A Handbook of Proverbs: For Readers, Thinkers, Writers and Speakers, Selected from the Best Sources and Classified, Including a List of Authorities Quoted

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Henry Ketcham
A.L. Burt Company - Proverbs - 218 pages
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Contents

On Wishing as a Pastime
13
On Income and Expenditure Borrowing Debt
21
On Husbands and WivesCourtship and Marriage
35
On Beauty and Deformity
44
On Speech and Silence or the Tongue Untamed
56
On Conscience
62
On Children
68
On Faults and what to do with themwhen they
74
Thoughts on Being True and Pure
130
On that which is Good
137
On that which is Bet and the Best that Can
144
On Tact and Discretion
150
On Order and Method
153
On Gluttony Greediness Moderation and Absti
160
On Fear Expectation Anticipation and Hope
166
On Fortitude Firmness and Thoroughness
173

Six Things which are not yet to be reckoned among
81
Envy
87
On Procrastinationthe Murderer of Now
96
An Inseparable QuartetteEndurance Cheerfulness
104
On Criticism
110
On S ander
117
On Wisdom
123
On Forethought Reflection Deliberation and Choice
179
On Heaven and Hel
186
On Sowing and Reaping
192
On Outside Show Conceit and Humiity
198
On Faith and Creed
201
On Secrets
207
Worth Remembering
213

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