Absolute monarchies are those in which all power is given to or, as is more often the case, taken by, the monarch. Examples of absolute power... Read more →
Proverbs containing the word Good
With the time, the money and the effort that a case at court of law requires, it is better to make a compromise with the one you are involved in... Read more →
A sundial tells the time only when the sun is shining upon it. If it is placed where the sun cannot reach it, it will never tell the time. The... Read more →
A man's capabilities do not depend on his age.
Just because you have lost one good opportunity, that does not mean that you will never get another.
Praise is encouragement, so to praise a good man is to encourage him in rectitude, and to praise a bad man is to encourage him in wickedness.
A guilty secret is hard to bear; it has a bed effect on us. The more we try to forget it, the more we are reminded of it. But once we have... Read more →
This means the same as Expectation is better than realization.
Don't keep on talking about the same thing or bringing up the same subject. Literally 'to harp' is to play the harp; figuratively 'to harp on'... Read more →
It is no use giving a hint to a person who is determined not to take it.