We would often be sorry if our wishes were gratified.
We often give our enemies the means for our own destruction.
What a splendid head yet no brain.
Thinking to get at once all the gold the goose could give. He killed it and opened it only to find - nothing.
United we stand; divided we fall.
The unhappy derive comfort from the misfortunes of others.
You may share the labours of the great but you may not share the spoil.
We hang the petty thieves and appoint the great ones to public office.
Union gives strength.