He is neither absent without fault, nor present without excuse.
There is no good accord where every man would be a lord.
Where every man is master the world goes to wreck.
Adversity makes a man wise, not rich.
Experience is the mother of knowledge
An old man is a bed full of bones.
A man without a wife is but half a man.
He that is angry without a cause shall be pleased without amends.
Every man is the architect of his own fortune.
An unfortunate man would be drowned in a tea-cup.
He that is once born, once must die.
Man cannot live by bread alone.
One man's loss is another man's gain.
He who builds by the roadside has many masters.
Do not all you can; spend not all you have; believe not all you hear; and tell
not all you know.
You cannot teach an old dog new tricks.
He that blows in the dust fills his eyes with it.
He that will steal an egg will steal an ox.
Better an open enemy than a false friend.
One of these day is none of these days.
A hungry man is an angry man.
A poor beauty finds more lovers than husbands.