Children are the anchors that hold a mother to life.
I would prefer even to fail with honor than win by cheating.
Always desire to learn something useful.
Rather fail with honor than succeed by fraud.
To be doing good deeds is man's most glorious task.
Our happiness depends on wisdom all the way.
There is no success without hardship.
One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is love.
Success is dependent on effort.
A human being is only breath and shadow.
Profit is sweet, even if it comes from deception.
Who seeks shall find.
Bear up, my child, bear up; Zeus who oversees and directs all things is still mighty in heaven.
Money is the worst currency that ever grew among mankind. This sacks cities, this drives men from their homes, this teaches and corrupts the worthiest minds to turn base deeds.
Foolishness is indeed the sister of wickedness.
Kindness is ever the begetter of kindness.
Men of ill judgment ignore the good that lies within their hands, till they have lost it.
Things gained through unjust fraud are never secure.
A word does not frighten the man who, in acting, feels no fear.
Every man can see things far off but is blind to what is near.
A man growing old becomes a child again.
A wise doctor does not mutter incantations over a sore that needs the knife.
Gratitude to gratitude always gives birth.
Even a poor man can receive honors.