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 Aesop

Aesop

We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.More Aesop [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Affairs are easier of entrance than of exit; and it is but common prudence to see our way out before we venture in.More Aesop [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Enemies promises were made to be broken.More Aesop [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The injuries we do and the injuries we suffer are seldom weighed on the same scales.More Aesop [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A farmer who had a quarrelsome family called his sons and told them to lay a bunch of sticks before him. Then, after laying the sticks parallel to one another and binding them, he challenged his sons, one after one, to pick up the bundle and break it. They all tried, but in vain. Then, untying the bundle, he gave them the sticks to break one by one. This they did with the greatest ease. Then said the father, Thus, my sons, as long as you remain united, you are a match for anything, but differ and separate, and you are undone.More Aesop [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Example is the best precept.More Aesop [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.More Aesop [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The unhappy derive comfort from the misfortunes of others.More Aesop [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Obscurity brings safety.More Aesop [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Men often applaud an imitation and hiss the real thing.More Aesop [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Our insignificance is often the cause of our safety.More Aesop [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
In union there is strength.More Aesop [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Fools take to themselves the respect that is given to their office.More Aesop [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
It is easy to be brave when far away from danger.More Aesop [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
He that is discontented in one place will seldom be content in another.More Aesop [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.More Aesop [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
We hang the petty thieves and appoint the great ones to public office.More Aesop [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
The level of our success is limited only by our imagination and no act of kindness, however small, is ever wasted.More Aesop [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.More Aesop [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
Every truth has two sides it is as well to look at both, before we commit ourselves to either.More Aesop [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
A liar will not be believed, even when he speaks the truth.More Aesop [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
Don't let your special character and values, the secret that you know and no one else does, the truth - don't let that get swallowed up by the great chewing complacency.More Aesop [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
Better be wise by the misfortunes of others than by your own.More Aesop [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
A doubtful friend is worse than a certain enemy. Let a man be one thing or the other, and we then know how to meet him.More Aesop [03/12/2018 02:03:32]
It is easy to be brave from a safe distance.More Aesop [03/12/2018 02:03:32]

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