A cheerful face is nearly as good for an invalid as healthy weather.
A countryman between two lawyers is like a fish between two cats.
A false friend and a shadow stay around only while the sun shines.
A good conscience is a continual Christmas.
A great empire, like a great cake, is most easily diminished at the edges.
A house is not a home unless it contains food and fire for the mind as well as the body.
A life of leisure and a life of laziness are two things. There will be sleeping enough in the grave.
A little house well filled, A little field well tilled, And a little wife well willed, Are great riches.
A long life may not be good enough, but a good life is long enough.
A man may, if he knows not how to save as he gets, keep his nose to the grindstone.