Quotes by Greek Author Aesop




No Act of Kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted. Aesop

We hang the petty thieves and appoint the great ones to public office. Aesop

We would often be sorry if our wishes were gratified. Aesop

He that is discontented in one place will seldom be content in another. Aesop

Please all, and you will please none. Aesop

We would often be sorry if our wishes were granted. Aesop
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The little reed, bending to the force of the wind, soon stood upright again when the storm had passed over. Aesop

Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties. Aesop

The injuries we do and the injuries we suffer are seldom weighed on the same scales. Aesop
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He that always gives way to others will end in having no principles of his own. Aesop

Beware lest you lose the substance by grasping at the shadow. Aesop

We often give our enemies the means to our own destruction. Aesop
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It is not only fine feathers that make fine birds. Aesop

In union there is strength. Aesop

Appearances are deceptive. Aesop

The unhappy derive comfort from the misfortunes of others. Aesop

Slow and steady wins the race. Aesop

Fools take to themselves the respect that is given to their office. Aesop

Wealth unused might as well not exist. Aesop

A liar will not be believed, even when he speaks the truth. Aesop


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