Better to eat bread in peace, then cake amid turmoil.
Cabbage is best after it is reheated seven times.
Custom and law are sisters.
Gold without wisdom is but clay.
He who accepts favors, pawns his freedom.
He who blows into the wind gets smoke in his eyes.
In the darkness all cows are black.
Man is the head and woman is the crown upon it.
The flour tastes bitter to the mouse who has had enough.
The gates of hell are always open, even at midnight.
The one who first shuts up in an argument is from a good family.
There is no wise response to a foolish remark.
Who buys cheap pays twice.