Silence is sometimes the severest criticism.
Silent men, like still waters, are deep and dangerous.
Silks and satins put out the fire in the kitchen.
Sincerity, a deep genuine, heart-felt sincerity, is a trait of true and noble manhood.
Six feet of earth makes all men equal.
Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.
Sleeping is the best cure for waking troubles.
Sloth turneth the edge of wit.
Slow and steady wins the race.
Slow help is no help.
Small gains bring great wealth.
Smooth water runs deep.
Soft fire makes sweet malt.
Soft (or Fine or Kind) words butter no parsnips.
So many countries, so many customs.
So many men (or heads) so many minds (or wits).
Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested.
Some of the best lessons we ever learn from our mistakes and failures. The error of the past is the wisdom and success of the future.
Some persons do first, think afterwards, and then repent for ever.
Sometimes the best gain is to lose.
Sometimes words hurt more than swords.
So much is mine as I enjoy.