43 Total Quotes

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No labor, however humble, is dishonoring.
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#Work

Every blade of grass has its angel that bends over it and whispers, 'Grow, grow.'
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#Angels

Fish die when they are out of water, and people die without law and order.
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#Law And Lawyers #Law

There are stars who's light only reaches the earth long after they have fallen appart. There are people who's remembrance gives light in this world, long after they have passed away. This light shines in our darkest nights on the road we must follow.
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#Earth

When you teach your son, you teach your son's son.
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#Parents And Parenting

Who is wise? One who learns from all.
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#Wisdom

A dream which is not interpreted is like a letter which is not read.
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#Dreams

Man has three friends on whose company he relies. First, wealth - which goes with him only while good fortune lasts. Second, his relatives - they go only as far as the grave and leave him there. The third friend, his good deeds, go with him beyond th
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#Company

The joy of the heart begets song
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#Heart

To break an oral agreement which is not legally binding is morally wrong
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#Agreement

You can educate a fool, but you cannot make him think
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#Education

Make your books your companions
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#Books And Reading

Richer is one hour of repentance and good works in this world than all of life of the world to come; and richer is one hour's calm of spirit in the world to come than all of life of this world
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#Life

This is the punishment of a liar: he is not believed, even when he speaks the truth.
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#Punishment #Lies And Lying

There is no pity for a man who moans about living in one town and does not move to another.
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#Living

A person will be called to account on Judgment Day for every permissible thing he might have enjoyed but did not.
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#Enjoyment

If silence be good for the wise, how much better for fools
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#Silence #Fools And Foolishness

Doubt cannot override a certainty
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#Doubt

Sin is sweet in the beginning, but bitter in the end.
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#Sin

The end result of wisdom is... good deeds.
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#Wisdom

The Divine Spirit does not reside in any except the joyful heart
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#Spirit

Don't use the conduct of a fool as a precedent
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#Fools And Foolishness

He who loves money will not be satisfied with money
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#Money

Life is so short we must move very slowly.
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#Life

Thy friend has a friend, and thy friend's friend has a friend; be discreet
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#Friends Or Friendship

For the unlearned, old age is winter; for the learned it is the season of the harvest.
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#Age And Aging

Silence (in court) may be equivalent to confession
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#Silence