1、The world is like a mirror: Frown at itand it frowns at you; smile, and it smiles too.
2、There's only one corner of the universe you can be sure of improving, and that's your own self.
3、Custom makes all things easy.
4、Difficult the first time, easy the second.
5、One never lose anything by politeness.
6、Poverty is stranger to industry.
7、The heart is seen in wine.
8、Never hit a man when he is down.
9、He would climb the ladder must begin at the bottom.
10、East or west, home is the best.
11、The worse luck now, the better another time.
12、A contented mind is a continual / perpetual feast.
13、Rome was not built in a day.
14、As heroes think, so thought Bruce.
15、A guest should suit the convenience of the host.
16、Life is a horse, and either you ride it or it rides you.
17、Behind the mountains there are people to be found.
18、Sow nothing, reap nothing.
19、The best hearts are always the bravest.
20、It is never too late to mend.
21、Variety is the spice of life.
22、First impressions are half the battle.
23、Some thing is learned every time a book is opened.
24、Home is where the heart is.
25、Bad times make a good man.
26、Life is a span.
27、Just has long arms.
28、A young idler, an old beggar.
29、Never judge by appearances.
30、Merry meet, merry part.
31、Strike while the iron is hot.
32、The reason why a great man is great is that he resolves to be a great man.
33、Business is business.
34、Haste makes waste.
35、Wasting time is robbing oneself.
36、It six of one and half a dozen of the other.
37、Sense comes with age.
38、A fall into the pit, a gain in your wit.
39、Life is real, life is earnest.
40、What is done cannot be undone.
41、The shortest way to do many things is to only one thing at a time.
42、Use legs and have legs.
43、One who has seen the ocean thinks nothing of mere rivers.
44、There is no garden without its weeds.
45、Keep something for a rainy day.
46、The wealth of the mind is the only wealth.
47、Practice makes perfect.
48、Faith can move mountains.
49、You can't judge a tree by its bark.
50、Death comes to all, but great achievements raise a monument which shall endure until the sun grows old. 死亡无人能免，但非凡的成就会树起一座纪念碑，它将一直立到太阳冷却之时。
51、Wealth is the test of a man's character.
52、Meet plot with plot.
53、Wine in, truth out.
54、Do not teach fish to swim.
55、Life would be too smooth if it had no rubs in it.
56、Sharp tools make good work.
57、No fire without smoke.
58、Life is the art of drawing sufficient conclusions form insufficient premises.
59、A common danger causes common action.
60、Do not change horses in mid-stream.
61、Do not have too many irons in the fire.
62、Out of sight, out of mind.
63、All time is no time when it is past.
64、To be both a speaker of words and a doer of deeds.
65、Man proposes, God disposes.
66、The greatest test of courage on earth is to bear defeat without losing heart.
67、Clumsy birds have to start flying early.
68、All rivers run into the sea.
69、Bad luck often brings good luck.
70、An apple a day keeps the doctor away.
71、A letter from home is a priceless treasure.
72、A bosom friend afar brings a distant land near.
73、Good wine needs no bush.
74、Time tries all things.
75、Desire has no rest.
76、Life is fine and enjoyable, yet you must learn to enjoy your fine life.
77、Life is like music. It must be composed by ear, feeling and instinct, not by rule.
78、So many men, so many minds.
79、Do one thing at a time, and do well.
80、Nurture passes nature.
81、Doubt is the key to knowledge.
82、Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint on it you can.
83、Mind acts upon mind.
84、One is never too old to learn.
85、There is no royal road to learning.
86、One swallow does not make a summer.
87、The car will find its way round the hill when it gets there.
88、Suffering is the most powerful teacher of life.
89、Only they who fulfill their duties in everyday matters will fulfill them on great occasions.
90、Experience is the best teacher.
91、Virtue never grows old.
92、He who has an art has everywhere a part.
93、Life is but a hard and tortuous journey.
94、If you are not inside a house, you don not know about its leaking.
95、Walls have ears.
96、A man's best friends are his ten fingers.
97、A man is only as good as what he loves.
98、Life is painting a picture, not doing a sum.
99、He that promises too much means nothing.