Jewish proverbs

A bird that you set free may be caught again, but a word that escapes your lips will not return.

A mother understands what a child does not say.

A pessimist, confronted with two bad choices, chooses both.

As he thinks in his heart, so he is.

As you teach, you learn.

Ask about your neighbors, then buy the house.

Do not be wise in words – be wise in deeds.

Don’t be sweet, lest you be eaten up; don’t be bitter, lest you be spewed out.

Don’t live in a town where there are no doctors.

Don’t look for more honour than your learning merits.
(From the Internet)