It cannot be true religion if it loves money.
A ragged sack holds no grain, a poor man is not taken into counsel.
Money is best when counted, a woman is best when beaten.
A bad tree does not yield good apples.
Against change of fortune set a brave heart.
If you have figs in your knapsack, everyone will want to be your friend.
A lucky person is someone who plants pebbles and harvests potatoes.
A resourceful man knows to avoid a disadvantageous situation close at hand.
Take nothing in hand that may bring repentance.