Anonymous Quotes

Most popular Anonymous Quotes

Don't tell other people your troubles. Half of them aren't interested, and the other half will think you deserved it.
— Anonymous

complaining

I complained because I had no shoes until I met a man with no feet.
— Anonymous

complaining gratitude

I wouldn't give you a nickel for another child, but I wouldn't take a million for the ones l've got.
— Anonymous

children

A silent man is not a conquered man.
— Russian proverb

persuasion proverbs Russian proverbs

Don't be a Buddhist - be a Buddha!
— Anonymous

buddhist

He that always complains is never pitied.
— Anonymous

complaining

The wheel that squeaks the loudest is the first to be replaced.
— Anonymous

complaining

Habits are first cobwebs, then cables.
— Anonymous

habit proverbs Spanish proverbs

God is love.
— The Bible: I John 4:8

biblical God

God is light.
— The Bible: 1 John 1:5

biblical God

Honor all men.
— Bible, I Peter 2:17
Hear in silence.
— Apocrypha, Ecclesiasticus 32:9
War ends nothing.
— African proverb

African proverbs proverbs war

Broth is meat tea.
— Anonymous
In love is no lack.
— Anonymous

love

Peace makes plenty.
— Anonymous

peace

When I rest, I rust.
— Anonymous

work

One hand can't clap.
— Anonymous

cooperation

Hate has no medicine.
— African proverb

African proverbs hate proverbs

To teach is to learn.
— Anonymous
Aiming isn't hitting.
— African proverb

achievement African proverbs proverbs

The customer is king.
— Anonymous

customers

Be kind and carry on.
— Anonymous
Anger ends in cruelty.
— Anonymous

anger Indian proverbs proverbs

Charity never faileth.
— Bible, I Corinthians 13:4

biblical charity

Guile excels strength.
— African proverb

African proverbs proverbs

What hath God wrought.
— Numbers 23:23

biblical religion

Silence is also speech.
— African proverb

African proverbs proverbs silence

Better bend than break.
— Scottish proverb

compromise proverbs

Tell the truth and run.
— Yugoslavian proverb

European proverbs proverbs

A beggar has no dignity.
— West African saying

African proverbs proverbs

Physician, heal thyself.
— Bible, Luke 4:23
Worry never paid a bill.
— Anonymous

worry

In wine, there is truth.
— Latin proverb

Latin proverbs proverbs wine

His indecision is final.
— Anonymous

decision-making funny

History is herstory too.
— Anonymous

feminism

A forest is in an acorn.
— Anonymous
Words do not make flour.
— Italian proverb

Italian proverbs Italy proverbs work

A deadline spurs action.
— Anonymous

deadlines

Giving honors the giver.
— Anonymous
Impatience is incurable.
— Welsh proverb

impatience proverbs Welsh proverbs

Wishes won't wash dishes.
— Anonymous

action

Stumbling is not falling.
— Anonymous

failure mistakes

He who hesitates is last.
— The Wit and Wisdom of Mae West edited by Joseph Weintraub

action hesitation

Silence seldom doth harm.
— Anonymous

holding your tongue

A man deeds are his life.
— African proverb

African proverbs proverbs

The work praises the man.
— Irish proverb

hard work Irish proverbs proverbs

Before honor is humility.
— Anonymous
Too humble is half proud.
— Anonymous

humility pride

There is no little enemy.
— French proverb

enemies European proverbs French proverbs proverbs

Anger is a bad counselor.
— French proverb

anger French proverbs proverbs

If there is no wind, row.
— Anonymous
Self-defense is not fear.
— African proverb

African proverbs proverbs war

Go and wake up your luck.
— Anonymous

action luck

Gossip needs no carriage.
— Russian proverb

gossip proverbs Russian proverbs

Great sorrows are silent.
— Italian proverb

European proverbs Italian proverbs proverbs sorrow

The journey is the reward.
— Chinese proverb

Chinese proverbs proverbs

Wisdom is a loving spirit.
— Anonymous
True love never grows old.
— Anonymous

true love

Act quickly, think slowly.
— Anonymous
Follow peace with all men.
— Bible, Hebrews 12:14
To have more, desire less.
— Anonymous

contentment happiness

Virtue consists in action.
— Anonymous

action

Every path has its puddle.
— Anonymous

problems proverbs

Love grows with obstacles.
— Anonymous

love

Get thee behind me, Satan.
— Matthew 16:23

biblical

Smoking is pulmonary rape.
— Anonymous

smoking

Beauty is a fading flower.
— Anonymous

beauty

Be slow enough to be sure.
— Anonymous
Distrust interested advice.
— Fables

advice

Fame is a magnifying glass.
— Anonymous

fame

Examine without corruption.
— Anonymous
Honesty is the best policy.
— Anonymous

honesty

Step by step, one goes far.
— Anonymous
Never raise thy own praise.
— Anonymous
Abundance is from activity.
— Anonymous
Marriage is a covered dish.
— Swiss proverb

marriage proverbs

There is no harm in asking.
— American proverb

American proverbs asking proverbs

Postpone not a good action.
— Anonymous
Affection is a bad advisor.
— German proverb

affection European proverbs German proverbs proverbs

Old men are twice children.
— Anonymous

old age

One should utter the truth.
— Anonymous
As the master, so the work.
— Anonymous
Tall trees catch more wind.
— Anonymous
God loveth a cheerful giver.
— 2 Corinthians 9:7

biblical charity

Rebels aren't always rabble.
— Anonymous
Honor thy father and mother.
— Anonymous
Men prone to tears are good.
— Anonymous
The end justifies the means.
— Anonymous
Great desire obtains little.
— Anonymous
Honesty is exact to a penny.
— Anonymous
Love has no thought of self.
— Anonymous
Who knows most speaks least.
— Anonymous
The truth is the safest lie.
— Anonymous
Nobody's sweetheart is ugly.
— Anonymous
Blood is thicker than water.
— Anonymous
Fate doesn't decide- You Do!
— Anonymous
Never meet trouble half-way.
— Anonymous

proverbs trouble

Money doesn't grow on trees.
— Anonymous
All sunshine makes a desert.
— Arabian proverb

adversity Arabian proverbs proverbs

If you are ugly, be winsome.
— African proverb

African proverbs beauty proverbs

Time is a good story-teller.
— Anonymous
Be thou faithful unto death.
— Anonymous
Better to have than to wish.
— Anonymous
In much wisdom is much pain.
— Anonymous
Gold may be bought too dear.
— Anonymous
Faith without works is dead.
— Anonymous
Blessed are the peacemakers.
— Bible, Matthew 5:9
Fame is better than fortune.
— Anonymous
A half truth is a whole lie.
— Jewish proverb

Jewish proverbs proverbs truth

He who hates, hates himself.
— African proverb

African proverbs hate proverbs

Rivalry is better than envy.
— African proverb

African proverbs competition proverbs

Success is the best revenge.
— Anonymous
Bad customs are not binding.
— Anonymous
Marriage is heaven and hell.
— Anonymous
What goes up must come down.
— Anonymous
Apply thyself to discipline.
— Anonymous
Who lives well sees far off.
— Anonymous
Old birds are hard to pluck.
— German proverb

age German proverbs proverbs

Necessity sharpens industry.
— Anonymous
At the baths, all are equal.
— Anonymous
To the victor go the spoils.
— Anonymous
Nobody gets out of it alive.
— Anonymous
Patience surpasses learning.
— Anonymous
Love rejoiceth in the truth.
— Anonymous
Memory plays strange tricks.
— Anonymous
Policy goes beyond strength.
— Anonymous
A stumble may prevent a fall.
— English proverb

adversity English proverbs mistakes proverbs

Good luck beats early rising.
— Anonymous
A feast is made for laughter.
— Bible, Ecclesiastes 10:19
I count only the sunny hours.
— Anonymous
Don't hear one and judge two.
— Anonymous
Health is better than wealth.
— Anonymous
Remember where you came from.
— Anonymous
Enough is as good as a feast.
— Anonymous
Love me little, love me long.
— Anonymous
All the world is one country.
— Anonymous
Life is made up of tomorrows.
— Anonymous
Life's journey is the reward.
— Anonymous
Youth is wasted on the young.
— Anonymous

proverbs youth

Deliberating is not delaying.
— Anonymous
Better to bend than to break.
— Anonymous
A tame tongue is a rare bird.
— Anonymous
A tree is known by its fruit.
— Anonymous
How forcible are right words!
— Anonymous
Do good and care not to whom.
— Anonymous
No man can serve two masters.
— Anonymous
Your reputation precedes you.
— Anonymous
Ambition lubricates the mind.
— Anonymous
Music is the language of God.
— Anonymous
A friend loveth at all times.
— Anonymous
Let no one despise thy youth.
— Anonymous
Age withers only the outside.
— Anonymous
Never cut what can be untied.
— Anonymous
It takes money to make money.
— Anonymous
Don't meet troubles half-way.
— Anonymous

proverbs worry

Never give advice in a crowd.
— Anonymous
None of us liveth to himself.
— Bible, Romans 14:7
Every day is a second chance.
— Anonymous

second chances

Big fish eat the little fish.
— Anonymous
The sun'll come out tomorrow.
— Anonymous
Common fame is much to blame.
— Anonymous
The unknown is ever imagined.
— Anonymous
You learn something everyday.
— Anonymous
Love levels all inequalities.
— Anonymous
Let a smile be your umbrella.
— Anonymous
Let us now praise famous men.
— Anonymous
A wise mind is a loving mind.
— Anonymous
The shortest answer is doing.
— Anonymous

answers proverbs

Luck has a slender anchorage.
— Anonymous
What is not wisdom is danger.
— Anonymous
A hungry man is an angry man.
— Anonymous
A crab does not beget a bird.
— African proverb

African proverbs proverbs

There is strength in numbers.
— Anonymous
Variety is the spice of life.
— Anonymous

proverbs variety

Strike while the iron is hot.
— Anonymous
Hope is the poor man's bread.
— Anonymous
Make hay while the sun shines.
— Anonymous
Nothing succeeds like success.
— Anonymous

success

Do not call a fly an elephant.
— Anonymous
Anything will fit a naked man.
— Anonymous
You're only as old as you act.
— Anonymous
Let love be without hypocrisy.
— Anonymous
Good will is the best charity.
— Anonymous
We walk by faith not by sight.
— Anonymous
Life is not a dress rehearsal.
— Anonymous

life

Wisdom is too high for a fool.
— Anonymous
Incline thine ear unto wisdom.
— Anonymous
Two heads are better than one.
— Anonymous
Don't shake hands too eagerly.
— Greek proverb

Greek proverbs negotiation proverbs

A bird never flew on one wing.
— Anonymous
Fine feathers make fine birds.
— Anonymous
Example is an eloquent orator.
— Anonymous

European proverbs example proverbs

All that glitters is not gold.
— Anonymous

appearances proverbs

Necessity turns lion into fox.
— Anonymous
His wealth is superior to him.
— African proverb

African proverbs proverbs wealth

Wish chastely and love dearly.
— Anonymous
The truth shall make you free.
— John 8:32

biblical truth

We are members one of another.
— Bible, Ephesians 4:25
Every road has two directions.
— Anonymous
In the beginning was the word.
— Anonymous
Put not your trust in princes.
— Psalm 146:3

biblical trust

Good silence is near holiness.
— Anonymous
Where is your ancient courage?
— Anonymous
Boldness is the fruit of hope.
— Anonymous
The law is a jealous mistress.
— Anonymous
As dead as a church on Monday.
— Anonymous
All feet cannot wear one shoe.
— Anonymous
Great men are not always wise.
— Anonymous
Vocation is the spine of life.
— Anonymous

vocation

That hit the nail on the head.
— Anonymous
Prosperity lets the bridle go.
— Anonymous
The sun shines upon all alike.
— Anonymous
What goes around comes around.
— Anonymous
We learn to walk by stumbling.
— Bulgarian proverb

mistakes proverbs

Justifying a fault doubles it.
— French proverb

French proverbs proverbs shortcomings

Take your medicine like a man.
— Anonymous
Advice is easier than helping.
— Anonymous
Laughter is the best medicine.
— Anonymous
Everyone is kin to a rich man.
— Anonymous
Whoever is rich is my brother.
— Anonymous
Ready money works great cures.
— Anonymous
Time and tide wait for no one.
— Anonymous
To each, his own is beautiful.
— Anonymous
Your deeds are your monuments.
— Anonymous
Hunger is the teacher of many.
— Anonymous
Two wrongs don't make a right.
— Anonymous
Light gains make heavy purses.
— Anonymous
Rome was not built in one day.
— Anonymous
Leadership casts a long shadow.
— Anonymous
The Christian Right is neither.
— Anonymous

conservatives politics

A man who will pay has the say.
— Anonymous
Opportunity never knocks twice.
— American proverb

American proverbs opportunity proverbs

Words often do more than blows.
— Anonymous
Experience is non transferable.
— Anonymous
Buy the truth, and sell it not.
— Anonymous
Losers are always in the wrong.
— Anonymous
One must pay Health its tithes.
— Anonymous
Stars are not seen by sunshine.
— Anonymous
One day your ship will come in.
— Anonymous
Conduct has the loudest tongue.
— Anonymous
A closed mouth gathers no feet.
— Anonymous

holding your tongue proverbs

Leave it if you cannot mend it.
— Anonymous
Good ware makes a quick market.
— Anonymous
Things promised are things due.
— Anonymous
Don't fix it if it ain't broke.
— Anonymous
A man is rich who owes nothing.
— Anonymous
Childhood and youth are vanity.
— Anonymous
Diversity, yes; perversity, no.
— Anonymous
Fire and straw soon make flame.
— Anonymous
You can't argue with the facts.
— Anonymous
Be not greedy of filthy profit.
— Anonymous
One good turn deserves another.
— Anonymous
Love covers all transgressions.
— Anonymous
There's always room at the top.
— Anonymous
Love is not without bitterness.
— Anonymous
Love to live, and live to love.
— Anonymous
A good name will shine forever.
— Anonymous
What's past hope is past grief.
— Anonymous
Business today, tomorrow never.
— Anonymous
Too many cooks spoil the broth.
— Anonymous
Give peace in our time, O Lord.
— The Book of Common Prayer

peace prayers

All kindness begins in purpose.
— Anonymous
Gratitude is the heart's money.
— Anonymous
Experience is the best teacher.
— Anonymous
Wanton kittens make sober cats.
— Anonymous
Repentance won't cure mischief.
— Anonymous

proverbs repentance

You are never too old to learn.
— Anonymous

age learning proverbs

Seek a wife in your own sphere.
— Anonymous
Our own opinion is never wrong.
— Anonymous
Who knows himself knows others.
— Anonymous
Silence is the door of consent.
— African proverb

African proverbs proverbs silence

A good life keeps off wrinkles.
— Anonymous
Nothing is achieved in a dream.
— African proverb

action African proverbs proverbs

Their words burned like a lamp.
— Anonymous
Think today and speak tomorrow.
— Anonymous
In prosperity, no altars smoke.
— Anonymous
Bear with evil and expect good.
— Anonymous
Silence is sometimes the answer.
— Anonymous
Save water-Shower with a Friend.
— Anonymous
What you can not avoid, welcome.
— Anonymous
Better living through chemistry.
— Dupont corporate slogan
Elbow-grease is the best polish.
— Anonymous
A kind face is a beautiful face.
— Anonymous
All is not lost that is delayed.
— Anonymous
Only the strongest will survive.
— Anonymous
Save your good times till later.
— Anonymous
Leave not a stain in thine honor
— Apocrypha, Ecclesiasticus 33:22
The more laws, the less justice.
— Anonymous
Bring forth fruit with patience.
— Anonymous
The best medicine is temperance.
— Anonymous
Give credit where credit is due.
— Anonymous
Finders keepers, losers weepers.
— Anonymous
Swift gratitude is the sweetest.
— Greek proverb

gratitude Greek proverbs proverbs

Caution is the parent of safety.
— Anonymous
Judge a leader by the followers.
— Anonymous
A fat purse never lacks friends.
— Anonymous
Proverbs are the lamp of speech.
— Anonymous
Words do not fall into the void.
— Anonymous
No pear falls into a shut mouth.
— Anonymous
The early bird catches the worm.
— Anonymous
Inflation is a stab in the buck.
— Anonymous
Good advice is beyond all price.
— Anonymous
Patience is the key to paradise.
— Anonymous
Better a refusal than deception.
— African proverb

African proverbs lying proverbs saying no

Merchant today, beggar tomorrow.
— Anonymous
Each day provides its own gifts.
— Anonymous
A bird is known by his feathers.
— Jewish proverb

appearances Jewish proverbs proverbs

Learning is there for every man.
— Anonymous
Good fences make good neighbors.
— Anonymous

neighbors

You can't grow somebody else up.
— Anonymous

changing people

Small riches hath the most rest.
— Anonymous
Large desire is endless poverty.
— Anonymous

desire Indian proverbs proverbs

A laborer is worthy of his hire.
— Anonymous
A man has enough who is content.
— Anonymous
There are tricks in every trade.
— Anonymous
A flattering mouth worketh ruin.
— Anonymous

biblical flattery proverbs

He who laughs last, laughs best.
— Anonymous
Every cloud has a silver lining.
— Anonymous
Much wealth brings many enemies.
— Anonymous
Good understanding giveth favor.
— Anonymous
The best colt needs breaking in.
— Anonymous
Lucky at cards, unlucky in love.
— Anonymous
While there's life there's hope.
— Anonymous

hope proverbs

A penny saved is a penny gained.
— Anonymous
Righteousness exalteth a nation.
— Anonymous
A man is never too old to yearn.
— Anonymous
Gratitude is the heart's memory.
— French proverb

European proverbs French proverbs gratitude heart proverbs

It is easy to undress the naked.
— Anonymous
Luck never gives; it only lends.
— Swedish proverb

luck proverbs Swedish proverbs

Don't judge a book by its cover.
— Anonymous
One finger cannot lift a pebble.
— Anonymous
Patience caught the nimble hare.
— Greek proverb

Greek proverbs patience proverbs

Every season brings its own joy.
— Anonymous
As a man believes so he becomes.
— Anonymous
A loan though old is not a gift.
— Anonymous
A man who promises runs in debt.
— Anonymous
Living well is the best revenge.
— Anonymous

proverbs revenge

Confession is good for the soul.
— Anonymous
They who marry for money earn it.
— Anonymous
A man is known by his companions.
— Anonymous
What a neighbor gets is not lost.
— Anonymous
The best mirror is an old friend.
— Anonymous
Every mother's child is handsome.
— Anonymous
A child is what you put into him.
— Anonymous
Two footsteps do not make a path.
— Anonymous
The child may be rocked too hard.
— Anonymous
Two in distress make sorrow less.
— Anonymous

proverbs sorrow

The comforter's head never aches.
— Anonymous
Undo others before they undo you.
— Anonymous

golden rules

Something is better than nothing.
— Anonymous
The light of the body is the eye.
— The Bible—Matthew 6:22

biblical eyes

By falling we learn to go safely.
— Anonymous
Bridges are America's cathedrals.
— Anonymous
No need to teach an eagle to fly.
— Greek proverb

Greek proverbs proverbs

A chattering bird builds no nest.
— African proverb

African proverbs gossip proverbs

Add to your knowledge temperance.
— Anonymous
The middle path is the safe path.
— Anonymous
Nothing ventured. nothing gained.
— Anonymous
A man is a lion in his own cause.
— Anonymous
Nothing ventured, nothing gained.
— Anonymous
The bold attempt is half success.
— Anonymous
Virtue is fairer far than beauty.
— Anonymous
Work is the medicine for poverty.
— African proverb

African proverbs poverty proverbs

War breaks out; peace settles in.
— Anonymous
A soft answer turneth away wrath.
— Anonymous

answers biblical peace proverbs

What you don't know can hurt you.
— Anonymous
The Kingdom of God is within you.
— The Bible: Luke 17:21

biblical God

Hatred is blind, as well as love.
— Gnomologia

love and hate

Guests bring good luck with them.
— Anonymous
Do what you ought, come what may.
— Anonymous
Fame is but the breath of people.
— Anonymous
Time is the seed of the universe.
— Anonymous
Once more—this time with feeling.
— Anonymous
The meek shall inherit the earth.
— Psalm 37:11

biblical egotism mankind society

There's no time like the present.
— Anonymous
Her hair has more body than I do.
— Anonymous
He who never worries never cares.
— Anonymous
Why keep a dog and bark yourself?
— Anonymous

proverbs

Poetry is the mirror of the soul.
— Anonymous
Who loves well is slow to forget.
— Anonymous
God gave burdens, also shoulders.
— Jewish proverb

Jewish proverbs proverbs

Love teaches even asses to dance.
— Anonymous
Words divide us, action unite us.
— Anonymous
Silence is a fence around wisdom.
— Anonymous
A still tongue makes a wise head.
— Anonymous
Money never cometh out of season.
— Anonymous
Never eat more than you can lift.
— Miss Piggy’s Guide to Life, as told to Henry Beard

food

Fall seven times, stand up eight.
— Japanese proverb

failure Japanese proverbs motivational perseverance proverbs

A good thing is soon snatched up.
— Anonymous
Abundance, like want, ruins many.
— Anonymous
Children are a poor man's riches.
— English proverb

children English proverbs proverbs

Strife is better than loneliness.
— Irish proverb

Irish proverbs loneliness proverbs

He, knowing all, becomes the All.
— The Upanishads
Judge not, that ye be not judged.
— Anonymous
Never judge a day by the weather.
— Anonymous
Do as you would want done to you.
— Anonymous
To be in the world but not of it.
— Sufi saying
Wisdom is the wealth of the wise.
— Anonymous
Many doctors, death accomplished.
— Anonymous
A great city, a great loneliness.
— Anonymous
A wise man is known by few words.
— Anonymous
It is the people who make a city.
— Anonymous
Man doth not live by bread alone.
— Bible, Deuteronomy 6:5
A hoary head is a crown of glory.
— Anonymous
Age is a bad traveling companion.
— Anonymous
What the people believe, is true.
— Anonymous
The owl is the kind of the night.
— Anonymous
Those who sing drive away sorrow.
— Anonymous
A handsome man is not quite poor.
— Anonymous
One who seeks advice seldom errs.
— Anonymous
A dog is a lion in his own house.
— Anonymous
Let every bird sing its own note.
— Anonymous
The one that loves does not hate.
— Anonymous
A good word maketh the heart glad.
— Anonymous
Thinking is very far from knowing.
— Anonymous
None but a mule denies his family.
— Anonymous
By labor fire is got out of stone.
— Anonymous
E Pluribus Unum: Out of Many, One.
— Motto of the United States of America
A bird may be known by its flight.
— Russian proverb

proverbs Russian proverbs

Better wear out shoes than sheets.
— Anonymous
Better keep peace than make peace.
— Anonymous
Better to be born lucky than rich.
— Anonymous
Fresh air impoverishes the doctor.
— Anonymous
A healthy man is a successful man.
— Anonymous
It is best to be on the safe side.
— Anonymous
When in Rome, do as the Romans do.
— Anonymous

proverbs

Let us not be weary in well doing.
— Galatians 6:9

biblical charity

Use soft words and hard arguments.
— English proverb

communication English proverbs proverbs

Laughter is the music of the soul.
— Anonymous
Question Authority, Why be normal?
— Anonymous
A smile is the whisper of a laugh.
— Anonymous
Too much talk will include errors.
— Anonymous
He who laughs last laughs loudest.
— Anonymous
Fuck'em if they can't take a joke.
— Anonymous
Time flies when you're having fun.
— Anonymous
Let us not be weary in doing well.
— Anonymous
To a hasty demand a leisure reply.
— Anonymous
Man has responsibility, not power.
— Anonymous
One today is worth many tomorrows.
— Anonymous
No tree falls at the first stroke.
— Anonymous
A loveless life is a living death.
— Anonymous
It takes a thief to catch a thief.
— Anonymous
A good horse never lacks a saddle.
— Anonymous
Where there is love there is pain.
— Anonymous
The best mirror is a friend's eye.
— Scottish proverb

friendship proverbs

All things come to those who wait.
— Anonymous
Mother Love is ever in its spring.
— Anonymous
Children's mouths speak the truth.
— Chinese proverb

children Chinese proverbs proverbs

The ready back gets all the loads.
— Anonymous
A wise child maketh a glad parent.
— Anonymous
Do not ask advice of the ignorant.
— Anonymous
Unto the pure all things are pure.
— Anonymous
A multitude of words cloaks a lie.
— African proverb

African proverbs lies proverbs

Knock on the door before entering.
— Anonymous
A tongue talks at the head's cost.
— Anonymous
Better slip with foot than tongue.
— Anonymous
Not every spring becomes a stream.
— Anonymous
Hope is the dream of a soul awake.
— Anonymous
Say only a little but say it well.
— Anonymous
One has only to die to be praised.
— German proverb

German proverbs praise proverbs

When luck enters, give him a seat!
— Jewish proverb

Jewish proverbs luck proverbs

The end doesn't justify the means.
— Anonymous
Have a vision not clouded by fear.
— Anonymous
Good counsel never comes too late.
— Anonymous
Thinking is the essence of wisdom.
— Anonymous
There is nothing so queer as folk.
— Anonymous
Sleep, the near relative of death.
— African proverb

African proverbs proverbs sleep

I dance to the tune that is played.
— Anonymous
Faint hearts never win fair ladies.
— Anonymous
Waffles are just pancakes with abs.
— Anonymous
Thirst cannot be quenched by proxy.
— African proverb

African proverbs hunger proverbs

Money is not gained by losing time.
— Anonymous
Prolonged endurance tames the bold.
— Anonymous
Never go straight; just go forward.
— Anonymous
A fog cannot be dispelled by a fan.
— Anonymous
When you are in the water you swim.
— Anonymous
A word, once out, flies everywhere.
— Anonymous
Many a one hears, but hears It not.
— Anonymous
Charity suffereth long and is kind.
— Bible, I Corinthians 8:4
A good name is a sound inheritance.
— Anonymous
Rejoice, O young man, in thy youth.
— Ecclesiastes 11:9

biblical youth

A good action is never thrown away.
— Anonymous
Handsome apples are sometimes sour.
— Anonymous
Let my mouth be filled with praise.
— Anonymous
A man of silence is a man of sense.
— Anonymous
Let patience have its perfect work.
— Anonymous
Friendship is a furrow in the sand.
— Anonymous
A miser and a liar bargain quickly.
— Anonymous
Measure thrice before you cut once.
— Anonymous
We are all related; We are all one.
— Anonymous
It is difficult to trap an old fox.
— Anonymous
To each age belongeth its own book.
— Anonymous
Every man shall give as he is able.
— The Bible—Deuteronymy 16:17

biblical Giving

There is no strength without unity.
— Anonymous
More flavors than Howard Johnson's.
— Anonymous
By their fruits ye shall know them.
— The Bible—Matthew 7:20

biblical deeds

The mind is the slayer of the real.
— Anonymous
Do not covet the wealth of any man.
— Anonymous
Where necessity speaks, it demands.
— Anonymous
Let the facts speak for themselves.
— Anonymous
Sticks in a bundle are unbreakable.
— African proverb

African proverbs cooperation proverbs

Learn politeness from the impolite.
— African proverb

African proverbs manners proverbs

They dance well whom fortune pipes.
— Anonymous
One flower will not make a garland.
— Anonymous
A wife is the joy of a man's heart.
— Anonymous
The first casualty of war is truth.
— Anonymous

war

In a calm sea every man is a pilot.
— Anonymous
Good things come to those who wait.
— Anonymous
Politicians are like weather vanes.
— Anonymous
The plural of anecdote is not data.
— Anonymous

anecdote data science

Great engines turn on small pivots.
— Anonymous
All bread is not baked in one oven.
— Anonymous
Better no doctor at all than three.
— Anonymous
Don't bite the hand that feeds you.
— Anonymous
Hold a true friend with both hands.
— Anonymous
It's best not to burn your bridges.
— Anonymous
Expression is the dress of thought.
— Anonymous
A friend is easier lost than found.
— Anonymous
Charity covers a multitude of sins.
— Anonymous

charity proverbs

Revenge is a dish best served cold.
— Anonymous

proverbs revenge

Opportunity knocks but once. Jokes.
— Anonymous
It is better to be safe than sorry.
— Anonymous
Don't burn the candle at both ends.
— Anonymous
Why do you think they call it dope?
— Anonymous
Don't ask questions of fairy tales.
— Anonymous
Many a true word is spoken in jest.
— Anonymous
A lawyer never goes to law himself.
— Anonymous
Beauty will fade, but not goodness.
— Anonymous
A heart that loves is always young.
— Anonymous
Judge the contents, not the bottle.
— Anonymous
Where there is smoke there is fire.
— Anonymous
A faithful friend loves to the end.
— Anonymous
Happiness takes no account of time.
— Anonymous
He who travels has stories to tell.
— Anonymous
Enthusiasm is the life of the soul.
— Anonymous
Love will creep where it cannot go.
— Anonymous
Advice should be viewed from behind.
— Anonymous
Home is home, be it never so homely.
— Anonymous
The present is a gift of the moment.
— Anonymous
Fall seven times, stand up at eight.
— Anonymous
For news of the heart, ask the face.
— African proverb

African proverbs emotion proverbs

When the cat dies, the mice rejoice.
— African proverb

African proverbs enemies proverbs

Give thy purse rather than thy time.
— Anonymous
Fortune is blind, but not invisible.
— Anonymous
Unused advantages are no advantages.
— Anonymous
Faults are thick where love is thin.
— Anonymous

relationships shortcomings

A single tree can not make a forest.
— Anonymous
The tongue wounds more than a lance.
— Anonymous
Deeds are love and not fine phrases.
— Anonymous
He does much who does a little well.
— Anonymous
Hope deferred maketh the heart sick.
— Anonymous

biblical hope proverbs

Thou art my hope in the day of evil.
— Jeremiah 17:17

biblical hope

Dig the well before you are thirsty.
— Chinese proverb

Chinese proverbs preparation proverbs

A rich man has no need of character.
— Anonymous
Lead, follow, or get out of the way.
— Anonymous
Life is the only thing worth living.
— Anonymous
A good thing if you know it — do it.
— Anonymous
When the apple is ripe it will fall.
— Anonymous
Money kills more people than a club.
— Anonymous
A ragged colt may make a good horse.
— Anonymous
Not to break is better than to mend.
— Anonymous
There is no new thing under the sun.
— Ecclesiastes 1:9

biblical originality

A clear conscience is a soft pillow.
— Anonymous
Mighty oaks from little acorns grow.
— Anonymous
A picture is worth a thousand words.
— Anonymous
We hate delay, yet it makes us wise.
— Anonymous
Hidden valor is as bad as cowardice.
— Anonymous
Poverty without debt is real wealth.
— African proverb

African proverbs poverty proverbs

True Understanding is Transcendence.
— Anonymous
If it isn't perfect, make it better.
— Anonymous
Do you believe in life before death?
— Anonymous
The last mile is always the hardest.
— Anonymous
What costs nothing is worth nothing.
— Anonymous
Better is half a loaf than no bread.
— Anonymous
A full cup must be carried steadily.
— Anonymous
Go not empty unto thy mother-in-law.
— Ruth 3:17

biblical mother-in-law

Experience is the mother of science.
— Anonymous
Health and cheerfulness make beauty.
— Anonymous
Too much politeness conceals deceit.
— Chinese proverb

Chinese proverbs politeness proverbs

There is a skeleton in every closet.
— Anonymous
Anger is one letter short of danger.
— Anonymous

anger

True love is friendship set on fire.
— American proverb

American proverbs proverbs true love

A good companion makes good company.
— Anonymous
Age is honorable and youth is noble.
— Anonymous
Every animal knows more than you do.
— Anonymous
Sacred cows make the best hamburger.
— Anonymous
Don't set the cart before the horse.
— Anonymous
Faithful are the wounds of a friend.
— Anonymous
Even a child is known by his doings.
— Anonymous
A man who has children does not die.
— Anonymous
There's No folly like being in love.
— Anonymous
A fault confessed is half redressed.
— Anonymous
Ambitious people don't make excuses.
— Anonymous
He who findeth fault meaneth to buy.
— Anonymous
Where love is, no room is too small.
— Anonymous
They who love most are least valued.
— Anonymous
Where love fails we espy all faults.
— Anonymous
A little each day is much in a year.
— Anonymous
Pluck the rose and leave the thorns.
— Anonymous
Even a cat is a lion in her own lair.
— Anonymous

Indian proverbs proverbs

A good denial, the best point in law.
— Anonymous
They love too much that die for love.
— Anonymous
Give him enough rope to hang himself.
— Anonymous
A good goose may have an ill gosling.
— Anonymous
He that keepeth the law, happy is he.
— Anonymous
All are not saints that go to church.
— Anonymous
To be prepared is to have no anxiety.
— Anonymous
No mystery is closed to an open mind.
— Anonymous
Simplify your life.  Learn to say no.
— Anonymous

saying no

The heart that loves is always young.
— Anonymous
Empty sacks will never stand upright.
— Anonymous
Ye have heard of the patience of Job.
— The Bible—James 5:11

biblical patience

A fool and his money are soon parted.
— Anonymous

foolishness proverbs

The bell is loud because it is empty.
— Anonymous
Fields have eyes and woods have ears.
— Anonymous
He that has no charity deserves none.
— Anonymous
Who builds on the mob builds on sand.
— Anonymous
The land is a mother that never dies.
— Anonymous
Don't offer me advice; give me money.
— Anonymous
Danger and delight grow on one stalk.
— Anonymous
For ye have the poor always with you.
— Matthew 26:11

biblical poverty

The more you know, the less you need.
— Anonymous
A quiet conscience sleeps in thunder.
— Anonymous
What greater crime than loss of time?
— Anonymous
Never look a gift horse in the mouth.
— Anonymous
He that is not with me is against me.
— Matthew 12:30

biblical enemies

If the sky falls, hold up your hands.
— Anonymous
When you throw dirt, you lose ground.
— Anonymous

American proverbs proverbs

There's a black sheep in every flock.
— Anonymous
In the right place at the right time.
— Anonymous
Kind words don't wear out the tongue.
— Anonymous
A good beginning makes a good ending.
— Anonymous
The knife of the family does not cut.
— Anonymous
To depart from evil is understanding.
— Anonymous
Who speaks, sows; who listens, reaps.
— Anonymous
The wool seller knows the wool buyer.
— Anonymous
Compassion will do more than passion.
— Anonymous
Adversity makes a man wise, not rich.
— Anonymous
The constant friend is never welcome.
— Anonymous
He that knows little soon repeats it.
— Anonymous
As you give love, you will have love.
— Anonymous
What is done by night appears by day.
— Anonymous
This hurts me more than it hurts you.
— Anonymous
Predicament: the wage of consistency.
— Anonymous
And ye shall eat the fat of the land.
— Genesis 45:18

biblical food

Money grows on the trees of patience.
— Anonymous
Men who are thirsty drink in silence.
— Anonymous
Divorce is the sacrament of adultery.
— French proverb

divorce European proverbs French proverbs proverbs

National customs are national honors.
— Anonymous
A man is not poor that feels content.
— Anonymous
The eyes are the windows of the soul.
— Anonymous

eyes

A smile you sent, will always return.
— Anonymous

Indian proverbs proverbs smile

Nothing is so burdensome as a secret.
— Anonymous
Wisdom is the gray hair unto the old.
— Anonymous
Everyone smiles in the same language.
— Anonymous
An apple a day keeps the doctor away.
— Anonymous

apples proverbs

The fish sees the bait, not the hook.
— Chinese proverb

Chinese proverbs proverbs sales

Each bird loves to hear himself sing.
— Italian proverb

Italian proverbs proverbs

In God we trust. All others pay cash.
— Anonymous
What use is wisdom when folly reigns?
— Jewish proverb

folly Jewish proverbs proverbs

A talent is both gift and obligation.
— Anonymous
Say unto wisdom: Thou art my brother.
— Anonymous
Miss not the discourse of the elders.
— Apocrypha, Ecclesiasticus 8:9
Truth finds foes where it makes none.
— Anonymous
Who has not courage should have legs.
— Anonymous
What you can't acquire, don't desire.
— Anonymous
A goal without a plan is just a wish.
— Anonymous

goals

Freely ye have received, freely give.
— Matthew 10:8

biblical charity

Different strokes for different folks.
— Anonymous
All dreams spin out from the same web.
— Anonymous
There are plenty more fish in the sea.
— Anonymous
He that survives will see the outcome.
— Anonymous
The tears of strangers are only water.
— Russian proverb

proverbs Russian proverbs tears

Tact is the intelligence of the heart.
— Anonymous

tact

Awake and sing, ye that dwell in dust.
— The Bible—Isaiah 26:19

biblical singing

It's like being grounded for 18 years.
— in The New York Times

motherhood

The forest is the poor man's overcoat.
— American proverb

American proverbs proverbs

Diligence is the greatest of teachers.
— Anonymous

Arabian proverbs diligence proverbs

Fear makes the wolf bigger than he is.
— German proverb

European proverbs fear German proverbs proverbs

You cannot compare apples and oranges.
— American proverb

American proverbs apples proverbs

Ambition is a dream with a V-8 engine.
— Anonymous

ambition

Variety means nothing to a hungry man.
— Anonymous
Ride the tributaries to reach the sea.
— Anonymous

Arabian proverbs proverbs

It is a long road that has no turning.
— Anonymous
Trust is hard earned, and easily lost.
— Anonymous
A guilty conscience is a hidden enemy.
— Anonymous
We know so many things that aren't so.
— Anonymous
Precepts may lead — but examples draw.
— Anonymous
Hope for the best, but fear the worst.
— Anonymous
Luck is infatuated with the efficient.
— Anonymous
You can't teach an old dog new tricks.
— Anonymous

age proverbs

The Lord is my strength and my shield.
— Psalm 27:1

biblical faith

The day is short and the work is long.
— Anonymous
In God  we trust; all others pay cash.
— Anonymous
Use not today what tomorrow will need.
— Anonymous
Love demands faith and faith firmness.
— Anonymous
Better one word before than two after.
— Anonymous
Talk is cheap until you hire a lawyer.
— Anonymous
All people smile in the same language.
— Anonymous
Be always as cheerful as ever you can.
— Anonymous
Laughter translates into any language.
— Graffiti

laughter

Trust in God—but tie your camel tight.
— Persian proverb

Persian proverbs proverbs

Go the extra mile. It's never crowded.
— Executive Speechwriter Newsletter

hard work witty

Keep oneself unspotted from the world.
— Anonymous
We get old too soon and wise too late.
— Anonymous
Atheism is a non-prophet organization.
— Anonymous

atheism funny

You can't put new wine in old bottles.
— Anonymous
Well knows the cat whose ear he licks.
— Anonymous
One who knows little quickly tells it.
— Anonymous
Move your neck according to the music.
— Anonymous
When one will not, two cannot quarrel.
— Anonymous

conflict proverbs

There's no such thing as a free lunch.
— Anonymous

work

An empty purse frightens away friends.
— Anonymous
The place to spend a happy day — Home.
— Anonymous
It is ill fishing if the hook is bare.
— Anonymous
One lawyer will make work for another.
— Anonymous
A word in due season — how good it is!
— Anonymous
A flow of words is no proof of wisdom.
— Anonymous
Judge not according to the appearance.
— Anonymous
To know you have enough is to be rich.
— Anonymous
The tongue is not steel — yet it cuts.
— Anonymous
Gold goes in any gate except heaven's.
— Anonymous
It is not enough to aim, you must hit.
— Anonymous
What is bought is cheaper than a gift.
— Anonymous
When a man is rich, he begins to save.
— Anonymous
Keep the common road and you are safe.
— Anonymous
Don't put all your eggs in one basket.
— Anonymous
A good man showeth favor, and lendeth.
— Bible, Psalms 152:5
A promise delayed is justice deferred.
— Anonymous
A generous confession disarms slander.
— Anonymous
When the cat's away the mice will play.
— Anonymous

proverbs

The tamed tongue subdues the adversary.
— Anonymous
Wine that maketh glad the heart of man.
— Psalms 104:15

biblical

Some do the sowing, others the reaping.
— Anonymous
One falsehood spoils a thousand truths.
— African proverb

African proverbs falsehood lies proverbs

Promise makes debts and debts promises.
— Anonymous
When the devil leaves, heaven comes in.
— Anonymous

Indian proverbs proverbs

Cheerfulness smoothes the road of life.
— Anonymous
You can't take it with you when you go.
— Anonymous
New Year's Day is every man's birthday.
— Anonymous

new year

Why are you fearful? Have you no faith?
— Anonymous
A man of knowledge increaseth strength.
— Anonymous
Use your wit as a shield, not a dagger.
— Anonymous
On the day of victory, no one is tired.
— Anonymous
When in doubt who will win, be neutral.
— Anonymous
Good to begin well, better to end well.
— Anonymous
An ill workman always blames his tools.
— Anonymous
Never be too big to look up to someone.
— Anonymous

admiration advisory

Animals aren't wild, they're just free.
— Anonymous
When need is greatest, help is nearest.
— Anonymous
In my Father's house are many mansions.
— The Bible—John 14:2

biblical heaven

Youth looks forward but age looks back.
— Anonymous
Praise the young and they will blossom.
— Anonymous
Birds of a feather will flock together.
— Anonymous
Don't try to fly before you have wings.
— Anonymous
You can't please everyone all the time.
— Anonymous
Mingle just a little folly with wisdom.
— Anonymous
The fashion of this world passeth away.
— 1 Corinthians 7:31

biblical fashion

He who tells the truth is not we liked.
— African proverb

African proverbs proverbs truth

A hedge between keeps friendship green.
— Anonymous
A drowning man is not troubled by rain.
— Anonymous
All things perish, Truth alone remains.
— Anonymous
Intelligence is shown by good judgment.
— Anonymous
Nonviolence is the supreme law of life.
— Anonymous

Indian proverbs nonviolence proverbs

Nothing that is natural is disgraceful.
— Anonymous

Latin proverbs morals proverbs

The best cause requires a good pleader.
— Anonymous
Rebellion is the sign of a healthy ego.
— Anonymous

parenting

Borrowing is the first-born of poverty.
— African proverb

African proverbs poverty proverbs

The best advice is found on the pillow.
— Anonymous
Vain hopes cut one off from every good.
— Anonymous
A dream is a wish that our heart makes.
— Anonymous

dreams

Where does the ant die except in sugar.
— Anonymous
He stands the tallest who stands alone.
— Anonymous
If wanted your opinion, I'd ask for it.
— Anonymous
It is not fish until it is on the bank.
— Anonymous
Make your mind as pure as the blue sky.
— Anonymous
Go abroad and you'll hear news of home.
— Anonymous
The anvil lasts longer than the hammer.
— Anonymous
The problem when solved will be simple.
— Sign on the wolf of a General Motors research laboratory
A handsome shoe often pinches the foot.
— Anonymous
Forget injuries, never forget kindness.
— Anonymous
Gratitude can only be given, not taken.
— Anonymous
Deeds are fruits, words are but leaves.
— Anonymous
Gratefulness is the poor man's payment.
— Anonymous

gratitude proverbs

Where there's music, there can be love.
— Anonymous
Separation secures manifest friendship.
— Anonymous

Indian proverbs proverbs

Read, mark, learn, and inwardly digest.
— Anonymous
A wise man's day is worth a fool's life.
— Anonymous
No man is wise enough to advise himself.
— Anonymous
One arrow does not bring down two birds.
— Anonymous
You can't have your cake and eat it too.
— Anonymous
If heaven drops a date, open your mouth.
— Anonymous
A man should learn to sail in all winds.
— Anonymous
A mass of men equals a mass of opinions.
— Anonymous
A sheep was never known to climb a tree.
— Anonymous
The ax forgets but the cut log does not.
— Anonymous
By losing present time we lose all time.
— Anonymous
Alertness and courage are life's shield.
— Anonymous
For many are called, but few are chosen.
— Anonymous
Now is now-here, but tomorrow's nowhere.
— Anonymous
A young doctor makes a humpy churchyard.
— Anonymous
You'll thank me when I'm six feet under.
— Anonymous
Constant occupation prevents temptation.
— Anonymous
You know not where a blessing may light.
— Anonymous
Every day cannot be a feast of lanterns.
— Anonymous
No one was ever lost on a straight road.
— Anonymous

being good Indian proverbs proverbs

Words should be weighed and not counted.
— Anonymous
One of these days is none of these days.
— Anonymous

procrastination

He who pays the piper may call the tune.
— Anonymous
Learn a new language and get a new soul.
— Czech proverb

language proverbs

A moment's thinking is an hour in words.
— Anonymous

thinking words

If God be for us, who can be against us?
— Romans 8:31

beliefs biblical

Inner peace is beyond victory or defeat.
— Bhagavad Gita

inner peace

A bird in the hand is worth ten fleeing.
— Anonymous
One does not give a gift without motive.
— Anonymous
Beauty is a good letter of introduction.
— Anonymous
Every man must row with the oars he has.
— Anonymous
A faithful man will abound in blessings.
— Anonymous
God, please save me from your followers!
— Bumper Sticker

religion

I will never forget old what's-his-name.
— Anonymous
A fair skin often covers a crooked mind.
— Anonymous
Sometimes you gotta say "What the Fuck".
— Risky Business(Movie)
When a man has luck, even his ox calves.
— Anonymous
He that hath ears to hear, let him hear.
— Anonymous
The teeth are smiling, but is the heart?
— Anonymous
Poverty makes a free man become a slave.
— African proverb

African proverbs poverty proverbs

Let not the sun go down upon your wrath.
— Ephesians 4:26

anger biblical

One who is not impatient is not in love.
— Anonymous
Better an uneasy peace than an easy war.
— Anonymous
A father is a banker provided by nature.
— French proverb

European proverbs father French proverbs proverbs

The greatest artist was once a beginner.
— Farmer’s Digest

art

Want a thing long enough, and you don't.
— Anonymous
'Tis certain gain to help an honest man.
— Anonymous
A clear conscience can bear any trouble.
— Anonymous
You have to dig deep to bury your daddy.
— Czech proverb

father proverbs

A good conscience is a choice companion.
— Anonymous
The good seaman is known in bad weather.
— Anonymous
Nothing kills hope faster than cynicism.
— Anonymous
Keep no secrets of thyself from thyself.
— Anonymous
Better an egg today than a hen tomorrow.
— Anonymous
We grow too soon old and too late smart.
— Pennsylvania Dutch saying

old age proverbs

Even a family tree has to have some sap.
— Los Angeles Times Syndicate

family

Hearken unto the father that begat thee.
— Anonymous
Imagination plus action equals creation.
— Anonymous

creativity imagination

Think of the going out before you enter.
— Anonymous
Vows made in storms are forgot in calms.
— Anonymous
Advice when most needed is least heeded.
— Anonymous
Fore-think, though you cannot fore-tell.
— Anonymous
Never trust a man who says, "Trust me. "
— Anonymous
When folly passes by, reason draws back.
— Anonymous
Land was never lost for want of an heir.
— Anonymous
A merry companion is music in a journey.
— Anonymous
An agreement is more valuable than money.
— Anonymous
You shall love your neighbor as yourself.
— Anonymous
It is not every couple that makes a pair.
— Anonymous
One man's ceiling is another man's floor.
— Anonymous
There's a light at the end of the tunnel.
— Anonymous
When drinking water, remember its source.
— Anonymous
The lips of the wise shall preserve them.
— Anonymous
Even a small star shines in the darkness.
— Anonymous
The aged in council, the young in action.
— Anonymous
Our last garment is made without pockets.
— Anonymous
Fashion is more powerful than any tyrant.
— Anonymous
Let not the wise man glory in his wisdom!
— Anonymous
A merry heart doeth good like a medicine.
— Anonymous

biblical happiness proverbs

Listen or thy tongue will keep thee deaf.
— Anonymous

Indian proverbs life listening proverbs

Heaven and earth are threads of one loom.
— Shaker saying
Truth and oil always come to the surface.
— Anonymous
Knock on the sky and listen to the sound!
— Anonymous

proverbs spiritual experiences Zen sayings

Forget injuries; never forget kindnesses.
— Anonymous

forgiveness gratitude revenge

The reverse side also has a reverse side.
— Japanese proverb

Japanese proverbs proverbs

Seven days without prayer makes one WEAK.
— Anonymous
The just upright man is laughed to scorn.
— Anonymous
Speech finely framed delighteth the ears.
— Anonymous
Out of thine own mouth will I judge thee.
— Anonymous
To speak kindly does not hurt the tongue.
— Anonymous
It takes a big man to admit his mistakes.
— Anonymous
The night rinses what the day has soaped.
— Anonymous
The words of the pure are pleasant words.
— Anonymous
The hand of the diligent maketh him rich.
— Anonymous
A poor joke must invent its own laughter.
— Anonymous
Joys shared with others are more enjoyed.
— Anonymous
Money is a good servant but a bad master.
— French proverb

French proverbs money proverbs

Normal is a setting on a washing machine.
— Anonymous
Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.
— Anonymous
You can never enter the same river twice.
— Anonymous

Indian proverbs interesting proverbs

When love is not madness, it is not love.
— Anonymous
They love us truly who correct us freely.
— Anonymous
Only people who do things get criticized.
— Anonymous
Many seek good nights and lose good days.
— Anonymous
A good teacher is better than many books.
— Anonymous
No labor, however humble, is dishonoring.
— Anonymous
Iron sharpens iron; scholar, the scholar.
— Anonymous
A self-made man has no factory guarantee.
— Anonymous
If you don't work, neither shall you eat.
— Anonymous
There is no worse robber than a bad book.
— Italian proverb

books Italian proverbs proverbs

I know by my own pot how the others boil.
— Anonymous
There is much good sleep in an old story.
— Anonymous
For with God nothing shall be impossible.
— Luke 1:37

biblical faith

Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors.
— African proverb

adversity African proverbs management proverbs

Habits are at first cobwebs, then cables.
— Anonymous
Doing well depends upon doing completely.
— Anonymous
It's better to wear out than to rust out.
— Anonymous
A good name keeps its luster in the dark.
— Anonymous
The loftiest towers rise from the ground.
— Anonymous
If you want good service, serve yourself.
— Anonymous
Neither cast ye your pearls before swine.
— Matthew 7:6

biblical talent

Every good partnership is based on trust.
— Anonymous
Better ask twice than lose your way once.
— Danish proverb

asking Danish proverbs proverbs research

Plunge boldly into the thick of yearning.
— Anonymous
The acorn doesn't fall far from the tree.
— Anonymous

ancestry proverbs

One rotten apple spoils the whole barrel.
— Anonymous

apples proverbs

He understands poorly who listens poorly.
— Welsh proverb

proverbs Welsh proverbs

News is the first rough draft of history.
— Anonymous

news proverbs

He would share even his share of the sun.
— Anonymous
The proverb is the horse of conversation.
— African proverb

African proverbs proverbs

One man's junk is another man's treasure.
— Anonymous
They that sow in tears shall reap in joy.
— The Bible—Book of Psalms: 126:5

biblical tears

Behold, we count them happy which endure.
— Anonymous
Be a friend to yourself, and others will.
— Anonymous
The mind is fickle and hard to be checked.
— Anonymous
False friends are worse than open enemies.
— Anonymous
A man who is contented is not always rich.
— Anonymous
The apple does not fall far from the tree.
— German proverb

apples European proverbs German proverbs proverbs

To the mediocre, mediocrity appears great.
— Anonymous

Indian proverbs mediocrity proverbs

Even a stopped clock is right twice a day.
— Anonymous
A man is as old as he feels himself to be.
— Anonymous
He who has daughters is always a shepherd.
— Anonymous

daughters proverbs sheep Spanish proverbs

If wishes were horses, beggars might ride.
— Anonymous
Nine-tenths of education is encouragement.
— Anonymous

education encouragement

Expectations are premeditated resentments.
— Meditations for People Who Worry

expectation

Whatever will satisfy hunger is good food.
— Chinese proverb

Chinese proverbs food proverbs

Works — not words — are the proof of love.
— Anonymous
Listen, or thy tongue will keep thee deaf.
— American proverb

American proverbs holding your tongue listening proverbs

Between two Saturdays happen many marvels.
— Anonymous
You're only as old as you act/as you feel.
— Anonymous
The Universe has many voices. Just listen.
— Anonymous
With friends like these who needs enemies?
— Anonymous
God is with those who patiently persevere.
— Anonymous

Arabian proverbs perseverance proverbs

Where the iron goes, there goes also rust.
— Anonymous
The sooner the better — delay is a fetter.
— Anonymous
The law is good, if a man use it lawfully.
— Anonymous
You never really leave the place you love.
— Anonymous
Experience is fine if not bought too dear.
— Anonymous
All strangers are relations to each other.
— Anonymous
Never bolt your door with a boiled carrot.
— Anonymous
The empty vessel makes the greatest sound.
— Anonymous
Earth, when I am in life, I depend on you.
— Anonymous
It takes a whole village to raise a child.
— Anonymous
Goodness speaks in a whisper, evil shouts.
— Anonymous
No camel route is long, with good company.
— Anonymous
Life is so short we must move very slowly.
— Thai proverb

life mindfulness proverbs

Those who wish to sing always find a song.
— Anonymous
They said we couldn't do it but we did it.
— Anonymous
You miss 100% of the shots you don't take.
— Anonymous
I'm not aging. I'm ripening to perfection.
— Anonymous

aging funny

Every man's neighbor is his looking glass.
— Anonymous
Works and not words are the proof of love.
— Anonymous
Love is grand; divorce is a hundred grand.
— Anonymous
For as he thinketh in his heart, so is he.
— Anonymous
Love is sweet, but tastes best with bread.
— Anonymous
What is hard to bear is sweet to remember.
— Anonymous
Not to repent of a fault is to justify it.
— Anonymous
Whoso findeth a wife findeth a good thing.
— Anonymous
Just love life and it will love your back.
— Anonymous
The love of money is the root of all evil.
— The Bible—I Timothy 6:10

biblical evil greed money

In the kingdom of hope there is no winter.
— Anonymous
Where gold speaks, every tongue is silent.
— Anonymous
In a broken nest there are few whole eggs.
— Anonymous
A promise is a cloud; fulfillment is rain.
— Anonymous
There's always free cheese in a mousetrap.
— Anonymous
Charity shall cover the multitude of sins.
— Bible, I Peter 4:8
If wishes were horses, beggars would ride.
— Anonymous

proverbs wish

Purity is best demonstrated by generosity.
— Bible, Luke 11:41
Financially stable, mentally questionable.
— Motto of the Gotham City Riders
The sins of youth are paid for in old age.
— Latin proverb

Latin proverbs proverbs youth & age

Every family has a skeleton in the closet.
— Anonymous
Today's egg is better than tomorrow's hen.
— Anonymous
Every life has its joy; every joy its law.
— Anonymous
Better that the feet slip than the tongue.
— Anonymous
One of gladness seldom falls into madness.
— Anonymous
Enjoy yourself. It's later than you think.
— Anonymous
An enemy slaughters, a friend distributes.
— African proverb

African proverbs enemies friendship proverbs

The rain falls on the just and the unjust.
— Anonymous
Better short of pence than short of sense.
— Anonymous
If you would live in health, be old early.
— Anonymous
Marriage has teeth, and him bite very hot.
— Jamaican proverb

marriage proverbs

Despise not thy parents when they are old.
— Anonymous
Many can bear adversity, but few contempt.
— Anonymous
He who wants a rose must respect the thorn
— Anonymous
How great a matter a little fire kindleth!
— Anonymous
The beginning is the half of every action.
— Anonymous
Tailors and writers must mind the fashion.
— Anonymous
More have repented of speech than silence.
— Anonymous
He who does not look ahead remains behind.
— Anonymous

future moving forward proverbs Spanish proverbs

When an old man dies, a library burns down.
— Anonymous
The older the fiddle, the sweeter the tune.
— Anonymous
Laughter can be heard farther than weeping.
— Jewish proverb

Jewish proverbs laughter proverbs

A man who has no charity deserves no mercy.
— Anonymous
A man may go a long way, after he is tired.
— Anonymous
Experience is good, if not bought too dear.
— Anonymous
To think of food only as a fuel is foolish.
— Anonymous
Knowledge, teaching and words may be deeds.
— Anonymous
There's no such thing as a stupid question.
— Anonymous
He that would be a leader must be a bridge.
— Welsh proverb

leadership proverbs Welsh proverbs

Make a joyful noise unto God, all ye lands.
— Psalm 61:1

biblical happiness

One kind word can warm three winter months.
— Japanese proverb

Japanese proverbs kindness proverbs

Let no evil speech proceed from your mouth.
— Anonymous
No snowflake ever falls in the wrong place.
— Anonymous

proverbs Zen sayings

Have an open face but conceal our thoughts.
— Anonymous
With hat in hand, one gets on in the world.
— Anonymous
Be humble if thou wouldst attain to Wisdom.
— Anonymous
One good teacher outweights a ton of books.
— Chinese proverb

Chinese proverbs proverbs

An unlawful oath is better broke than kept.
— Anonymous
Better lose the anchor than the whole ship.
— Anonymous
Life is too short not to be kind to others.
— Anonymous
One kind word can warm three winter nights.
— Japanese proverb

Japanese proverbs kindness proverbs

Good words cost nothing and are worth much.
— Anonymous
The worth of a thing is what it will bring.
— Anonymous
They are most cheated who cheat themselves.
— Anonymous
Talking comes by nature, silence by wisdom.
— Anonymous
Let your moderation be known among all men.
— Anonymous
The mouth of the righteous speaketh wisdom.
— Anonymous
Every cask smells of the wine it contained.
— Anonymous
The clever wife makes her husband an apron.
— Anonymous
Better the evil known than the new unknown.
— Anonymous
If thou canst not see the bottom, wade not.
— Anonymous
Silence is less injurious than a bad reply.
— Anonymous
Those who wish to sing, always find a song.
— Anonymous

attitude European proverbs proverbs Swedish proverbs

When the old dog barks it is time to watch.
— Anonymous
Be the change you wish to see in the world.
— Anonymous

change

A camel is a horse designed by a committee.
— Anonymous

committees

Wealth is the canker that destroys nations.
— Anonymous
Reality is for people who lack imagination.
— Anonymous

reality

He that getteth wisdom loveth his own soul.
— Anonymous
The hammer shatters glass but forges steel.
— Anonymous
In a cat's eyes, all things belong to cats.
— Anonymous
Hay is more acceptable to an ass than gold.
— Latin proverb

gold Latin proverbs negotiation proverbs

The cat always catches the impatient mouse.
— African proverb

African proverbs impatience proverbs

A little help is better than a lot of pity.
— Anonymous
Where everyone goes, the grass never grows.
— Anonymous
Laughter is God's hand on a troubled world.
— Anonymous

laughter proverbs

Into the closed mouth the fly does not get.
— Anonymous
A smooth sea never made a skillful mariner.
— Anonymous

adversity proverbs skill

It is more blessed to give than to receive.
— Bible, Acts 20:35

biblical charity Giving

Little by little, the bird builds its nest.
— Anonymous
The more you know, the less you understand.
— Anonymous
Seize the end and you will hold the middle.
— Anonymous
A man that hath pity upon the poor lendeth.
— Anonymous
A runaway monk never praises his monastery.
— Anonymous
The adult looks to deed, the child to love.
— Anonymous
Kindness, like a boomerang, always returns.
— Anonymous
The clash of ideas is the sound of freedom.
— Graffiti

freedom ideas open-mindedness

One shall rise up at the voice of the bird.
— Anonymous
The road to a friend's house is never long.
— Anonymous
Who heeds not a penny shall never have any.
— Anonymous
There is no joy above the joy of the heart.
— Anonymous
If you sow thorns, you will not reap roses.
— Anonymous
A powerful friend becomes a powerful enemy.
— African proverb

African proverbs enemies proverbs

Love your enemy as you'd love your brother.
— Anonymous
The love that lasts is the love that's last.
— Anonymous
Many things are lost for want of not asking.
— English proverb

asking questions English proverbs proverbs

Good words cost nothing, but are worth much.
— Anonymous

kindness

We do not walk on our legs, but on our will.
— Anonymous

proverbs will

The spider and the fly can't make a bargain.
— Jamaican proverb

negotiation proverbs

The purpose is not the end, but the journey.
— Anonymous
The inner self never stops caressing itself.
— Anonymous
Better a pound of luck than a pound of gold.
— Anonymous
The hours perish and are laid to our charge.
— Anonymous
But through love be servants of one another.
— Anonymous
A merry heart maketh a cheerful countenance.
— Anonymous
A broken hand works, but not a broken heart.
— Anonymous
What comes from the heart goes to the heart.
— Anonymous
Always walk on the sunny side of the street.
— Anonymous
Gladness of the heart is the life of people.
— Anonymous
If they can't take a joke . . . forget them!
— Anonymous
A jest driven home too far brings home hate.
— Anonymous
In hospitality it is the spirit that counts.
— Anonymous
Great is truth, and mighty above all things.
— Anonymous
A truth spoken before its time is dangerous.
— Anonymous
Wise men care not for what they cannot have.
— Anonymous
He is not wise that is not wise for himself.
— Anonymous
He that walketh with wise men shall be wise.
— Anonymous
The advice of the aged will not mislead you.
— Anonymous
A man who won't be advised, can't be helped.
— Anonymous
Reproofs of instruction are the way of life.
— Anonymous
The wise man sits on the hole in his carpet.
— Anonymous
An ass loaded with gold still eats thistles.
— Anonymous
What belongs to everybody belongs to nobody.
— Anonymous
The heart does not think all the mouth says.
— Anonymous
Where the tongue slips, it speaks the truth.
— Anonymous
Be the same thing that ye want to be called.
— Anonymous
There are no national frontiers to learning.
— Anonymous
Apelles was not a master-painter in one day.
— Anonymous
A little fore-talk may save much after-talk.
— Anonymous
Be slow in choosing, but slower in changing.
— Anonymous
Better to deny at once than to promise long.
— Anonymous
A good hope is better than a bad possession.
— Anonymous
Take no one's word for it; see for yourself.
— Anonymous
It is sure to be dark if you shut your eyes.
— Anonymous
An indispensable thing never has much value.
— Anonymous
The merciful man doeth good to his own soul.
— Anonymous
'Take it easy' and 'Live long' are brothers.
— Anonymous
In the company of strangers silence is safe.
— Anonymous
Where there are no heroes, strive to be one.
— Anonymous
Your own deeds will long be baptized on you.
— Anonymous
Ask the experienced rather than the learned.
— Anonymous
He who works achieves and he who sows reaps.
— Anonymous
When the Czar has a cold, all Russia coughs.
— Anonymous
When you enter a city, abide by its customs.
— Anonymous
A man who has a good wife can bear any evil.
— Anonymous
The wedding should last through wedded life.
— Anonymous
Friendship made in a moment is of no moment.
— Anonymous
Friendships multiply joys and divide griefs.
— Anonymous

friendship

A friend to everybody is a friend to nobody.
— Anonymous
A heart in love with beauty never grows old.
— Anonymous
She that is born a beauty is born betrothed.
— Anonymous
Speak to the earth, and it shall teach thee.
— Anonymous
Young folk, silly folk; old folk, cold folk.
— Anonymous
Being young is a fault which improves daily.
— Anonymous
Better a lucky physician than a learned one.
— Anonymous
Everybody is the center of his own universe.
— Anonymous
Noble and common blood is of the same color.
— Anonymous
Don't expect anything original from an echo.
— Quoted in “The 365 Great Quotes-a-Year Calendar”

originality

A book, tight shut, is but a block of paper.
— Chinese proverb

books Chinese proverbs proverbs reading

Mañana is often the busiest day of the week.
— Anonymous

procrastination proverbs Spanish proverbs

Don't blow it—good planets are hard to find.
— Time magazine

earth environment

However Long The Night, The Dawn Will Break.
— Anonymous
Treat others the way you want to be treated.
— Anonymous
Some people have tact, other tell the truth.
— Anonymous
Nothing is as bleak as it seems at the time.
— Anonymous

adversity hopeful

He that giveth unto the poor shall not lack.
— Anonymous

biblical charity proverbs

Anything worth having is worth fighting for.
— Anonymous

courage motivational

Bitter truth is better than sweet falsehood.
— African proverb

African proverbs lies proverbs truth

A rat is a beauty in the eyes of its mother.
— Anonymous
Think with the wise, but talk to the vulgar.
— Anonymous
Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.
— James 4:7

biblical virtue

Where there is no vision, the people perish.
— Anonymous

biblical proverbs vision

A powerful friend becomes at powerful enemy.
— African proverb

African proverbs friendship proverbs

A war without headquarters is an expedition.
— African proverb

African proverbs proverbs war

Hot chocolate is like a hug from the inside.
— Anonymous

chocolate

An ounce of mother is worth a ton of clergy.
— Anonymous

mother proverbs Spanish proverbs

Service is nothing but love in work clothes.
— Anonymous

service

Without perseverance talent is a barren bed.
— Anonymous

perseverance proverbs talent Welsh proverbs

Owe no one anything, but to love one another.
— Anonymous
The golden rule of life is: make a beginning.
— Anonymous
A lizard on a cushion will still seek leaves.
— Anonymous
Color is to the eye what music is to the ear.
— Anonymous

color

Speak the truth, but leave immediately after.
— Anonymous

funny honesty proverbs truth

There's no sense so uncommon as common sense.
— Anonymous
You can only lean against that which resists.
— Anonymous

Indian proverbs proverbs

Blessed is the peacemaker, not the conqueror.
— Anonymous
Opportunities, like eggs, come one at a time.
— American proverb

American proverbs opportunity proverbs

Next to excellence is the appreciation of it.
— Anonymous

appreciation excellence

When the fountain has gone up, it comes down.
— Anonymous
When the pupil is ready, the teacher appears.
— Anonymous
Better to keep peace than have to make peace.
— Anonymous
Long life is a gift that nobody gets to keep.
— Anonymous
The desire accomplished is sweet to the soul.
— Anonymous

accomplishment biblical proverbs

A man does not seek his luck, luck seeks him.
— Anonymous
If the wind will not serve, take to the oars.
— Anonymous
You can always find something to worry about.
— Anonymous
Cheerfulness is an excellent wearing quality.
— Anonymous
Faith by itself, if it has no works, is dead.
— The Bible—James 2:17

biblical faith

Write injuries in sand, kindnesses in marble.
— French proverb

forgiveness French proverbs kindness proverbs

Hell has three gates: lust, anger, and greed.
— Bhagavad Gita

lust

It may be a fire — tomorrow it will be ashes.
— Anonymous
A man may have good eyes and yet see nothing.
— Anonymous
The year does nothing else but open and shut.
— Anonymous
Money is the sinew of love as well as of war.
— Anonymous
Because they had no root, they withered away.
— Anonymous
A chain is no stronger than its weakest link.
— Anonymous
A little body doth often harbor a great soul.
— Anonymous
An enemy will agree, but a friend will argue.
— Anonymous
Imagination is a good stick but a bad crutch.
— Anonymous
It hurteth not the tongue to give fair words.
— Anonymous
Time is a file that wears and makes no noise.
— Anonymous
Never offer your hen for sale on a rainy day.
— Anonymous
Many open minds should be closed for repairs.
— Toledo Blade
They who marry for wealth sell their liberty.
— Anonymous
A man that gathereth by labor shall increase.
— Anonymous
A moneyless man goes fast through the market.
— Anonymous
He that would thrive must first ask his wife.
— Anonymous
To kill time is, by definition, to murder it.
— Anonymous
Appear always what you are and a little less.
— Anonymous
Cut your own wood and it will warm you twice.
— Anonymous

labor

The quieter you become the more you can hear.
— Anonymous

listening

Earth to earth, ashes to ashes, dust to dust.
— Burial service, The Book of Common Prayer
All things are possible to those who believe.
— Anonymous
Public opinion is itself a matter of opinion.
— Anonymous
The gums best understand the teeth's affairs.
— African proverb

African proverbs cooperation proverbs

For we know in part, and we prophesy in part.
— Anonymous
The one who tells the stories rule the world.
— Anonymous
Ambition is putting a ladder against the sky.
— American proverb

ambition American proverbs proverbs

Only the wearer knows where the shoe pinches.
— Anonymous

experience proverbs

If love is blind, why is lingerie so popular?
— Anonymous
A throne is only a bench covered with velvet.
— Anonymous
A good friend is better than a near relation.
— Anonymous
Whoso mocketh the poor reproacheth his Maker.
— Anonymous

biblical poverty proverbs

God is good, but never dance in a small boat.
— Anonymous

Irish proverbs proverbs

Live with wolves, and you will learn to howl.
— Anonymous
A man that loves law will get his fill of it.
— Anonymous
Going slowly does not stop one from arriving.
— African proverb

African proverbs priorities proverbs

Ask for advice but do what you think is best.
— Anonymous
Let all things be done decently and in order.
— Anonymous
To smoke is human; to smoke cigars is divine.
— Anonymous

Cigar cigars

A man that is rich will not be called a fool.
— Anonymous
What one knows is sometimes useful to forget.
— Anonymous
Whoever gossips to you will gossip about you.
— Anonymous

gossip proverbs

Worry often gives a small thing a big shadow.
— Swedish proverb

proverbs Swedish proverbs worry

The truth is not always what we want to hear.
— Anonymous
Retirement: the world's longest coffee break.
— Anonymous

retirement

Get wisdom, get understanding; forget it not.
— Anonymous
Better to be done than wish it had been done.
— Anonymous
Two watermelons cannot be held under one arm.
— Anonymous
If triangles had a God, He'd have three sides.
— Anonymous

God Jewish proverbs proverbs

Worries go down better with soup than without.
— Jewish proverb

Jewish proverbs proverbs worry

Riches that are in the heart cannot be stolen.
— Anonymous
You can't tell a book by looking at its cover.
— Anonymous

appearances proverbs

Nobody has ever bet enough on a winning horse.
— Anonymous
Death and life are in the power of the tongue.
— Anonymous
A man who undertakes too much seldom succeeds.
— Anonymous
The deeper the sorrow, the less tongue it has.
— Talmud

sorrow

One star differeth from another star in glory.
— Anonymous
A wise man hears one word and understands two.
— Anonymous
The wise man has long ears and a short tongue.
— Anonymous
A man who wants hope is the poorest man alive.
— Anonymous
Honor a physician with the honor due unto him.
— Apocrypha, Ecclesiasticus 38:1
How much better is it to get wisdom than gold!
— Anonymous
The coat is quite new, only the holes are old.
— Anonymous
There is a remedy for everything except death.
— Anonymous
Even after a bad harvest there must be sowing.
— Anonymous
Beauty passes, but perfection remains with us.
— Anonymous
A man who has self-love is halfway to freedom.
— Anonymous
Empty thy mind of evil, but fill it with good.
— Anonymous
With unity, the time is right for great deeds.
— I-Ching; Book of Changes
Affairs sleep soundly when fortune is present.
— Anonymous
Better a friend's bite than an ememy's caress.
— Anonymous
Like a sword that cuts, but cannot cut itself.
— Anonymous
Let a child have its will and it will not cry.
— Anonymous
My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge.
— Anonymous
Wealth and children are the adornment of life.
— Anonymous
To know the road ahead, ask those coming back.
— Anonymous

Chinese proverbs experience proverbs

When hunger gets inside you, nothing else can.
— West African saying

African proverbs charity poverty proverbs

Age brings experience, and a good mind wisdom.
— Anonymous
The cost of living is high, but it's worth it.
— Anonymous
Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week.
— Anonymous

procrastination

An ounce of mother is worth a pound of clergy.
— Anonymous
When it is dark enough, you can see the stars.
— Persian proverb

adversity Persian proverbs proverbs

An ox remains an ox, even if driven to Vienna.
— Anonymous
O people, respect the women who have born you.
— Anonymous
Pay as you go — unless you are going for good.
— Anonymous
To run away is not glorious, but very healthy.
— Anonymous
He shall be commended according to his wisdom.
— Anonymous
It is easy to frighten a bull from the window.
— Anonymous
When man speaks of the future, the gods laugh.
— Anonymous
It is a great thing to do a little thing well.
— Anonymous
Darkness reigns at the foot of the lighthouse.
— Anonymous
If speaking is silver, then listening is gold.
— Turkish proverb

listening proverbs Turkish proverbs

Before you start up a ladder, count the rungs.
— Anonymous
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.
— Anonymous
When ill luck falls asleep, let none wake her.
— Anonymous
An ant on the move does more than a dozing ox.
— Anonymous
The fireside is the tulip bed of a winter day.
— Persian proverb

Persian proverbs proverbs

Do not push the river, it will flow by itself.
— Anonymous
Work expands so as to fill the time available.
— Anonymous

office proverbs time management work

There are more old Drunkards than old doctors.
— Anonymous
If you don't want anyone to know, don't do it.
— Chinese proverb

Chinese proverbs morals proverbs

To watch us dance is to hear our hearts speak.
— Anonymous

dance Indian proverbs proverbs

A man who begins many things finishes but few.
— Anonymous
Those who dare do, those who dare not, do not.
— Anonymous
QSCV (Quality, Service, Cleanliness and Value)
— Standard imposed by Ray Kroc, founder of McDonald's fast food chain
The rich get richer and the poor get children.
— Anonymous
A word out of season may mar a whole lifetime.
— Anonymous
Better the last smile than the first laughter.
— Anonymous
Growing old is no more than another bad habit.
— Anonymous
Better in the dust than crawl near the throne.
— Anonymous
To overcome pleasure is the greatest pleasure.
— Anonymous
What you learn to your cost you remember long.
— Anonymous
As soap is to the body, tears are to the soul.
— Jewish proverb

Jewish proverbs proverbs tears

A book is like a garden carried in the pocket.
— Anonymous
In prosperity caution — in adversity patience.
— Anonymous
Pessimism is the triumph of worry over matter.
— Anonymous
So we get the chinks, we will bear the stinks.
— Anonymous
Be thine enemy an ant, see in him an elephant.
— Turkish proverb

enemies proverbs Turkish proverbs

A rich child often sits in a poor mother's lap.
— Anonymous
Learn young, learn fair; learn old, learn more.
— Anonymous
In the multitude of counselors there is safety.
— Anonymous
Never marry for money. Ye'll borrow it cheaper.
— Scottish proverb

marriage proverbs

Hypochondria is the only disease I haven't got.
— Anonymous
Against logic there is no armor like ignorance.
— Life

ignorance

When the snake is old, the frog will tease him.
— Anonymous
Where old age is evil, youth can learn no good.
— Anonymous
Hot heads and cold hearts never solve anything.
— Anonymous

anger empathy

Better to ask twice than to lose your way once.
— Danish proverb

advice asking questions Danish proverbs mistakes proverbs

There are none so blind as they that won't see.
— Anonymous
A good bone does not always come to a good dog.
— Anonymous
Be careful what you hope for- you might get it.
— Anonymous
He who asks questions cannot avoid the answers.
— African proverb

African proverbs asking proverbs

Excuses interest no one except the competition.
— Anonymous
A clear conscience laughs at false accusations.
— Anonymous

conscience

No one ought to look a gift horse in the mouth.
— Anonymous
Everyone is a piece of this puzzle called life.
— Anonymous
A little oil may save a great deal of friction.
— Anonymous
Prove all things; hold fast that which is good.
— Anonymous
When the going gets tough, the tough get going.
— Anonymous

adversity courage motivational proverbs

Honesty in little things is not a little thing.
— Anonymous
When flatterers meet, the devil goes to dinner.
— English proverb

English proverbs flattery proverbs

God wanted to chastise man, so he sent lawyers.
— Anonymous
A lean compromise is better than a fat lawsuit.
— Jacula Prudentum

compromise

Ninety per cent of inspiration is perspiration.
— Anonymous
If voting mattered, they wouldn't let us do it.
— Anonymous

voting

The brain is a subservient organ to the gonads.
— Anonymous

Brain

When spider webs unite, they can tie up a lion.
— Anonymous
A small deed may grow to become a large reward.
— Anonymous
Show them death and they will accept the fever.
— Arab saying

proverbs

The law of love is better than the love of law.
— Anonymous
Study to be quiet, and to do your own business.
— Anonymous
Great anger is more destructive than the sword.
— Anonymous

anger Indian proverbs proverbs

Love makes the time pass. Time makes love pass.
— Anonymous
A man that never asks will never get a bargain.
— Anonymous
Even in small things there is great providence.
— Anonymous
He who is afraid to ask is ashamed of learning.
— Danish proverb

advice curiosity Danish proverbs learning proverbs

Service is the rent we pay for a room on earth.
— Anonymous

service

Better say nothing than nothing to the purpose.
— Anonymous
Don't let grass grow on the path of friendship.
— Anonymous

friendship Indian proverbs proverbs

To believe a thing impossible is to make it so.
— French proverb

French proverbs impossible pessimism proverbs

Practice not your art, and it will soon depart.
— Anonymous
The tyrant is only the slave turned inside out.
— African proverb

African proverbs oppression proverbs tyranny

A friend's frown is better than a fool's smile.
— Anonymous
Judge the tree by its fruits, man by his deeds.
— Anonymous
Two great talkers will not travel far together.
— Anonymous

holding your tongue listening proverbs Spanish proverbs

Evil deeds are like perfume, difficult to hide.
— African proverb

African proverbs proverbs

You can't have a rainbow without a little rain.
— Anonymous
Every man is a friend to them who giveth gifts.
— Anonymous
Insults should be well-avenged or well-endured.
— Anonymous

proverbs Spanish proverbs

Life has a certain ending and uncertain timing.
— Anonymous
They did it with all their heart and prospered.
— Anonymous
For men to search their own glory is not glory.
— Anonymous
A man that giveth unto the poor shall not lack.
— Bible
An apology is a good way to have the last word.
— Dell Crossword Puzzles

apologies

Journalism is the first rough draft of history.
— Anonymous

journalism proverbs

Be master OF mind rather than mastered BY mind.
— Anonymous

proverbs Zen sayings

The universe comes forth from the Imperishable.
— Mundaka-Upanishad
Half a brain is enough for one who says little.
— Anonymous
All of nature is in us, all of us is in nature.
— Anonymous
Take a joke as a joke, and it will not provoke.
— Anonymous
There's a thin line between madness and genius.
— Anonymous
Que Sera, Sera . . . Whatever will be, will be.
— Anonymous
Never marry for money, ye'll borrow it cheaper.
— Anonymous
A man must stand very tall to see his own fate.
— Anonymous
Out of the mouth proceeds blessing and cursing.
— Anonymous
Look down if you would know how high you stand.
— Anonymous
It's easy to lose our way when we lose our why.
— Anonymous

losing our way

One's own self is the most difficult to master.
— Far Eastern saying
Love creates an "us" without destroying a "me".
— Anonymous
I live too near the woods to be scared by owls.
— Anonymous
Life is but a journey; death is returning home.
— Chinese proverb

Chinese proverbs proverbs

Not all luck is good, and not all good is luck.
— Anonymous

luck

The secret of getting ahead is getting started.
— Anonymous

motivational success

Fortune favors the bold but abandons the timid.
— Anonymous
The tongue is more to be feared than the sword.
— Anonymous
The road to hell is paved with good intentions.
— Anonymous

intention proverbs

No man ever repented of having held his tongue.
— Anonymous
'Sail!' quoth the king; 'Hold!' saith the wind.
— Anonymous
A man who serves two masters has to lie to one.
— Anonymous
No man so wise but has a little folly to spare.
— Anonymous
The temple of God is holy, which temple ye are.
— 1 Corinthians 3:17

biblical health

Misfortunes when asleep are not to be awakened.
— Anonymous

misfortune proverbs

Don't trust in fortune until you are in heaven.
— Anonymous
A good wife and health are a man's best wealth.
— Anonymous
One day's rain makes up for many day's drought.
— Anonymous
Be swift to hear, and with patience give answer.
— Anonymous
If thou be wise, thou shalt be wise for thyself.
— Anonymous
It is not enough to run, one must start in time.
— Anonymous
Today is the first day of the rest of your life.
— Anonymous
Enthusiasm is essential to the triumph of truth.
— Anonymous
A dram of discretion is worth a pound of wisdom.
— Anonymous
The only way to keep a secret is to say nothing.
— Anonymous
To endure what is unendurable is true endurance.
— Anonymous
A cloak is not made for a single shower of rain.
— Anonymous
Surely the Lord is in this place; I knew it not.
— Genesis 28:16

beliefs biblical

Before you can score you must first have a goal.
— Anonymous
A silent man's words are not brought into court.
— Anonymous
To the brave man every land is a native country.
— Anonymous
One does not become great by claiming greatness.
— African proverb

African proverbs greatness proverbs

Tribulation worketh patience, and patience hope.
— Anonymous
An ounce of patience is worth a pound of brains.
— Anonymous
Hunger causes the wolves to sally from the wood.
— Anonymous
Love is like war, easy to begin but hard to end.
— Anonymous
Better a lie that heals than a truth that wound.
— Anonymous
A wooer should open his ears more than his eyes.
— Anonymous
There is no pleasure above the joy of the heart.
— Anonymous
The tongue of the righteous is as choice silver.
— Anonymous
Happiness is not a horse, you cannot harness it.
— Anonymous
One knows much who knows how to hold his tongue.
— Anonymous
He cannot speak well who cannot hold his tongue.
— Anonymous
A man of an ill tongue is dangerous in his city.
— Anonymous
People of principle may be the principal people.
— Anonymous
Never trouble trouble till trouble troubles you.
— American proverb

American proverbs proverbs trouble

Time spent laughing is time spent with the gods.
— Japanese proverb

Japanese proverbs laughter proverbs

Forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors.
— Anonymous
Words without ideas are like sails without wind.
— Courier-Record (Blackstone, Virginia)

language

With what judgment ye judge, ye shall be judged.
— Anonymous
I will judge each of you according to your ways.
— Anonymous
What is sport to the cat is death for the mouse.
— Anonymous
Measure the corn of others with your own bushel.
— Anonymous
A man who goes to law for a sheep loses his cow.
— Anonymous
A soul wise in words shall make himself beloved.
— Anonymous
Even a lion has to defend himself against flies.
— German proverb

German proverbs proverbs

God could not be everywhere, so he made mothers.
— Jewish proverb

Jewish proverbs mother proverbs

It's not what you call me, but what I answer to.
— African proverb

African proverbs proverbs self-esteem

Marriage has many thorns, but celibacy no roses.
— Anonymous
Don't be in a hurry to tie what you can't untie.
— Anonymous
We will be known forever by the tracks we leave.
— Anonymous
Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind.
— Anonymous
Stretch your foot to the length of your blanket.
— Anonymous
The graveyards are full of indispensable people.
— Anonymous
Sickness comes on horseback and departs on foot.
— Dutch proverb

European proverbs illness proverbs

Such is life — seven times down, eight times up!
— Anonymous
The most important things in life aren't things.
— Anonymous

life wisdom

The subtle self is to be known by thought alone.
— Anonymous
Wisdom and virtue are like two wheels of a cart.
— Anonymous
Gossip columnist: one who writes other's wrongs.
— Braude’s Treasury of Wit and Humor

gossip

One survives all wounds except those of critics.
— African proverb

African proverbs critics proverbs

Instruction in youth is like engraving in stone.
— African proverb

African proverbs education proverbs

If sailors becomes too numerous, the ship sinks.
— Anonymous
Be slow of giving advice, ready to do a service.
— Anonymous
An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.
— Anonymous
Don't live in a town where there are no doctors.
— Anonymous
It takes all kinds, to make the world go 'round.
— Anonymous
More men are slain by suppers than by the sword.
— Anonymous
Harmony is the basis of all beauty in the world.
— Anonymous
The remedy for injuries is not to remember them.
— Italian proverb

Italian proverbs proverbs

It is a poor art that maintains not the artisan.
— Anonymous
It is hard to pay for bread that has been eaten.
— Anonymous
A man who does not know one thing knows another.
— Anonymous
The last enemy that shall be destroyed is death.
— The Bible—1 Corinthians 15:26

biblical death

What so ever a man sows, that shall he also reap.
— Anonymous
It's easy to halve the potato where there's love.
— Irish proverb

Irish proverbs love proverbs

Conscience is the nest where all good is hatched.
— Anonymous
Fashion your life as a garden of beautiful deeds.
— Anonymous
The doctor is to be feared more than the disease.
— Anonymous
Beauty's sister is vanity, and its daughter lust.
— Anonymous
We are spiritual beings having human experiences.
— Anonymous
Advice after injury is like medicine after death.
— Danish proverb

advice Danish proverbs European proverbs proverbs

What you dislike for yourself do not like for me.
— Anonymous
Love is the music of the Universe ... just dance.
— Anonymous

love

The hand that gives is above the hand that takes.
— Anonymous
Since the house is on fire let us warm ourselves.
— Anonymous

attitude European proverbs Italian proverbs proverbs

The life of love is better than the love of life.
— Anonymous
Absence and a friendly neighbor washes away love.
— Anonymous

absence proverbs

The man who can't dance says the band can't play.
— Anonymous
The barber learns his trade on the orphan's chin.
— Anonymous
Being virtuous is no feat once temptation ceases.
— Danish proverb

Danish proverbs proverbs temptation virtue

There were no ill language were it not ill taken.
— Anonymous
The way we escape virtue is by passing more laws.
— Anonymous
Better to show too much civility than too little.
— Anonymous
The speed of the leader is the speed of the pack.
— Yukon saying

leadership proverbs

Don't cross the bridge until you have come to it.
— Anonymous
A willing helper does not wait until he is asked.
— Anonymous
When the going gets tough, the tough go shopping.
— Anonymous
As you think of others, others will think of you.
— Anonymous
Sooner ask a man for his life than for his money.
— Anonymous
Each day has its care, but each care has its day.
— Anonymous
He who would leap far must first take a long run.
— Anonymous
He who does not look ahead always remains behind.
— Anonymous
One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives.
— Anonymous

family friendship

Whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he also reap.
— Galatians 6:7

biblical consequences

'Tis a gift to be simple, 'tis a gift to be free.
— Shaker hymn
Nothing is ever accomplished by a reasonable man.
— Anonymous
For a dead opportunity, there is no resurrection.
— Anonymous
Many men know how to flatter; few know to praise.
— Anonymous
It is a bold mouse that nestles in the cat's ear.
— Anonymous
Choose neither a spouse nor linen by candlelight.
— Anonymous
A friend's faults may be noticed, but not blamed.
— Anonymous
If envy were a fever, all the world would be ill.
— Danish proverb

Danish proverbs envy proverbs

Your life is no idle dream, but a solemn reality.
— Anonymous
The poorest truth is better than the richest lie.
— Anonymous
No one tests the depth of a river with both feet.
— African proverb

African proverbs proverbs

A hero who will not flee will make his foes flee.
— Anonymous
Life without a friend is death without a witness.
— Daisy & Daphne

friendship

But the very hairs of your head are all numbered.
— Bible, Matthew 10:30
Don't look where you fall, but where you slipped.
— Anonymous

African proverbs mistakes proverbs

A clear conscience never fears midnight knocking.
— Anonymous
The herb that can't be got is the one that heals.
— Anonymous
When elephants fight, the grass gets trampled on.
— Anonymous

African proverbs proverbs war

No man tests the depth of a river with both feet.
— Anonymous
The man who is not Jealous in love does not love.
— African proverb

African proverbs jealousy proverbs

A table is not blessed if it has fed no scholars.
— Anonymous
The greatest wealth is contentment with a little.
— Anonymous
Flowers and buds fall, and the old and ripe fall.
— Anonymous
Some men go through a forest and see no firewood.
— Anonymous
Opportunity never knocks twice at any man's door.
— Anonymous
He that despises shall fall by little and little.
— Ecclesiasticus 19:1

attitude biblical

Wood that grows warped can never be straightened.
— Anonymous
A man's good intentions seldom add to his income.
— Anonymous
Better to be silent than to speak ill of another.
— Anonymous
There is no pillow so soft as a clear conscience.
— French proverb

conscience French proverbs proverbs

One buys honey too dear who licks it from thorns.
— Anonymous
The joyfulness of a man will prolongeth his days.
— Anonymous
The bird that is not honest foulest its own nest.
— Anonymous
To a hoarding father succeeds an extravagant son.
— Anonymous
There are men who are chained to gold and silver.
— Anonymous
Let every man be fully persuaded in his own mind.
— Anonymous
If you don't say it, you'll not have to unsay it.
— Anonymous
Just keep swimming no matter how hard the current.
— Anonymous
Diets are for those who are thick and tired of it.
— Anonymous
Zeal without knowledge is like fire without light.
— Anonymous
When fortune knocks upon the door, open it widely.
— Anonymous
You can't keep a committed person from succeeding.
— Anonymous
Be not made a beggar by banqueting upon borrowing.
— Ecclesiasticus 18:33

biblical credit

Beauty without virtue is a flower without a sword.
— French proverb

beauty European proverbs French proverbs proverbs

Thou renderest to every man according to his work.
— Anonymous
Do not look where you fell, but where you slipped.
— Anonymous

failure

A favor to come is better than a hundred received.
— Anonymous
A man without a smiling face must not open a shop.
— Anonymous
When you teach your son, you teach your son's son.
— Talmud

parenting

Peace is for the strong, subjugation for the weak.
— Anonymous
What soap is for the body, tears are for the soul.
— Jewish proverb

crying Jewish proverbs proverbs

All myths come from what was once labeled history.
— Anonymous
To open a shop is easy, to keep it open is an art.
— Anonymous
To understand completely is to forgive completely.
— French proverb

forgiveness French proverbs proverbs

Better to pay the tavern keeper than the druggist.
— Spanish saying

drinking proverbs

Every man loves justice in the affairs of another.
— Anonymous
Learning is a scepter to some, a bauble to others.
— Anonymous
One who is scared by words has no heart for deeds.
— Anonymous
Arguments thrive on opposition and die without it.
— Anonymous

arguments

He who hesitates buys the stock two points higher.
— Anonymous
The good you do is not lost, though you forget it.
— Anonymous
Wine is a turncoat; first a friend, then an enemy.
— Anonymous

proverbs wine

A prudent man does not make the goat his gardener.
— Anonymous
If thou wilt apply thy mind, thy shalt be prudent.
— Anonymous
If you have to ask the price, you can't afford it.
— Anonymous
If you cannot heal the wound, do not tear it open.
— Anonymous
Women who seek to be equal with men lack ambition.
— Anonymous

ambition men and women witty

Rebellion is a phase that all children go through,
— Anonymous
Patience is a bitter plant but it has sweet fruit.
— Anonymous
Patience and the mulberry leaf become a silk gown.
— Chinese proverb

Chinese proverbs patience proverbs

Yesterday's promise, like tomorrow's, never comes.
— Anonymous
The desert shall rejoice, and blossom as the rose.
— Isaiah 35:1

biblical religion

You can cage a bird, but you cannot make him sing.
— Jewish proverb

freedom Jewish proverbs proverbs

When pursing the arts, don't give up your day job.
— Anonymous
He that plants trees loves others besides himself.
— English proverb

English proverbs proverbs trees

A man's faith, more than his house, is his castle.
— Anonymous
When the explorer is ready, the guide will appear.
— Anonymous
There is no luck except where there is discipline.
— Anonymous
Nothing indeed in this world purifies like wisdom.
— Anonymous
One picture is worth more than ten thousand words.
— Anonymous
To question a wise man is the beginning of wisdom.
— Anonymous

asking questions wisdom

Death is nature's way of telling you to slow down.
— American proverb

American proverbs death proverbs

No man falls low unless he attempts to climb high.
— Anonymous
You don't get rid of your temper when you lose it.
— Anonymous

anger temper

When the sun is highest it casts the least shadow.
— Anonymous
Let the world be your teacher, not your adversary.
— Anonymous
Use it up, wear it out; Make it do, or do without.
— Anonymous
It is difficult to predict, especially the future.
— Anonymous

future

An expert is a man who makes his mistakes quietly.
— Anonymous

experts

The virtue of parents is in itself a great legacy.
— Anonymous
When elephants fight, it's the grass that suffers.
— African proverb

African proverbs proverbs war

When you have tea and wine, you have many friends.
— Anonymous
Mankind owes to the child the best it has to give.
— Anonymous
Even the lion has to defend himself against flies.
— Anonymous
A bird in the hand is better than two in the bush.
— Anonymous
Men who plant trees love others besides themselves.
— Anonymous
A man that hath friends must show himself friendly.
— Anonymous
You are not mature until you expect the unexpected.
— Chicago Tribune

maturity

Sail the ocean even when others stays on the shore.
— Anonymous
One hair of a woman draws more than a team of oxen.
— Anonymous
Do not drink from a well and throw a stone into it.
— Anonymous
Hurt not the earth, neither the sea, nor the trees.
— Revelation 7:3

biblical environment

A chocolate in the mouth is worth two on the plate.
— Anonymous

chocolate

A clear conscience is far more valuable than money.
— Anonymous
Spare when you're young, and spend when you're old.
— Anonymous
The man who can't dance thinks the band is no good.
— Anonymous

human nature proverbs

Rule lust, temper and tongue, and bridle the belly.
— Anonymous
The will steadfast to the truth — this is fidelity.
— Anonymous
Sisters are different flowers from the same garden.
— Anonymous

sisters

It's good to hope, it's the waiting that spoils it.
— Anonymous
Who has not a good tongue ought to have good hands.
— Anonymous
He that ceases to be a friend never was a good one.
— Anonymous
A gift with a kind countenance is a double present.
— Anonymous
He that is of a merry heart hath a continual feast.
— Anonymous

attitude biblical proverbs

Truth is stranger than fiction, but not so popular.
— Anonymous
No office so humble, but it is better than nothing.
— Anonymous
Some men are masters of money, and some its slaves.
— Anonymous
Never put off till tomorrow what may be done today.
— Anonymous
Beauty without virtue is like a rose without scent.
— Anonymous
If at first you don't succeed, welcome to the club.
— Anonymous

failure

One who doesn't risk never gets to drink champagne.
— Anonymous
The larger a man's roof, the more snow it collects.
— Anonymous
You're not in competition with anyone but yourself.
— Anonymous

self-improvement

A man who has a bad wife, his hell begins on earth.
— Anonymous
If it is the truth what does it matter who says it?
— Anonymous
Lose your questions and you will find your answers.
— Anonymous
Buffaloes are held by cords, people by their words.
— Anonymous
Life is for one generation; a good name is forever.
— Japanese proverb

Japanese proverbs proverbs reputation

Going to law is losing a cow for the sake of a cat.
— Anonymous
By works a man is justified, and not by faith only.
— Anonymous
To whiten ivory with dye is to spoil nature by art.
— Anonymous
Truth has a handsome countenance but torn garments.
— Anonymous
What's none of my profit shall be none of my peril.
— Anonymous
Focus on what you can do, not on what you can't do.
— Anonymous
Do not be born good or handsome, but be born lucky.
— Anonymous
Better to die on your feet than live on your knees.
— Anonymous

revolution servitude

Virtue never dwells alone; it always has neighbors.
— Anonymous
A fool judges people by the presents they give him.
— Chinese Saying

foolishness

Man is born unto trouble, as the sparks fly upward.
— The Bible—Job 5–7

biblical trouble

If you drink like a fish, drink what a fish drinks.
— Anonymous
A man who lives only by hope will die with despair.
— Anonymous
Let not your tongue say what your head may pay for.
— Italian proverb

Italian proverbs proverbs

Each child carries his own blessing into the world.
— Anonymous
A jug that has been mended lasts two hundred years.
— Anonymous
What is learned in the cradle lasts till the grave.
— Anonymous
The best way to save face is not to lose your head.
— Anonymous
That the soul be without knowledge, it is not good.
— Anonymous
Inflation is being broke with a pocketful of money.
— Anonymous
To be proud of knowledge is to be blind with light.
— Poor Richard’s Almanack

knowledge

When the mouth stumbles, it is worse than the foot.
— African proverb

African proverbs holding your tongue proverbs

The day of the storm is not the time for thatching.
— Anonymous
A woman's heart, like the moon, is always changing.
— Anonymous
Don't raise your eyes to heaven—God won't help you.
— Anonymous
Our Christian duty is to be kind to our fellow man.
— Anonymous
Young man, like the wise, exhort to be sober minded.
— Anonymous
A man knows no more to any purpose than he practice.
— Anonymous
Cheerfulness enables nature to recruit its strength.
— Anonymous
Expectations are disappointments under construction.
— Anonymous

expectation

Even a clock that is not going is right twice a day.
— Anonymous
Every beetle is a gazelle in the eyes of its mother.
— Anonymous
Every survival kit should include a sense of humour.
— Anonymous
Your neighbor will never make a good boundary fence.
— Anonymous
If your understanding fail, have patience with them.
— Anonymous
Look upon the rainbow, and praise them that made it.
— Anonymous
Action without thought is like shooting without aim.
— Anonymous
Better a friendly refusal than an unwilling consent.
— Anonymous
Government is an endless pursuit of new ways to tax.
— Anonymous
Don't bargain for fish which are still in the water.
— Anonymous

Indian proverbs proverbs

Women prefer poverty with love to luxury without it.
— Anonymous
Alas! What a number of desires have come to nothing!
— Anonymous
Where are we going, and why am I in this handbasket?
— Bumper Sticker
Lawyers and painters can soon change white to black.
— Anonymous
If you believe everything you read, better not read.
— Anonymous
Live your own life, for you will die your own death.
— Anonymous
A man without a wife is like a vase without flowers.
— Anonymous

marriage proverbs

Enlightenment cannot be described, only experienced.
— Anonymous

enlightenment

It is no joke to bear with someone who is all jokes.
— Anonymous
Anything visible is a mask, anything hidden is real.
— Anonymous
Men that don't save pennies will never save dollars.
— Anonymous
After pleasant scratching comes unpleasant smarting.
— Anonymous
Teachers open doors, but you must enter by yourself.
— Anonymous

action proverbs Zen sayings

The butterfly becomes only when it's entirely ready.
— Anonymous
Be careful what you wish for, you just might get it.
— Anonymous
He that are of a merry heart hath a continual feast.
— Anonymous
Love is your window to the Infinite. Enjoy the view.
— Anonymous
Nothing is certain in this world except uncertainty.
— Anonymous
A good thing is all the sweeter when won with pains.
— Anonymous
It is easy to help him, who is willing to be helped.
— Anonymous
If you're not confused, you're not paying attention.
— Anonymous
Stupidity won't kill you, but it can make you sweat.
— English proverb

English proverbs proverbs stupidity

A man who does not honor his wife dishonors himself.
— Anonymous
That is not a good language that all understand not.
— Anonymous
If ignorance is bliss, why aren't more people happy?
— Anonymous
Better a friendly refusan than an unwilling promise.
— German proverb

German proverbs negotiation proverbs

A man who has burnt his mouth always blows his soup.
— Anonymous
Wisdom is a good purchase though we pay dear for it.
— Anonymous
Not to know is bad but not to wish to know is worse.
— African proverb

African proverbs knowledge proverbs

Self-knowledge is the beginning of self-improvement.
— Anonymous

know yourself proverbs Spanish proverbs

Some love lasts a lifetime. True love lasts forever.
— Anonymous
A poor man being down is thrust away by his friends.
— Anonymous
How long does youth endure? So long as we are loved.
— Anonymous
Dreams and goals are coming attractions in your life.
— Anonymous

goals

It's no disgrace to get lice, but it is to keep them.
— Anonymous
A man who begins and does not finish loses his labor.
— Anonymous
The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.
— Chinese proverb

Chinese proverbs proverbs

The Lord is close to those whose hearts are breaking.
— Anonymous
The end of passion means the beginning of repentance.
— Anonymous
Kisses that are easily obtained are easily forgotten.
— Anonymous
Talk like Robin Hood when you can shoot with his bow.
— Anonymous
To be rich is not everything, but it certainly helps.
— Anonymous
A man does not become clever by carrying books along.
— Anonymous
No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
— Anonymous
There is more pleasure in loving than in being loved.
— Anonymous
The tongue is the deadliest of all blunt instruments.
— Anonymous

holding your tongue speech

A man who does what he can do, does what he ought to.
— Anonymous
What reveals a man is his behavior in time of hunger.
— Anonymous
Don't play with the bear if you don't want to be bit.
— Anonymous
A guest sees more in an hour than the host in a year.
— Anonymous
It is easier to know how to do a thing than to do it.
— Anonymous
If you don't touch the rope, you won't ring the bell.
— Anonymous
Tell me whom you love, and I'll tell you who you are.
— Anonymous
Words show the wit of a man, but actions his meaning.
— Anonymous
Father, forgive them, for they know not what they do.
— Luke 23:34

biblical religion

Deal with the faults of others as gently as your own.
— Chinese proverb

Chinese proverbs proverbs shortcomings

Religion's greatest miracle is the survival of faith.
— Anonymous
Women! Can't live with them, can't live without them.
— Anonymous
Love rules without a sword, and binds without a cord.
— Anonymous
An injury forgiven is better than an injury revenged.
— Anonymous
Although it may rain, cast not away the watering pot.
— Anonymous
A man who wants a great deal must not ask for little.
— Anonymous
Handsome women generally fall to the lot of ugly men.
— Anonymous
There are no premature babies, only delayed weddings.
— Anonymous
It is better to be a small stream, than a deep ditch.
— Chinese proverb

Chinese proverbs proverbs

The afternoon knows what the morning never suspected.
— Swedish proverb

European proverbs proverbs Swedish proverbs

For whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he also reap.
— The Bible:Galatians 6:7

biblical consequences

Great works need no great strength, but perseverance.
— Anonymous
Content is health to the sick and riches to the poor.
— Anonymous
Small children, small joys; big children, big annoys.
— Anonymous
In nature there are no rights; there are only duties.
— Anonymous
Accuracy is to a newspaper what virtue is to a woman.
— Anonymous

accuracy newspapers

Friends are lost by calling often and calling seldom.
— Anonymous
A man who does not open his eyes must open his purse.
— Anonymous
I don't have to attend every argument I'm invited to.
— Anonymous

arguments

No man can tame a tiger into a kitten by stroking it.
— Anonymous

appeasement

Let another man praise thee, and not thine own mouth.
— Anonymous
How many will listen to the truth when you tell them?
— Anonymous
A true friend does sometimes venture to be offensive.
— Anonymous
Man is made by his beliefs. As he believes, so he is.
— Bhagavad Gita

beliefs human nature

Great souls have wills; feeble ones have only wishes.
— Anonymous
The early riser is healthy, cheerful and industrious.
— Anonymous
Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above.
— The Bible—James 1-17

biblical gift

They who lie down with dogs shall rise up with fleas.
— Anonymous
The best way to give advice is to set a good example.
— Anonymous
A colt you may break, but an old horse you never can.
— Anonymous
Good men must die, but death cannot kill their names.
— Anonymous
A good name is rather to be chosen than great riches.
— Anonymous

biblical names proverbs

What commands they utter from the heart come to pass.
— Anonymous
Though the speaker be a fool, let the hearer be wise.
— Anonymous
Even among intimate friends there should be courtesy.
— Anonymous
Silence is not always golden; sometimes it is yellow.
— Anonymous
Money isn't everything; usually it isn't even enough.
— Anonymous
Wit is what we should have said had we thought of it.
— Anonymous
A man asks for advice in vain who will not follow it.
— Anonymous
In quietness and in confidence shall be your strength.
— The Bible—Isaiah 30:15

biblical inner peace

The greatest expense we can be at is that of our time.
— Anonymous
More things grow in the garden than the gardener sows.
— Anonymous

life proverbs Spanish proverbs

Listening is harvesting what is in the speaker's mind.
— Teaching and Researching: Listening

listening

One ounce of good luck is better than a ton of brains.
— Anonymous
He that maketh haste to be rich shall not be innocent.
— Anonymous
Everyone loves a fool, but nobody wants him for a son.
— African proverb

African proverbs Fools proverbs

One that hath wax for a head must not walk in the sun.
— Anonymous
Ask the right questions and you get the right answers.
— Anonymous
If you have to ask what it costs, you can't afford it.
— Anonymous
Blessed are those who prefer others before themselves.
— Anonymous
Who does not thank for little will not thank for much.
— Anonymous

gratitude proverbs

He who does not travel will not know the value of men.
— African proverb

African proverbs proverbs Travel

If your enemy turns to flee, give him a silver bridge.
— Anonymous

enemies proverbs

Knowledge becomes Understanding, which becomes Wisdom.
— Anonymous
Sorrow looks back, worry looks around, faith looks up.
— Quoted in Guideposts Magazine

faith

If you wait, there will come nectar like fair weather.
— Anonymous
And the words of my mouth shall be such as may please.
— Anonymous
A man who lives without discipline dies without honor.
— Anonymous
An inch of time cannot be bought with an inch of gold.
— Anonymous
Kick away the ladder and one's feet are left dangling.
— Anonymous
If the counsel be good, take it no matter who gave it.
— Anonymous
He who does not travel does not know the value of men.
— Anonymous

proverbs Travel

Pray to God for a good harvest, but don't stop hoeing.
— Anonymous

proverbs self-determination

A man wrapped up in himself makes a very small parcel.
— “Thought for the Day,” BBC Radio

conceit

Avarice hoards itself poor; charity gives itself rich.
— Anonymous
Do not to others what ye do not wish done to yourself.
— Anonymous
If you are reluctant to ask the way, you will be lost.
— Anonymous
The frog does not drink up the pond in which he lives.
— Anonymous
Words have no wings but they can fly a thousand miles.
— Anonymous
Wherein thou judgest another, thou condemnest thyself.
— Anonymous
If you don't have something good to say, don't say it.
— Anonymous
They that are afraid of bad luck will never know good.
— Anonymous
A man's true wealth is the good he does in this world.
— Anonymous

helping others

Experience is the dividend gained from one's mistakes.
— Anonymous
There is no better surgeon than a man with many scars.
— Anonymous
Keep thine eyes open, or Fate will open them for thee.
— Anonymous
If you want a job done fast, give it to a busy person.
— Anonymous
What you see in yourself is what you see in the world.
— Anonymous
Go to the ants . . . consider their ways, and be wise!
— Anonymous
You cannot reason with a hungry belly; it has no ears.
— Greek proverb

Greek proverbs hunger proverbs

The best surgeon is one that hath been hacked himself.
— Anonymous
Blessed are the merciful, for they shall obtain mercy.
— Anonymous
Things are not what they seem, nor are they otherwise.
— Anonymous
A heavy burden does not kill on the day it is carried.
— African proverb

African proverbs proverbs responsibility

A friend to every man and to no man is the same thing.
— Anonymous
No one has ever repealed the law of supply and demand.
— Anonymous
In every generation there are some outstanding chiefs.
— Anonymous
Aim high in your career but stay humble in your heart.
— Anonymous
One that begetteth a wise child shall have joy in him.
— Anonymous
Experience is the one thing you can't get for nothing.
— New Outlook: A Digest of Ideas and Ideals

experience

Best not to trade horses while crossing in mid-stream.
— Anonymous
A good archer is not known by his arrows, but his aim.
— Anonymous
Where there's a will there's a way (or a beneficiary).
— Anonymous
It is not the horse that draws the cart, but the oats.
— Anonymous
After the head is off, one does not cry over the hair.
— Anonymous
It's lack that gives us inspiration. It's not fullness.
— Anonymous

inspirational

If you don't use your head, you'll use your pocketbook.
— Anonymous
Many complain of their looks, but none of their brains.
— Anonymous
If you want your dreams to come true, don't over sleep.
— Anonymous
The rose has thorns only for those who would gather it.
— Anonymous

Chinese proverbs environment proverbs

A wise man never knows all, only fools know everything.
— African proverb

African proverbs know-it-alls proverbs wisdom

Love many, trust few, and always paddle your own canoe.
— American proverb

American proverbs how to live life proverbs

Never look back unless you are planning to go that way.
— Anonymous

goals the past

It is more easy to be wise for others than for thyself.
— Anonymous
Where brains are what you need, force will not succeed.
— Anonymous
Do not do to your fellow people what is hateful to you.
— Anonymous
We know that the law is good, if a man use it lawfully.
— The Bible—1 Timothy 1:8

biblical law

One who walks in another's tracks leaves no footprints.
— Anonymous
Gratitude is sometimes more easily given than received.
— Anonymous
The greatest things are done by the help of small ones.
— Anonymous
A traveler without observation is a bird without wings.
— Far Eastern saying
Deeds, not stones, are the true monuments of the great.
— Anonymous
Life should be measured by its breadth, not its length.
— Anonymous
The ruin of a nation begins in the homes of its people.
— Anonymous
The tree casts its shade upon all, even the woodcutter.
— Anonymous
Men count up the faults of those who keep them waiting.
— Anonymous
Man stands in his own shadow and wonders why it's dark.
— Anonymous

proverbs Zen sayings

God gives nothing to those who keep their arms crossed.
— African proverb

African proverbs atheism proverbs

The greatest liar is the one who talks most of himself.
— African proverb

African proverbs proverbs vanity

If you won't do better today, you'll do worse tomorrow.
— Anonymous
There is a purpose for everything that happens in life.
— Anonymous
Our faults irritate us most when we see them in others.
— Dutch proverb

human nature judging proverbs shortcomings

Refrain not to speak when there is occasion to do good.
— Anonymous
Pain is nothing compared to what it feels like to quit.
— Anonymous

giving up

Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
— The Diary of Anaïs Nin, 1939–1944

courage life

Be not overcome with evil, but overcome evil with good.
— Anonymous
If thou love to hear, thou shalt receive understanding.
— Anonymous
Not the fastest horse can catch a word spoken in anger.
— Chinese proverb

anger Chinese proverbs proverbs

When you go to a donkey's house, don't talk about ears.
— Anonymous
A country can be judged by the quality of its proverbs.
— Anonymous
A penny is a lot of money — if you haven't got a penny.
— Anonymous
Beware the flatterer: he feeds you with an empty spoon.
— COSINO DEGREGRIO

flattery

Of all crafts, to be an honest man is the master-craft.
— Anonymous
Teachers open the door, but you must enter by yourself.
— Anonymous
Keep a green tree in your heart, singing bird may come.
— Anonymous
After the game, the king and pawn go into the same box.
— Anonymous
He is not the best carpenter that makes the most chips.
— Anonymous
They deserve Paradise who makes their companions laugh.
— Anonymous
The pleasure of what we enjoy is lost by covering more.
— Anonymous
What good is consistency, if you're consistently wrong?
— Anonymous
A single fact will often spoil an interesting argument.
— The Ideals and Follies of Business

arguments facts

An intelligent enemy is better than an ignorant friend.
— African proverb

African proverbs enemies friendship proverbs

No one tests the depth of the river with both his feet.
— African proverb

African proverbs common sense proverbs

No man can have peace longer than his neighbor pleases.
— Anonymous
Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.
— Bible, Matthew 5:3
Regard all creatures as you would regard your own self.
— Anonymous
The thoughtless strong man is the chief among lazy men.
— African proverb

African proverbs leadership proverbs

You must scale the mountain if you would view the plain.
— Chinese proverb

Chinese proverbs proverbs vision

He who hesitates . . . buys the stock two points higher.
— Anonymous
A man has the biggest blind side who thinks he has none.
— Anonymous
Who promises much and does little, dines a fool on hope.
— Anonymous
No greater promisers than they who have nothing to give.
— Anonymous
A promise against law or duty is void in its own nature.
— Anonymous
A man that doth what he will oft doth what he ought not.
— Anonymous
One should choose one's bedfellow whilst it is daylight.
— Anonymous
Keep a thing for seven years and you'll find use for it.
— Anonymous
Let us not love in word, neither in tongue; but in deed.
— Anonymous
Fate and self-help share equally in shaping our destiny.
— Anonymous

Indian proverbs proverbs self-determination

When you obey your superior, you instruct your inferior.
— Anonymous
Better is the end of a thing than the beginning thereof.
— Anonymous
When every man minds his own business, the work is done.
— Anonymous
If God wanted us to vote, He'd have given us candidates.
— Anonymous

voting

A man who swells in prosperity will shrink in adversity.
— Anonymous
Comfort is not known if poverty does not come before it.
— Anonymous
A handful of common sense is worth a bushel of learning.
— Anonymous
When the mouse laughs at the cat there is a hole nearby.
— Anonymous
A man without religion is like a horse without a bridle.
— Anonymous

Latin proverbs proverbs religion

Gain does not give as much pleasure as loss gives grief.
— Greek proverb

Greek proverbs human nature proverbs

There is a friend that sticketh closer than any brother.
— Anonymous
Give neither counsel nor salt till you are asked for it.
— Anonymous
Let your gentleness be evident to all. The LORD is near.
— Bible

biblical Christianity God

If youth had but the knowledge and old age the strength.
— Anonymous
To refuse to grow old is the unmistakable sign of youth.
— Anonymous
A young branch takes on all the bends that one gives it.
— Anonymous
Be ye therefore wise as serpents, and harmless as doves.
— Anonymous
That man alone is wise who keeps the mastery of himself.
— Anonymous
Whoso watcheth for wisdom shall quickly be without care.
— Anonymous
If you wish to die young, make your physician your heir.
— Anonymous
Professionals built the Titanic; amateurs built the Ark.
— Anonymous

experts

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.
— Chinese proverb

beginnings Chinese proverbs journeys motivational proverbs

Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.