Sit in your place, and none can make you rise (Old English Proverb).
“To rush into explanations is always a sign of weakness.” ― Agatha Christie, The Seven Dials Mystery
He that would please all, and himself too, Undertakes what he cannot do (Old English Proverb).
“Words are such uncertain things, they so often sound well but mean the opposite of what one thinks they do.” ― Agatha Christie, Partners in
I was seldom able to see an opportunity until it had ceased to be one. Mark Twain, Wit and Wisecracks
Make not a toil of your pleasure (Old English Proverb). This saying reminds me of my husband, Ray. Ray has a way of turning anything