Walk groundly; talk profoundly; drink roundly; sleep soundly.
Walls (or Pitchers) have ears.
Want of care does us more damage than want of knowledge.
War is death's feast.
War is the business of barbarians.
War makes thieves, and peace hangs them.
Wash a dog, comb a dog, Still a dog, remains a dog.
Waste not, want not.
Waste of time is the most extravagant and costly of all expenses.
Water afar quenches not fire.
Water dropping day by day wears the hardest rock away.
Weak men wait for opportunity, but the strong men make it.
We all do fade as a leaf.
Wealth is not his who has it, but his who enjoys it.
Wealth makes worship.
Wealth may be an excellent thing, for it means power, leisure, and liberty.
We can live without a brother, but not without a friend.
We can live without our friends, but not without our neighbours.
We first make our habits, and then our habits make us.
We have no more right to consume happiness without producing it than to consume wealth without producing it.
We hope to grow old, yet we fear old age; that is, we are willing to live, and afraid to die.