155 Proverbs about Itself / Page 2
11. The pebble in the brook secretly thinks itself a precious stone.
12. An ass is beautiful in the eyes of an ass; a sow in those of a sow; and every race is attractive to itself.
13. History repeats itself.
14. Hunger sweetens everything but itself.
15. Old age is in itself a disease.
16. Subtlety set a trap and caught itself.
17. The act itself does not constitute a crime, unless the intent be criminal.
18. The fear of death is worse than death itself.
19. The gnat trusting itself to the flame is singed.
20. The labour is in itself a pleasure.