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He that always gives way to others will end in having no principles of his own. Aesop

Men often applaud an imitation and hiss the real thing. Aesop

Any excuse will serve a tyrant. Aesop

Self-conceit may lead to self destruction. Aesop

The gods help them who help themselves. Aesop

Always stop to think whether your fun may be the cause of another's unhappiness Aesop

Appearances often are deceiving. Aesop

Children are not to be blamed for the faults of their parents. Aesop

Those who voluntarily put power into the hands of a tyrant ... must not wonder if it be at last turned against themselves. Aesop

A fair-minded man tries to see both sides of an argument. Aesop

Equals make the best friends. Aesop

If you are a friend, why do you bite me so hard? If an enemy, why do you fawn on me? Aesop

Those who enter through the back door can expect to be shown out through the window Aesop

Clumsy jesting is no joke. Aesop

The strong and the weak cannot keep company. Aesop

After the rain cometh the fair weather. Aesop

Liars often set their own traps. Aesop

Good things come in small packages. Aesop

It is easy to kick a person when he is down. Aesop

Better to learn wisdom from other people's misfortunes than from your own. Aesop

We can easily represent things as we wish them to be. Aesop

Then one day there really was a wolf, but when the boy shouted they didn't believe him. Aesop

Enemies'promises were made to be broken. Aesop

Vices are their own punishment. Aesop

It is easy to be brave when far away from danger. Aesop

Don't neglect the future in times of plenty, for tomorrow you may need what you wasted today. Aesop

Necessity knows no law. Aesop

Better poverty without care, than riches with. Aesop

The memory of a good deed lives. Aesop

Harm seek, harm find. Aesop

Every man should be content to mind his own business. Aesop

Benefits bestowed upon the evil-disposed, increase their means of injuring you. Aesop

The loiterer often imputes delay to his more active friend. Aesop

People often grudge others what they cannot enjoy themselves. Aesop

If you were foolish enough to sing all the summer, you must dance supperless to bed in the winter. Aesop

We should look to the mind, and not to the outward appearance. Aesop

Men often bear little grievances with less courage than they do large misfortunes. Aesop

Appearances may be deceiving. Aesop

A Fox entered the house of an actor and, rummaging through all his properties, came upon a Mask, an admirable imitation of a human head. He placed his paws on it and said, "What a beautiful head! Yet it is of no value, as it entirely lacks brains." Aesop

Never trust advice from a man in the throes of his own difficulty. Aesop

The hero is brave in deeds as well as words. Aesop

We should find out as much as possible about someone before coming into conflict with him. Aesop

Those who suffer most cry out the least. Aesop

The more you want, the more you stand to lose Aesop

Whoever neglects old friends for the sake of new deserves what e gets if he loses both Aesop

No argument, no matter how convincing, will give courage to a coward Aesop

Obscurity often brings safety. Aesop

Sometimes the slow ones blame the active for the delay. Aesop

Betray a friend, and you'll often find you have ruined yourself. Aesop

God helps those who have no-cut contracts. Aesop

You may share the labours of the great, but you will not share the spoil. Aesop

Oh, you aren't even ripe yet! I don't need any sour grapes. Aesop

Words may be deeds. Aesop

Evil wishes, like chickens, come home to roost. Aesop

Labour is the source of every blessing. Aesop

A consciousness of misfortunes arising from a man's own misconduct aggravates their bitterness. Aesop

Change of habit cannot alter Nature. Aesop

Evil companions bring more hurt than profit. Aesop

Every man for himself. Aesop

A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety. Aesop

Slow but steady wins the race. Aesop

Our insignificance is often the cause of our safety. Aesop

Adventure is worthwhile. Aesop

Destroy the seed of evil, or it will grow up to your ruin. Aesop

Beware of a wolf in sheep's clothing. Aesop

Fools take to themselves the respect that is given to their office. Aesop

All men are more concerned to recover what they lose than to acquire what they lack. Aesop

Look and see which way the wind blows before you commit yourself. Aesop

In critical moments even the very powerful have need of the weakest. Aesop

A person's true nature will reveal itself despite disguise. Aesop



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