Never advise anyone to go to war or to get married. Write down the advice of him who loves you, though you like it not at present. He that has no children brings them up well.
It takes two to quarrel, but only one to end it.
When love is not madness, it is not love.
The best mirror is an old friend.
An ounce of mother is worth a pound of clergy.
"If the devil is going to take me," said the courtesan, "let it be in a coach."
A beautiful wife without money is like a fine house without furniture.
A daily guest is a thief in the kitchen.
A day of fasting is the eve of a feast.
A day without bread lasts long.
A dog won't bite you if you are carrying a stick.
A donkey decked in gold is better than an over-laden horse.
A fool is someone who trusts another fool.
A fool who knows Latin is never a real fool.
A friend to everybody and to nobody is the same thing.
A good life is the best sermon.
A good life, they say, keeps wrinkles at bay.
A good man's pedigree is little hunted up.
A hidden fire is discovered by its smoke.
A hundred years hence we shall all be bald.
A lot of weeds will grow in a stagnant pond.