- The bare recollection of anger kindles anger.
- An angry father is most cruel towards himself.
- A gift in season is a double favor to the needy.
(topic: gifts and giving)
- How unhappy is he who cannot forgive himself.
- The happy man is not he who seems thus to others, but who seems thus to himself.
- It is folly to punish your neighbor by fire when you live next door.
- Let a fool hold his tongue and he will pass for a sage.