If you want your dreams to come true, don't over sleep.
I felt sorry for myself because I had no shoes -- until I met a man who had no feet.
What you don't see with your eyes, don't witness with your mouth.
Never trust the man who tells you all his troubles but keeps from you all his joys.
A half truth is a whole lie.
One of life's greatest mysteries is how the boy who wasn't good enough to marry your daughter can be the father of the smartest grandchild in the world.
If you want your dreams to come true, don't sleep.
If you don't want to do something, one excuse is as good as another.
No one is as deaf as the man who will not listen.
A wise man hears one word and understands two.
The girl who can't dance says the band can't play.
When a father gives to his son, both laugh; when a son gives to his father, both cry.
If you want to know what God thinks of money, look at the people he gives it to.
Pray that you will never have to bear all that you are able to endure.
It is easier to guard a sack full of fleas than a girl in love.
Don't approach a goat from the front, a horse from the back, or a fool from any side.
Better an ounce of luck than a pound of gold.
God is closest to those with broken hearts.
Everyone is kneaded out of the same dough but not baked in the same oven.
Look for the good, not the evil, in the conduct of members of the family.
God couldn't be everywhere, so he created mothers
The good fellow to everyone is a good friend to no one.
What soap is for the body, tears are for the soul.
A nation's treasure is its scholars.
A man should go on living -- if only to satisfy his curiosity.
The man who gives little with a smile gives more than the man who gives much with a frown.
Some people are electrifying, they light up a room when they leave.
God gave burdens, also shoulders.
You cannot hold your head high with your hand out.
A mother understands what a child does not say.
Loneliness breaks the spirit.
All of us are crazy in one way or another.
He who puts up with insult invites injury.
Pride is the mask of one's own faults.
Loose tongues are worse than wicked hands.
A penny is a lot of money, if you have not got a penny.
Locks keep out only the honest.
If you can't go over, you must go under.
If a man is destined to drown, he will drown even in a spoonful of water.
He who marries for money earns it.
Against stupidity; God Himself is helpless.
If God lived on earth, people would break his windows.
Charm is more than beauty.
If we cannot do what we will, we must will what we can.
When a habit begins to cost money, it's called a hobby.
All things grow with time -- except grief.
In life, each of us must sometimes play the fool.
It's astonishing how important a man becomes when he dies.
One chops the wood, the other does the grunting.
Too humble is half proud.
A friend you have to buy; enemies you get for nothing.