Peter Sheil (petersheil) wrote,
Peter Sheil

Quotes of the day

I didn't like the quotes of the day on my usual web site, so here are some Chinese proverbs instead.

Be not afraid of growing slowly, be afraid only of standing still.

Do not remove a fly from your friend's forehead with a hatchet.

He who asks is a fool for five minutes, but he who does not ask remains a fool forever.

Raise your sail one foot and you get ten feet of wind.

The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials.
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