Being mortal, never pray for an untroubled life But ask the gods to give you an enduring heart
A chaste woman ought not to dye her hair yellow
There is but one genuine love-potion - consideration.
Of all the wild beasts of land or sea, the wildest is woman
Marriage, if truth be told (of this be sure), An evil is - but one we must endure
It must be that evil communications corrupt good dispositions.
Bad company corrupts good character
A joke without a point, inane and bald, itself a joke on joking may be called
In adversity man is saved by hope