There is a significant Latin proverb; to wit: Who will guard the guards?
It ain't so much trouble to get rich as it is to tell when we have got rich.
It is a statistical fact that the wicked work harder to reach hell than the righteous do to enter heaven.
Some folks are wise and some otherwise.
Never work before breakfast. If you have to work before breakfast, get your breakfast first.
When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished at how much the old man had learned in seven years.