Di moin qui vous laimein, ma di cous qui vous ye. (Dites moi qui vous aimez, et je vous dirai qui vous etes.) Creole (French)
"Tell me whom you love, and I'll tell you who you are."
What's for you won't go by you (Scots)
Drink is the curse of the land. It makes you fight with your neighbour. It makes you shoot at your landlord and it makes you miss him.
"The faintest ink is better than the best memory." That is hanging on the wall in my local library. It's a Chinese proverb.