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" They will not speak a word in joke from which the wise cannot derive instruction ; let them read a hundred chapters of wisdom to a fool, and they will all seem but a jest to him. XXI They tell a story of an abid, who in the course of a night would eat... "
The World's Great Classics: Oriental - Seite 43
herausgegeben von - 1899
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The Gulistan, or Flower-garden, of Shaikh Sadī of Shiraz

Saʻdī - 1823 - 475 Seiten
...Ispahan, or " Hijaz, it would disgust, if proceeding from " the pipe of so vile a minstrel." APOLOGUK 20. THEY asked Lucman, the fabulist, from whom did you...for I was careful to avoid whatever part of their behaviour seemed to me bad : " they will not speak a word in joke " from which the wise cannot derive...
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Seed-grain for Thought and Discussion, Band 2

Anna Cabot Lowell - 1856
...Life is too short to get over a bad manner ; besides, manners are the shadows of virtue. Sidney Smith. They asked Lucman, the fabulist, from whom did you...learn manners ? He answered ; from the unmannerly. Sadi. I called on the King, but he made me wait in his hall, and conducted like a man incapacitated...
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Records of Jesus Reviewed and Fifty Questions Answered Through Five Hundred ...

Benjamin Franklin Burnham - 1883 - 294 Seiten
...Without the winds she would not move, without the pilot she would be lost. — Anon, (from the French). They asked Lucman, the fabulist, " From whom did you...learn manners ? " He answered, " From the unmannerly." — Moslih-Eddin Saadi. The only equitable manner of judging the character of a man is to examine if...
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Treasury of Thought: Forming an Encyclopædia of Quotations from Ancient and ...

Maturin Murray Ballou - 1894 - 579 Seiten
...so are the dew-drops which give such a depth to the morning meadows. — Emenon. They asked Lncman, the fabulist, From whom did you learn manners ? He answered : From the unmannerly. — Saadi. Nothing, except what flows from the heart, can render even external manners truly pleasing....
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Oriental Literature: The literature of Persia, ed. by R. J. H. Gottheil

Richard James Horatio Gottheil, Epiphanius Wilson - 1899
...recovered ! — Yes ! many a fleet horse perished by the way, and that lame ass reached the end of the 43 journey. How many of the vigorous and hale did they...a fool, and they will all seem but a jest to him. XXI They tell a story of an abid, who in the course of a night would eat ten mans, or pounds, of food,...
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Persian Literature ...: The Gulistan, by Saʻdi ; translation by J. Ross

Richard James Horatio Gottheil - 1900
...and complaint, and besought the intercession of God and the prophet; but all to no purpose.—When the gloomy-minded robber is flushed with victory,...a fool, and they will all seem but a jest to him. XXI They tell a story of an abid, who in the course of a night would eat ten mans, or pounds, of food,...
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Proverbial Wisdom: Proverbs, Maxims and Ethical Sentences, of Interest to ...

Abram N. Coleman - 1903 - 302 Seiten
...26. It is a barbarous incivilty to sport with what others count religion. Archbishop Tillotson. 27. They asked Lucman the fabulist, "From whom did you...learn manners?" He answered, "From the unmannerly." Saadi. 28. Improper words admit of no defense ; a want of decency is want of sense. Pope. 29. Fine...
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The Sacred Books and Early Literature of the East: With Historical ..., Band 8

Charles Francis Horne - 1917
...journey. How many of the vigorous and hale did they put underground, and that wounded man recovered ! XX They asked Lucman, the fabulist, " From whom did...will not speak a word in joke from which the wise can not derive instruction; let them read a hundred chapters of wisdom to a fool, and they will all...
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