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A list of the best Aesop quotes. This list is arranged by which famous Aesop quotes have received the most votes, so only the greatest Aesop quotes are at the top of the list. All the most popular quotes from Aesop should be listed here, but if any were missed you can add more at the end of the list. This list includes notable Aesop quotes on various subjects, many of which are inspirational and thought provoking.
This list answers the questions, "What are the best Aesop quotes?" and "What is the most famous Aesop quote?"
You can see what subjects these historic Aesop quotes fall under displayed to the right of the quote. Be sure to vote so your favorite Aesop saying won't fall to the bottom of the list.
Appearances are deceptive.Aesop
Lea Tammi added We hang the petty thieves and appoint the great ones to public office.
Wealth unused might as well not exist.Aesop
Lea Tammi added After all is said and done, more is said than done.
Slow and steady wins the race.Aesop
Lea Tammi added Adventure is worthwhile.
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.Aesop
Outside show is a poor substitute for inner worth.Aesop
Little by little does the trick.Aesop
Lea Tammi added Equals make the best friends.
michaelj72 added Betray a friend, and you'll often find you have ruined yourself.
Lea Tammi added Whoever neglects old friends for the sake of new deserves what he gets if he loses both.
Lea Tammi added Better poverty without a care than wealth with its many obligations.