Happiness is something to do, something to love, something to hope for.
Though the speaker be a fool, let the hearer be wise.
Dios tarda pero no olvida -- God delays but doesn't forget.
Hear first, and speak afterwards.
Scornfu' dogs eat dirty puddin's.
Man longs to see that which he is afraid to see.
Let there be writing before you pay, and receipt before you write.
To be a merchant, the art consists more in getting paid than in making sales.
One good daughter is worth seven sons.