Discernment is a power of the understanding in which few excel. Is not that owing to its connection with impartiality and truth? for are not prejudice and partiality blind? Greville
Discimus. en] We learn by teaching.
Discipelen er ei over mesteren.
Disciplina praesidium civitatis. en] Instruction is the safeguard of the state (motto of the University of Texas).
Discipline awaits he who leaves his path.
Discipline est ennemie de l'échine
Discipline est ennemie de l'échine.
Disciplined inaction. Mackintosh
Discípulo com cuidado e mestre bem pago.
Discípulo, com cuidado, e mestre, bem pago.
Discipulos id unum interim moneo, ut praeceptores suos non minus quam ipsa studia ament et parentes esse non quidem corporum, sed mentium credant. Multum haec pietas conferet studio.
Discipulus est prioris posterior dies.
Discite iustitiam moniti et non temnere divos. de] Lernet, gewarnt, rechttun und nicht missachten die Götter. en] Having been warned, study justice and learn not to despise the gods.
Discite venturam iam nunc sentire senectam.
Discite, o miseri, et causas cognoscite rerum, quid sumus et quidnam victuri gignimur.
Discontent is like ink poured into water, which fills the whole fountain full of blackness. It casts a cloud over the mind, and renders it more occupied about the evil which disquiets it than about the means of removing it. Feltham.
Discontent is the source of all trouble, but also of all progress in individuals and in nations. Auerbach
Discontent is the want of self-reliance: it is infirmity of will. Emerson
Discontents are sometimes the better part of our life. I know not well which is the most useful; joy I may choose for pleasure, but adversities are the best for profit; and sometimes those do so far help me, as I should, without them, want much of the joy I have. Feltham
Discord between the powerful is a fortune for the poor.
Discord is less painful than loneliness.
Discord oft in music makes the sweeter lay. Spenser
Discord, a sleepless hag, who never dies, With snipe-like nose and ferret-glowing eyes, Lean sallow cheeks, long chin, with beard supplied, Poor crackling joints, and wither'd parchment hide, As if old drums, worn out with martial din, Had clubb'd their yellow heads to form her skin. Peter Pindar
Discorde est vraie mort et ruine des choses humaines et la racine.
Discorde est vraie mort et ruine, des choses humaines, et la racine
Discorde, révolte et désunion, de villes et pais perdition.
Discorde, révolte, désunion, temps opportun a trahison.
Discordia duorum canum super ossa. pt] Dois pardais numa espiga nunca fazem liga.
Discordo daquilo que dizes, mas defenderei até à morte o teu direito de o dizeres. (Voltaire)
Discors concordia. de] Zwieträchtige Eintracht.
Discorso breve, buon discorso.
Discouragement is the devil's most valuable tool.
Discouragement seizes us only when we can no longer count on chance. George Sand
Discourse ought to be as a field, without coming home to any man. Bacon
Discourse, the sweeter banquet of the mind. The Odyssey, Bk. XV, HOMER. Trans. of POPE.
Discourtesy does not spring merely from one bad quality, but from several - from foolish vanity, from ignorance of what is due to others, from indolence, from stupidity, from distraction of thought, from contempt of others, from jealousy. La Bruyère
Discover a well before you are thirsty.
Discover not your silent money to anybody.
Discover the opinion of your enemies, which is commonly the truest; for they will give you no quarter, and allow nothing to complaisance. Dryden
Discover what there is of good and clean in the bottom of the po. Michel De Montaigne
Discreet stops make speedy journeys.
Discreet women have neither eyes nor ears. George Herbert, Jacula Prudentum
Discreet women have sometimes neither eyes nor ears. Madame Deluzy
Discreta perseverança tudo alcança.
Discretion and hardy valor are the twins of honor, and, nursed together, make a conqueror; divided, but a talker. Beaumont and Fletcher
Discrétion et mesure en toute chose.
Discretion in speech is more important than eloquence.
Discretion is a way of hiding what you cannot help.
Discretion is knowing how to hide that which we cannot remedy.
Discretion is the better part of valour. Prudence est mère de sûreté.