Everyone is the son of his own works.
It is not the fine, but the coarse and ill-spun that breaks.
No one perceives where the shoe pinches but he who wears it.
The goodness of the father reaches higher than a mountain; that of the mother goes deeper than the ocean.
Home is the father's kingdom, the children's paradise, the mother's world.
Wine in moderation is a stomach tonic.
Greed is envy's auldest brither: scraggy wark they mak thegither.
The Church never gives anything away.
Go out from your village: don't let your village go out form you.