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The only free cheese is in the mouse trap

Be careful when people offer you something for nothing, as they may be trying to trap or cheat you

The only stupid question is the one that is not asked

The more questions you ask, the more you learn, so do not be shy or afraid to ask questions

The proof of the pudding is in the eating

How good something is can only be verified by evaluating it

The road to hell is paved with good intentions

A persons' good intentions are not enough to guarantee success

The start of a journey should never be mistaken for success

Do not assume you have succeeded at something when you have only just started on it

The truth is in the wine

People speak more freely when they are drunk, often revealing secrets

The truth hurts

Hearing the truth can sometimes be painful, especially when you have been believing something else for a long time

The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong

  Only a morally strong person is able to forgive people who have hurt him

The wish is father to the thought

  Often, you think about and eventually act upon what you wish for

There are no endings, only new beginnings

  Do not think of an ending as the end of something but as the beginning of a new cycle or phase

There are no small parts, only small actors

  A good actor is able to make any role interesting and realistic, no matter how insignificant it may be

There only only twenty-four hours in a day

Time is a limited resource, so use it wisely

There is a time and a place for everything

  Act according to the occasion

There is many a slip 'twixt the cup and the lip

  Anything can go wrong at any time before a matter is settled

There is many at a true word that is spoken in jest

  A remark, such as something about a person's character, that is said jokingly, is often true to some extent



There is no fool like an old fool

  When an older person acts silly, he appears really ridiculous because at his age, he is expected to be wise and sensible

There no honor among thieves

  You cannot trust a thief

There is no point arguing with the barrel of a gun

  It is pointless trying to argue with a very angry or violent person

There is no such thing as a free lunch

  Nothing comes free
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Thee is no venom like that of the tongue

  The cruel things people sometimes say to one another can hurt more than the deadliest poison can

There is nothing new under the sun

  There is nothing in the world that has not been seen, heard, discovered, experienced before

There is one law for the rich, and another for the poor

  When the law is unjust and does not treat people fairly, but considers their wealth and status before deciding to help them

There is safety in numbers

  You are safer when others are around

They who dance must pay the fiddler

  You must be ready to accept the consequences of your actions

Think before you speak

  Think before you say anything so that you do not say something foolish or hurtful

Those who live in glass houses should not throw stones

  People with obvious faults should not criticse the faults of others because they are themselves targets for criticism

Time cures all things

  With time, people are likely to forgive and forget hurts

Time flies

  Time seems to move very fast when you are having fun or doing something urgent

Time is a great healer

  Time allows people to forgive and forget past hurts, injuries and loss as memories fade, and people become wiser and more mature

Time is money

  Time is valuable, especially to business people, and should not be wasted

Time the deed to the need

  Offer help when it is needed, and not when it is convenient for you

To understand all is to forgive all

  When you know why a person behaves in a certain way, you can forgive him what he does and says

Tomorrow is another day

  Tomorrow is a new day which gives you the opportunity to start over

Tomorrow never comes

  If you do not do something today you will probably not do it the next day either

Try not to become a man of success but a man of value

  Good character and moral strength are more valuable than material success

Two things prolong your life: a quiet heart and a loving wife

  Inner peace and a reliable life partner are a blessing to anyone

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