Do not judge by appearances; a rich heart may be under a poor coat.
False friends are worse than bitter enemies.
Were it not for hope the heart would break.
Be happy while you're living, for you're a long time dead.
There is no greater fraud than a promise not kept.
They speak of my drinking but never think of my thirst
Do not judge by appearances; A rich heart may be under a poor coat.
We'll never know the worth of water till the well go dry.
Better bend than break.
Carelessness is worse than a thieve.
Meat makes, and clothes shapes, but manners makes a man.
Modesty is the beauty of women.
It's sin and not poverty that makes men miserable.
Assurance is two-thirds of success.
Monday is the key day of the week.
Common sense hides shame.
Danger and delight grow on one stalk.
Twelve highlanders and a bagpipe make a rebellion.
More than we use is more than we want.
Perfect love cannot be without equality.
May God bless you to live as long as you want to; and want to as long as you live!
Confessed faults are half-mended.
A dimple on the chin, the devil within.
Wink at small faults, for you have great ones yourself.
Insults should be well avenged or well endured.
Forsake not God till you find a better master.
If the doctor cures, the sun sees it; if he kills, the earth hides it.
One may survive distress, but not disgrace.
Never marry for money. Ye'll borrow it cheaper.
It's a sad house where the hen crows louder than the cock.
Any port in a storm.
Open confession is good for the soul.
He that winna be ruled by the rudder maun be ruled by the rock.
Who God does not teach, man cannot.
Money is flat and meant to be piled up.
A thread will tie an honest man better than a chain a rogue.
Where vice is vengeance follows.
While a person gets they can never lose.
Prayer and practice is good rhyme.
Plenty makes dainty!
Repentance won't cure mischief.