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Miguel De Cervantes Quotes


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There's not the least thing can be said or done, but people will talk and find fault.
 

They can expect nothing but their labor for their pains.
[Labor]
 

They who lose today may win tomorrow.
[The Future]
 

Think before thou speakest.
 

Those two fatal words, Mine and Thine.
 

Those who'll play with cats must expect to be scratched.
 

Thou hast seen nothing yet.
 

Though I am an inn-keeper, thank heaven I am a Christian.
 

Three things too much, and three too little are pernicious to man; to speak much, and know little; to spend much, and have little; to presume much, and be worth little.
 

Time ripens all things. No man is born wise. Bishops are made of men and not of stones.
 

Tis a dainty thing to command, though twere but a flock of sheep.
 

Tis ill talking of halters in the house of a man that was hanged.
 

Tis the only comfort of the miserable to have partners in their woes.
 

To be prepared is half the victory.
 

To give the devil his due.
 

To withdraw is not to run away, and to stay is no wise action when there is more reason to fear than to hope. 'Tis the part of a wise man to keep himself today for tomorrow, and not venture all his eggs in one basket.
[Action]
 

Tomorrow will be a new day.
 

Too much sanity may be madness. And maddest of all, to see life as it is and not as it should be!
 

Treason pleases, but not the traitor.
[Treason]
 

True and good friendship must not be suspicious of anything.
 


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