Talk doesn't cook rice.
Clear conscience never fears midnight knocking.
Experience is a comb which nature gives to men when they are bald.
Sow much, reap much; sow little, reap little.
Learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere.
Never do anything standing that you can do sitting, or anything sitting that you can do lying down.
I hear and I forget, I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
Do not confine your children to your own learning, for they were born in another time.
Everyone pushes a falling fence.
There are two perfectly good men, one dead, and the other unborn.
The palest ink lasts longer than the most retentive memory.
To climb a tree to catch a fish is talking much and doing nothing.