A country can be judged by the quality of its proverbs.
To change and to change for the better are two different things.
Charity sees the need not the cause.
Never give advice unless asked.
A hedge between keeps friendship green.
A poor person isn't he who has little, but he who needs a lot.
As fast as laws are devised, their evasion is contrived.
He who teaches children learns more than they do.
If you have a good friend, you don't need a mirror.
Anger without power is folly.
It's the whole, not the detail, that matters.
Who begins too much accomplishes little.
God gives, but man must open his hand.