1. 10

    Gestures, in love, are incomparably more attractive, effective and valuable than words.

    19
  2. 9

    If you wish to avoid seeing a fool, you must first break your mirror

    20
  3. 8

    If the skies fall, one may hope to catch larks.

    23
  4. 7

    A child is not a vase to be filled, but a fire to be lit.

    25
  5. 6

    Keep running after a dog and he will never bite you.

    26
  6. 5

    When I drink, I think; and when I think, I drink.

    29
  7. 4

    Tell the truth and shame the devil.

    36
  8. 3

    A habit does not a monk make.

    48
  9. 2

    We always long for the forbidden things, and desire what is denied us.

    54
  10. 1

    I place no hope in my strength, nor in my works: but all my confidence is in God my protector, who never abandons those who have put all their hope and thought in him.

    102
  11. Last Update: 28 January 2023

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