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  He that tells a secret is another's servant.  
 -  American proverb
  

  He who makes himself a servant is expected to remain a servant.  
 -  Italian proverb
  

  Better be a nobleman's servant than a poor man's wife.  
 -  Greek proverb
  

  One servant cannot serve two masters.  
 -  Jewish proverb
  

  The lazy servant takes eight steps to avoid one.  
 -  Portuguese proverb
  

  Bad servants do the thing first and then seek counsel.  
 -  Jewish proverb
  

  If you would have a good servant, take neither a kinsman nor a friend.  
 -  English proverb
  

  The passions are like fire and water: good servants but bad masters.  
 -  American proverb
  

  Till age six, your son is your master; until ten, he's your servant; until sixteen, a wonderful adviser; from then on, he's either your friend or your enemy.  
 -  Jewish proverb
  

  If you tell you secret to your servant, you have made him your master.  
 -  Scottish proverb
  

  If the servant grows rich and the master poor, they are both good for nothing.  
 -  German proverb
  

  If you pay not a servant his wages, he will pay himself.  
 -  English proverb
  

  The gardener, for the sake of one rose, becomes the servant of a thousand roses.  
 -  Turkish proverb
  

  He that would be well served must know when to change his servants.  
 -  English proverb
  

  A servant is known in the absence of his master.  
 -  English proverb
  

  Money is a good servant but a bad master.  
 -  French proverb
  

  A good servant must have good wages.  
 -  English proverb
  

  Who has many servants has many thieves.  
 -  Dutch proverb
  

  Great men's servants don't think little of themselves.  
 -  German proverb
  

  Servants should see all and say nothing.  
 -  English proverb
  

  The master of the house is the servant of his guest.  
 -  Arabic proverb
  

  He that would be ill served should keep plenty of servants.  
 -  Italian proverb
  

  The welfare of the people in particular has always been the alibi of tyrants, and it provides the further advantage of giving the servants of tyranny a good conscience.  
 -  Albert Camus
  

  The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a society that honors the servant and has forgotten the gift.  
 -  Albert Einstein
  

  If you'd have a servant that you like, serve yourself.  
 -  Benjamin Franklin
  

  He is a governor that governs his passions, and he a servant that serves them.  
 -  Benjamin Franklin
  

  The emancipation proclamation was heard in the depths of the earth as well as in the sky; men were made free, and material things became our better servants.  
 -  Benjamin Harrison
  

  Criticism is part of the lifeblood of democracy. No one is right all the time. But we should remember that there is a big difference between criticizing a policy or a politician and demonizing the government that guarantees our freedoms and the public servants who enforce our laws.  
 -  Bill Clinton
  

  We consumers have become a nation of servants to financial institutions. We used to joke that a bank was where you could borrow money if you could prove you didn't need it. Now, with the advent of aggressive credit marketing strategies, we can borrow even when we shouldn't be allowed to.  
 -  Dave Ramsey
  

  How soon we forget history... government is not reason. Government is not eloquence. It is force. And, like fire, it is a dangerous servant and a fearful master.  
 -  George Washington
  

  I would much rather be an honorable public servant and known as such than to be the richest man in the world.  
 -  Harry Truman
  

  Money may be the husk of many things but not the kernel. It brings you food, but not appetite; medicine, but not health; acquaintance, but not friends; servants, but not loyalty; days of joy, but not peace or happiness.  
 -  Henrik Ibsen
  

  He that planteth a tree is a servant of God, he provideth a kindness for many generations, and faces that he hath not seen shall bless him.  
 -  Henry van Dyke
  

  How soon we forget history... government is not reason. Government is not eloquence. It is force. And, like fire, it is a dangerous servant and a fearful master.  
 -  George Washington
  

  I would much rather be an honorable public servant and known as such than to be the richest man in the world.  
 -  Harry Truman
  

  Money may be the husk of many things but not the kernel. It brings you food, but not appetite; medicine, but not health; acquaintance, but not friends; servants, but not loyalty; days of joy, but not peace or happiness.  
 -  Henrik Ibsen
  

  He that planteth a tree is a servant of God, he provideth a kindness for many generations, and faces that he hath not seen shall bless him.  
 -  Henry van Dyke
  

  I wanted a gay butler, just like the one I'd seen on the show Dynasty - or was it Dallas? So Janet went on a quest to find me a gay butler, which, of course, she quickly did. His name was Patrick the Butler, and he was so gay that he had flames shooting out of his asshole.  
 -  Jordan Belfort
  

  Servant leadership is easy for people with high self-esteem. Such people have no problem giving credit to others. They have no problem listening to other people for ideas. They have no problem in building other people up.  
 -  Kenneth Blanchard
  

  The national will is the supreme law of the Republic, and on all subjects within the limits of his constitutional powers should be faithfully obeyed by the public servant.  
 -  Martin Van Buren
  

  The mind is a wonderful servant, but a terrible master.  
 -  Robin Sharma
  

  I asked the sales assistant in the clothing store if she had anything to make me look thinner, and she said, ''How about a week in Ethiopia?'  
 -  Roseanne Barr
  

  If money be not thy servant, it will be thy master. The covetous man cannot so properly be said to possess wealth, as that may be said to possess him.  
 -  Sir Francis Bacon
  

  All the brothers should always be intent on good works, for it is written: 'Always do something good so that the devil will find you occupied.' And again: 'Idleness is the enemy of the soul.' Therefore, the servants of God must always give themselves totally to prayer or to some good work.  
 -  St. Francis of Assisi
  

  Ah, the patter of little feet around the house. There's nothing like having a midget for a butler.  
 -  W. C. Fields
  

  You cannot pass! I am a servant of the Secret Fire, wielder of the Flame of Anor. The dark fire will not avail you, Flame of Udun! Go back to the shadow. You shall not pass! -Gandalf  
 -  Lord Of The Rings
  

  Faith is trusting in Gods plan, not trusting God will give us our plans... He is not our magic genie.. He is not our servant, WE are His!  
 -  Unknown
  

  One of the major ways we demonstrate our new life in Christ is by becoming a servant, which means to commit ourselves to living for God instead of ourselves  
 -  Creflo Dollar
  

  If anyone wishes to be first, he shall be the last of all and the servant of all. -Mark 9:35  
 -  Bible
  

  If we continue to develop our technology without wisdom or prudence, our servant may prove to be our executioner.  
 -  Omar Bradley
  

  The rich ruleth over the poor, and the borrower is servant to the lender. -Proverbs 22:7  
 -  Bible
  

  Technology is a useful servant but a dangerous master.  
 -  Christian Lous Lange