A good tongue is a good weapon.
A bad padlock invites a picklock.
A birbe will enter without knocking.
A black plum is as sweet as a white.
A friend in need is a friend indeed.
A friend is known in necessity.
A good anvil does not fear the hammer.
A good beginning is half the battle.
A good book is the best of friends, the same today and for ever.
A good deed is never lost.
A good friend is my nearest relation.
A good horse cannot be of a bad colour.
A good man can no more harm than a sheep.
A good marksman may miss.
A good reputation sits still;a bad one runs about.
A good shift may serve long,but it will not serve ever.
A good tale ill told is marred in the telling.
A good tale is none the worse for being told twice.
A good thing is soon snatched up.
A good tree cannot bring forth evil fruit,neither can a corrupt tree bring forth good fruit.
A lie begets a lie.
A little pot is soon hot.
A man who fears suffering is already suffering from what he fears.
A painter leaves his emotions behind him for his posterity to share.
A plant may produce new flowers; man is young but once./ Flowers will bloom again in due time,but man can never regain his youth.
Agood horse should be seldom spurred.
Anything to drink?
As long as you live,you should be man useful to the people./ Be useful to the people all your life.
Bear with evil,and expect good.
Better pay the butcher than the doctor.
Blow first and sip afterwards.
Books are the ever-burning lamps of accrmulated wisdom.
Cheerfulness is health; its opposite, melancholy, is disease.
Children enter primary school at the age of 7.
Comfort is better than pride.
Conceited [=ingenious] goods are quickly spent.
Dexterity comes by experience.
Doubt is the key of knowledge.
Drift is as bad as unthrift.
Even a black hen lays a white egg.
Even the emperor has straw-sandaled relatives.
Even the weariest river winds somewhere safe to sea.
Falsehood like a nettle stings those who meddle with it.
Fierce-browed, I coolly defy a thousand pointing fingers; head bowed,like a willing ox I serve the children.
Fine feathers make fine birds.
Fine words butter no parsnips.
Forgive and forget.
Good acts are better than good intentions.
Good art is not what it looks like,but what it does to us .
Good steel should be used for the making of the sword's cutting edge.
Good temper is like a sunny day; it sheds its brightness everywhere.
Good things are worth waiting for.
Good ware makes quick markets.
Habour no ill intention against others, but never relax vigilance against evil-doers.
He lives long that lives well.
He that can read and meditate will not find his evenings long or life tedious.
He that fears death lives not.
He that fights and runs away may live to fight another day.
He that mischie hatches, mischief catches.
He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper.
His bashful mind hinders his good intent.
I prefer tea to coffee.
Ill news hath wings, and with the wind doth go.Comfort's a cripple and comes very slow.
Is the plain along the river good for farming?
It is good to have friends in trouble.
It's been a long time
It's been a long time.
It's hard to say
It's nice meeting you
It's not four o'clock.
It's still undecided.
Justifying a fault doubles it.
Kind hearts are more than coronets.
Laugh and the world laughs with you,weep and you weep alone.
Life is measured by thought and action, not by time.
Lilies are whitest in a blackamoor's hand.
Live and learn. /Keep on learning as long as you live.
Living well is the best revenge.
Looking back on it,I think I shouldn't have given up the contest so easily.
Marriage is a covered dish.
Marriage is like vitamins: we supplement each other's minimum daily requirements.
Marriage makes or mars a man.
Nothing is dearer to a man than a friend in need.
One who keeps abreast of the time remains young.
One's sin will find one out.
Painting is silent poetry,and poetry is a speaking picture.
That is a good book which is opened with expectation and closed with profit.
The fairest rose is at last withered.
The fire is the test of gold; adversity is the test of a strong man.
The golden age is before us, not behind us.
The higher the ape goes, the more he shows his tail.
The meeting is put off.
The moon is a moon whether it shines or not.
The throne is but a piece of wood covered with velvet.
The turtle lays thousands of eggs without anyone knowing, but when the hen lays an egg, the whole country is informed.
The unexamined life is not worth living.
To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die.
To live is to function. That is all there is in living.
What is learned in the cradle is carried to the grave.
What will you do the day after on next?
When the fox preaches, take care of your geese.