1. Time flies.
2. Time is money.
3. Time and tide wait for no man.
4. Time tries all.
5. Time tries truth.
6. Time past cannot be called back again.
7. All time is no time when it is past.
8. No one can call back yesterday;Yesterday will not be called again.
9. Tomorrow comes never.
10.One today is worth two tomorrows.
11.The morning sun never lasts a day.
12.Christmas comes but once a year.
13.Pleasant hours fly past.
14.Happiness takes no account of time.
15.Time tames the strongest grief.
16.The day is short but the work is much.
17.Never deter till tomorrow that which you can do today.
18.Have you somewhat to do tomorrow,do it today.
19.To him that does everything in its proper time,one day is worth three.
20.To save time is to lengthen life.
21.Everything has its time and that time must be watched.
22.Take time when time cometh,lest time steal away.
23.When an opportunity is neglected,it never comes back to you.
24.Make hay while the sun shines.
25.Strike while the iron is hot.
26.Work today,for you know not how much you may be hindered tomrrow.
27.Punctuality is the soul of business.
28.Procrastination is the thief of time.
29.Every tide hath ist ebb.
30.Knowledge is power.
31.Wisdom is more to be envied than riches.
32.Wisdom is better than gold or silver.
33.Wisdom in the mind is better than money in the hand.
34.Wisdom is a good purchase though we pay dear for it.
35.Doubt is the key of knowledge.
36.If you want knowledge,you must toil for it.
37.A little knowledge is a dangerous thing.
38.A handful of common sense is worth a bushel of learning.
39.Knowledge advances by steps and not by leaps.
40.Learn wisdom by the follies of others.
41.It is good to learn at another man's cost.
42.Wisdom is to the mind what health is to the body.
43.Experience is the best teacher.
44.Experience is the father of wisdom and memory the mother.
45.Dexterity comes by experience.
46.Practice makes perfect.
47.Experience keeps a dear school,but fools learn in no other.
48. Experience without learning is better than learning without experience.
49.Wit once bought is worth twice taught.
50.Seeing is believing.
51.Business is the salt of life.
52.Business before pleasure.
53.Business makes a man as well as tries him.
54.Business neglected is business lost.
55.Never think yourself above business.
56.Business may be troublesome,but idleness is pernicious.
57.He that thinks his business below him will always be above his business.
58.Do business,but be not a slave to it.
59.Everybody's business is nobody's business.
60.Work makes the workman.
61.Better master one than engage with ten.
62.A work ill done must be twice done.
63.They who cannot do as they would,must do as they can.
64.If you would have a thing well done,do it yourself.
65.He that doth most at once doth least.
66.Do as most men do and men will speak well of thee.
67.What may be done at any time will be done at no time.
68.Better late than never.
69.Whatever is worth doing at all is worth doing well.
70.The shortest answer is doing the thing.
71.Action is the proper fruit of knowledge.
72.Finished labours are pleasant.
73.It is lost labour to sow where there is no soil.
74.It is right to put everything in its proper use.
75.Affairs that are done by due degrees are soon ended.
76.All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy.
77.Work bears witness who does well.
78.It is not work that kills,but worry.
79.He that will not work shall not eat.
80.Business is business.
81.Deliberate slowly,execute promptly.
82.Put your shoulder to the wheel.
83.Never do things by halves.
84.In for a penny,in for a pound.
85.Many hands make quick work.
86.Many hands make light work.
87.A bad workman quarrels with his tools.
88.Diligence is the mohter of success.
89.Idleness is the root of all evil.
90.Care and diligence bring luck.
91.Diligence is the mother of good fortune.
92.Industry is fortune's right hand,and frugality her left.
93.Idleness is the key of beggary.
94.No root,no fruit.
95.Idle people (folks) have the most labour (take the most pains).
96.Sloth is the key of poverty.
97.Sloth turneth the edge of wit.
98.An idle brain is the devil's workshop.
99.The secret of wealth lieth in the letters SAVE.
100. An idle youth,a needy age.
1. Waste not,want not.
2. From saving comes having.
3. A penny saved is a penny gained.
4. Take care of the pence and the pound
will take care of themselves.
5. Frugality is an estate alone.
6. He that regards not a penny,will lavish a pound.
7. Small gains bring great wealth.
8. Many a little makes a mickle.
9. As the touchstone tries gold,so gold tries man.
10.Courage and resolution are the spirit
and soul of virtue.
11.The path to glory is always rugged.
12.Nothing is difficult to the man who will try.
13.The fire is the test of gold;adversity of strong man.
14.Great hopes make great man.
15.No way is impossible to courage.
16.A smooth sea never made a skillful mariner.
17.The good seaman is known in bad weather.
18.The best hearts are always the bravest.
19.We must not lie down,and cry,God help us.
20.He that falls today may be up again tomorrow.
21.Rome was not built in a day.
22.Success belongs to the persevering.
23.We must repeat a thousand and one times that
perseverance is the only road to success.
24.Perseverance is failing nineteen times
and succeeding the twentieth.
25.Step by step the ladder is ascended.
26.Adversity leads to prosperity.
27.Patience and application will carry us through.
28.Fortune often rewards with interest those
that have patience to wait for her.
29.All things will come round to him who will but wait.
30.Constant dropping wears the stone.
31.Omelets are not made without breaking of eggs.
32.The world is a ladder for some to go up
and others to go down.
33.There needs a long apprenticeship to understand
the mystery of the world's trade.
34.Life is sweet.
35.Where there is life,there is hope.
36.Life is not all beer and skittles.
37.Much water runs by the mill that
the miller knows not of.
38.Fortune knocks once at least at every man's door.
39.If you are too fortunate,you will not know yourself;
if you are too unfortunate,nobody will know you.
40.Every man is the architect of his own fortune.
41.Happy is he who knows his follies in his youth.
42.Misfortunes never (seldom) come alone (single).
43.Misfortune is a good teacher.
44.Misfortunes come at night.
45.Misfortunes tell us what fortune is.
46.Adversity makes a man wise,not rich.
47.Live and learn.
48.It is never too old to learn.
49.A man becomes learned by asking questions.
50.There is no royal road to learning.
51.He who is ashamed of asking is ashamed of learning.
52.What is learned in the cradle lasts till the grave.
53.Learning makes a good man better and ill man worse.
54.Soon learnt,soon forgotten.
55.Learn young,learn fair.
56.A lazy youth,a lousy age.
57.He that knows nothing,doubts nothing.
58.A good name keeps its luster in the dark.
59.Fame is a magnifying glass.
60.A good fame is better than a good face.
61.Fame like a river is narrowest at its
source and broadest afar off.
62.Take honour from me and my life is done.
63.Beware of him who regards not his reputation.
64.It is better to die with honour than to live in infamy.
65.Adversity successfully overcome is the highest glory.
66.Reputation is often got without merit
and lost without fault.
67.Your father's honour is to you
but a second-hand honour.
68.Never trust another what you should do yourself.
69.It is an equal failing to trust everybody,
and to trust nobody.
70.Eat a peck of salt with a man before you trust him.
71.If you trust before you try,
you may repent before you die.
72.Never trust to fine words.
73.Trust not a great weight to a slender thread.
74.Be just to all,but trust not all.
75.Trust thyself only,and another shall not betray thee.
76.Self-trust is the essence of heroism.
77.Confidence is a plant of slow growth.
78.Truth is the daughter of time.
79.Truth hath a good face,but ill clothes.
80.Truth and roses have thorns about them.
81.Truth may be blamed,but shall never be shamed.
82.Though malice may darken truth,it cannot put it out.
83.Truth will prevail.
84.Truth's best ornament is nakedness.
85.Facts are stubborn things.
86.Sooner or later,the truth comes to light.
87.The truths we least like to hear are those
which it is most to our advantage to know.
88.Falsehood like a nettle stings those
who meddle with it.
89.There is many a fair thing full false.
90.Though a lie be well drest,it is ever overcome.
91.A lie begets a lie till they come to generations.
92.A false tongue will hardly speak truth.
93.False with one can be false with two.
94.He that will lie will steal.
95.Gossiping and lying go together.
96.Equivocation is first cousin to a lie.
97.A great talker is a great liar.
98.The greatest liars talk most of themselves.
99.Lying rides upon debt's back.
100. Lying is the first step to the gallows.
1. Pardoning the bad is injuring the good.
2. The evil wound is cured but not the evil name.
3. Evil communications corrupt good manners.
4. No wrong without remedy.
5. Virtue flies from the heart of a mercenary man.
6. First think,and then speak.
7. A word spoken is past recalling(The words once spoken can never be recalled).
8. While the word is in your mouth,it is your own;when 'tis once spoken, 'tis another's.
9. Speech is silver,silence is gold.
10.Few words are best.
11.No wisdom like silence.
12.Least said,soonest mended.
13.Second thoughts are best.
14.Look before you leap.
15.He is a wise man who speaks little.
16.Fair words butter no parsnips.
17.The tongue is not made of steel,yet it cuts.
18.Sometimes words hurt more than swords.
19.A good tongue is a good weapon.
20.A wise head makes a close mouth.
21.It is one thing to speak much and another to speak pertinently.
22.Unprofitable eloquence is like the cypress,which is great and tall,but bears no fruit.
23.Better say nothing than nothing to the purpose.
24.Many a true word is spoken in jest.
25.Few words,many deeds.
26.Actions speak louder than words.
27.From words to deeds is a great space.
29.Bare words,no bargain.
30.Deeds are fruits,words are but leaves.
31.Ill deeds cannot honour.
32.Fine words dress ill deeds.
33.Good words and ill deeds deceive wise and fools.
34.Our own actions are our security,not others' judgements.
35.A man of words and not deeds is like a garden full of weeds.
36.A man is not good or bad for one action.
37.A man apt to promise is apt to forget.
38.A man that breaks his word,bids others to be false to him.
39.Easier said than done.
40.The greatest talkers are always the least doers.
41.The proof of the pudding is in the eating.
42.Pride goes before a fall.
43.Pride goes before destruction.
44.Pride goeth before,and shame cometh after.
45.Pride and grace dwelt never in one place.
46.He that climbs high falls heavily.
47.Pride must be pinched.
48.The more noble the more humble.
49.Humility often gains more than pride.
50.He who imagines that he has knowledge enough has none.
51.No man is the worst for knowing the worst of himself.
52.Pride may lurk under a threadbare cloak.
53.It is not a sign of humility to declaim against pride.
54.He that is full of himself is very empty.
55.Honesty is the best policy.
56.An honest man's word is as good as his bond.
57.Poor but honest.
58.Honesty may be dear bought,but can never be an ill pennyworth.
59.Knavery may serve,but honesty is best.
60.Every man has his weak side.
61.He who has no shame has no conscience.
62.An honest look covereth many faults.
63.Once a knave,ever a knave.
64.A crafty knave needs no broker.
65.The honest penny is better than the stolen dollar.
66.One penny with right is better than a thousand without right.
67.The unrighteous penny corrupts the righteous pound.
68.Love is blind.
69.Love is without reason.
70.Love is full of trouble.
71.Love cannot be compelled.
72.Love begets love.
73.Love needs no teaching.
74.Love at first sight.
75.Love asks faith,and faith firmness.