Moral Sayings Paraphrasing • A false tale often betrays itself. – A lie will always be found out one day. • A man is known by the company he keeps. – People are judged based on the friends he/she has. • Acquaintance softens prejudices. – You may have incorrect opinions about someone when you are not knowing him/her very well, but when you know him/her well, you will have a right thought about the person • An act of kindness is a good investment. – Be kind to others is also to be kind to yourself • Be sure that there are others worse off than yourself. – Believe yourself • Beauty is only skin-deep. – It is what is inside that counts. • Birds of a feather flock together. – Good people stay with good people, and bad people stay with bad people because they have the same opinion • Children are not to be blamed for the faults of their parents. – Children shouldn’t be punished because of their parent’s mistakes • Do not count your chickens before they are hatched. – Don’t trust something before you know the truth. • Fine feathers do not make fine birds. – Good cloths do not make good people • Force is not a remedy. – You shouldn’t force to others • It is too late to prepare for danger when our enemies are upon us. – Get ready every time • Look before you leap. – Used for saying that someone should think carefully before making a decision. • The right to do something does not mean that doing it is right. – You can do something right but it might not be correct • The only correct actions are those that demand no explanation and no apology. – When you do something right you don’t need to say why you do this. • The time is always right to do what is right – If you know what is right to do, just do it and don’t worried about anything else.