Aesop ( EE-sop or AY-sop; Greek: Αἴσωπος, Aísōpos; c. 620–564 BCE; formerly rendered as Æsop) was a Greek fabulist and storyteller credited with a number of fables now collectively known as Aesop's Fables. Although his existence remains unclear and no writings by him survive, numerous tales credited to him were...
The smaller the mind the greater the conceit.
Self-conceit may lead to self-destruction.
What a splendid head, yet no brain.
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.
Wars teach us not to love our enemies, but to hate our allies.
Beware of no man more than yourself; we carry our worst enemies within us.
Enemies are the people who think about you more than your friends do.