Over 40,000 Famous Quotes Sorted By Topic and Author
Saadi Topic: Caution
The bird alighteth not on the spread net when it beholds another bird in the snare. Take warning by the misfortunes of others, that others may not take example from you.
Saadi Topic: Cliches
The beloved of the Almighty are the rich who have the humility of the poor, and the poor who have the magnanimity of the rich.
Saadi Topic: Contrast
The rose and the thorn, and sorrow and gladness are linked together.
Saadi Topic: God
I fear God, and next to God I chiefly fear him who fears Him not.
Saadi Topic: Humility
The beloved of the Almighty are: the rich who have the humility of the poor, and the poor who have the magnanimity of the rich.
Saadi Topic: Inspirational
Whoever acquires knowledge but does not practice it, is as one who plows but does not sow.