607 Proverbs about Ones / Page 2
11. Large demands on oneself and little demands on others keep resentment at bay.
12. O eggs, never fight with stones.
13. Slander cannot destroy an honest man: when the flood recedes the rock is there.
14. Small ills are the fountains of most of our groans. Men trip not on mountains, they stumble on stones.
15. The man who removes a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.
16. To persecute the unfortunate is like throwing stones on one fallen into a well.
17. You buy land, you buy stones; you buy meat, you buy bones.
18. Eggs should not fight stones.
19. But for all that the honest man has not got his purse.
20. For the last-comer the bones.