They say that no two sunsets are ever the same. Whether it’s the colors, the clouds, or the scenery each one has something unique about it.…
Adages from Samian personalities
Don’t let your special character and values, the secret that you know and no one else does, the truth – don’t let that get swallowed up by the great chewing complacency.
He that is discontented in one place will seldom be happy in another.
Do not cross the limit in eating and drinking
We hang the petty thieves and appoint the great ones to public office.
Choose a friend, you can not be happy alone, happiness needs to be shared
“Yes” and “No”, require the most serious decision
A joke, like salt, should be consumed with moderation
Do not let your imagination run wild. It will produce monsters
Plodding wins the race.
United we stand, divided we fall.
Injuries may be forgiven, but not forgotten.
Outside show is a poor substitute for inner worth.
Adventure is worthwhile.
Do not seek for happiness, it is always within yourself
The injuries we do and those we suffer are seldom weighed in the same scales.
The vagueness of the word is a sign of uncertainty of thoughts.
The art of happy life is to live in the present
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
Destroy the seed of evil, or it will grow up to your ruin.
Slow but steady wins the race.
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.
First of all do not lose your self-respect
People often grudge others what they cannot enjoy themselves.
Every truth has two sides, it is as well to look at both, before we commit ourselves to either.
To understand the nation, learn its language
It is easy to be brave from a safe distance.
Example is the best precept.
It’s not enough to want, one should act
After all is said and done, more is said than done.
Bad hopes, like bad guides, lead to bad actions
Alcoholism is exercising in madness
Legislation should be the voice of reason
Knowledge and wisdom is not the same thing
Whatever people think about you, do what you think is fair. Be equally indifferent to censure and praise
The art of living a happy life is in living in the present
Be a friend of the truth to the martyrdom, but do not be its defender to intolerance
The beginning is half of the case
Appearances are often deceiving.
We would often be sorry if our wishes were gratified.
A character creates a life
Life is like a play, some people come to fight, others come to play and the happiest come to watch
Gratitude is the sign of noble souls.
A human, trapped in his passions, is no longer free
A citizen without property has no fatherland
A liar will not be believed, even when he speaks the truth.
If you allow men to use you for your own purposes, they will use you for theirs.
Men often applaud an imitation and hiss the real thing.
Trust your life to mind only
We should look to the mind, and not to the outward appearance.
It is thrifty to prepare today for the wants of tomorrow.
Do not force children to cry too often, otherwise they will have nothing to cry over your grave
The art of living happily is to live in present
Life is never fair. For most of us, it’s perhaps better
It is not only fine feathers that make fine birds.
When leaving, do not look back
The level of our success is limited only by our imagination.
Better be wise by the misfortunes of others than by your own.
It is in vain to expect our prayers to be heard, if we do not strive as well as pray.
Friendship means equality. Friends share everything they have
Our insignificance is often the cause of our safety.
Self-conceit may lead to self destruction.
A doubtful friend is worse than a certain enemy. Let a man be one thing or the other, and we then know how to meet him.
Familiarity breeds contempt.
Neither act nor, be quiet, or say something better than silence, in a state of anger.
When waking up ask yourself, “What do I have to do today?” before going to sleep, ask “What I did today?
Do great things without promises
The little reed, bending to the force of the wind, soon stood upright again when the storm had passed over.
Do not count your chickens before they are hatched.
The more you know the world, the more you know yourself
Do not go for sleep until you have analyzed what you did during the day
Try to be wise first,and be smart when you’ll have free time
All thoughts that have huge consequences are always simple
Well, they say that numbers rule the world. At least there’s no doubt that numbers show how it is ruled.
Never do what you do not know. But learn everything you should know
A crust eaten in peace is better than a banquet partaken in anxiety.
A talented person feels happy when he puts his talent into practice
Please all, and you will please none.
Be content with your lot, one cannot be first in everything.
Even though life moves forward, youth has to start everything anew
He that always gives way to others will end in having no principles of his own.
Persuasion is often more effectual than force.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
Beware lest you lose the substance by grasping at the shadow.
The smaller the mind the greater the conceit.