Give The Wise Man A Hint
Give the wise man a hint and leave him to act.
He That Exceeds His Commission
He that exceeds his commission must answer for it at his own cost.
The Beard Does Not Make
The beard does not make the philosopher.
The Court Of Rome Likes
The court of rome likes not sheep without wool.
Have An Open Face
Have an open face, but conceal your thoughts.
The Best Physicians Are
The best physicians are dr. Diet, dr. Quiet, and dr. Merryman.
The Bell Does Not Go To Mass
The bell does not go to mass, and yet calls every one to it.
The Best Advice One Can Give
The best advice one can give to the hungry is bread.
He Who Would Be Long
He who would be long an old man must begin betimes.
The Best Spices Are In Small Bags
The best spices are in small bags.
From Still Water God Keep Me
From still water god keep me; from running water I will keep myself.
He That Is In Fault Is In Suspicion
He that is in fault is in suspicion.
From The Same Flower The Bee
From the same flower the bee extracts honey and the wasp gall.
He Who Works By Himself
He who works by himself does the work of three.
He Who Buys Betimes Buys Cheaply
He who buys betimes buys cheaply.
The Best Is The Cheapest
The best is the cheapest.
He Is Wise Who Learns
He is wise who learns at another’s cost.