1. Lying is the first step to the gallows.
2. .From saving comes having.
3. A penny saved is a penny gained.
4. Take care of the pence and the pounds 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
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
34. Where there is life, there is hope.
35. Life is not all beer and skittles.
36. Much water runs by the mill that the miller knows not of.
37. Fortune knocks once at least at every man's door.
38. If you are too fortunate, you will not know yourself; if you are too unfortunate, nobody will know you.