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.
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 don't want to do something, one excuse is as good as another.
If you want your dreams to come true, don't sleep.
The girl who can't dance says the band can't play.
No one is as deaf as the man who will not listen.
A half truth is a whole lie.
A wise man hears one word and understands two.
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.
God is closest to those with broken hearts.
Better an ounce of luck than a pound of gold.
Everyone is kneaded out of the same dough but not baked in the same oven.
God couldn't be everywhere, so he created mothers
Look for the good, not the evil, in the conduct of members of the family.
The good fellow to everyone is a good friend to no one.
What soap is for the body, tears are for the soul.
A man should go on living -- if only to satisfy his curiosity.
A nation's treasure is its scholars.
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.
All of us are crazy in one way or another.
Loneliness breaks the spirit.
He who puts up with insult invites injury.
Loose tongues are worse than wicked hands.
Pride is the mask of one's own faults.
If you can't go over, you must go under.
Locks keep out only the honest.
A penny is a lot of money, if you have not got a penny.
He who marries for money earns it.
Charm is more than beauty.
If God lived on earth, people would break his windows.
In life, each of us must sometimes play the fool.
If a man is destined to drown, he will drown even in a spoonful of water.
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.
Against stupidity; God Himself is helpless.
All things grow with time -- except grief.
One chops the wood, the other does the grunting.
A friend you have to buy; enemies you get for nothing.
Too humble is half proud.
It's astonishing how important a man becomes when he dies.