A man may well bring a horse to the water but he cannot make him drink.
Many hands make light work.
A hard beginning maketh a good ending.
If you will call your troubles experiences, and remember that every experience develops some latent force within you, you will grow vigorous and happy, however adverse your circumstances may seem to be.
Fieldes have eies and woods have eares.
Rome was not built in one day.
When all candles be out, all cats be grey.
The loss of wealth is loss of dirt, as sages in all times assert; The happy man's without a shirt.