Where love reigns the impossible may be attained.
Life is not a continuum of pleasant choices, but of inevitable problems that call for strength, determination, and hard work
Sit on the bank of a river and wait: Your enemy's corpse will soon float by.
Only mad dogs and Englishmen go out in the noonday sun
The pain is sometimes preferable to the treatment
Keep five yards from a carriage, ten yards from a horse, and a hundred yards from an elephant; but the distance one should keep from a wicked man cannot be measured.
Listen or thy tongue will keep thee deaf
There are three things in life which are real: God, human folly, and laughter. The first two are beyond our comprehension so we must do what we can with the third.
To carry his load without resting, not to be bothered by heat or cold and always be content: these three things we can learn from a donkey
When we take one step toward to God, he takes seven steps toward us.
You can never enter the same river twice.
There is nothing so eloquent as a rattlesnake's tail
To watch us dance is to hear our hearts speak
Better to dig one deep well than 10 shallow ones.
Blaming your faults on your nature does not change the nature of your faults
Conquer a man who never gives by gifts; Subdue untruthful men by truthfulness; Vanquish an angry man by gentleness; And overcome the evil man by goodness
Don't let grass grow on the path of friendship
Don't just cross a river--cross it bearing fire!.
Don't judge any man until you have walked two moons in his moccasins
Even a cat is a liion in her own lair
Fate and self-help share equally in shaping our destiny
These can never be true friends: Hope, dice, a prostitute, a robber, a cheat, a goldsmith, a monkey, a doctor, a distiller.
No one was ever lost on a straight road.
A person who misses a chance and the monkey who misses its branch can't be saved
The way to overcome the angry man is with gentleness, the evil man with goodness, the miser with generosity and the liar with truth.
The most beautiful things in the universe are the starry heavens above us and the feeling of duty within us.
Do not blame God for having created the tiger, but thank him for not having given it wings
Don't bargain for fish which are still in the water.
A person consists of his faith. Whatever is his faith, even so is he.
I had no shoes and complained, until I met a man who had no feet.
If you're going to live by the river, make friends with the crocodile
If you live in the river you should make friends with the crocodile.
Great anger is more destructive than the sword
For the friendship of two, the patience of one is required.
You can only lean against that which resists.
You can often find in rivers what you cannot find in oceans.
Agriculture is best, enterprise is acceptable, but avoid being on a fixed wage.