Admonish thy friends in secret, praise them openly.
An angry man is again angry with himself when he returns to reason.
Any plan is bad which is incapable of modification.
Depend not on fortune, but on conduct.
Every day should be passed as if it were to be our last.
He doubly benefits the needy who gives quickly.
I have often regretted my speech, never my silence.
It is a very hard undertaking to seek to please everybody.
It is better to learn late than never.
It is no profit to have learned well, if you neglect to do well.
It is not every question that deserves an answer.
It takes a long time to bring excellence to maturity.
Let a fool hold his tongue and he will pass for a sage.
Look to be treated by others as you have treated others.
Mighty rivers can easily be leaped at their source.
Never find your delight in another’s misfortune.
No man is happy who does not think himself so.
No one knows what he can do till he tries.
The eyes are not responsible when the mind does the seeing.
You should go to a pear tree for pears, not to an elm.
You should not live one way in private, another in public.