And that's the world in a nutshell -- an appropriate receptacle.
A government which robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul.
There is nothing so absurd but some philosopher has said it.
The school of hard knocks is an accelerated curriculum.
You might as well fall flat on your face as lean over too far backward.
Nobody has ever bet enough on the winning horse.
Too clever is dumb.
Tell the truth and run.
The reverse side also has a reverse side.
It is better to be a coward for a minute than dead for the rest of your life.