Danger can never by overcome without taking risks.
He ought to be feared who sends you with a message, not the one to whom you are sent.
Old pigs have hard snouts.
Who excuses himself without being accused makes his fault manifest.
Put not all your eggs into one basket.
When a man is not a lover in his twenties, not strong in his thirties, not rich in his forties and not wise in his fifties he will never be so.
It is hard to fling at the brod, or kick at the prick.
A house without a woman is the devil's own lodging.
God will listen to you whatever cloak you wear.