Most popular American proverbs quotes
Love many, trust few, and always paddle your own canoe.
Home is where the heart is.
Success is a ladder that cannot be climbed with your hands in your pockets.
Listen, or thy tongue will keep thee deaf.
Death is nature's way of telling you to slow down.
Ambition is putting a ladder against the sky.
If it looks like a duck, walks like a duck, and quacks like a duck, it's a duck.
You cannot compare apples and oranges.
There is no harm in asking.
The forest is the poor man's overcoat.
True love is friendship set on fire.
Opportunity never knocks twice.
Opportunities, like eggs, come one at a time.
You never get a second chance to make a first impression.
Never trouble trouble till trouble troubles you.
We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children.
You must teach your children that the ground beneath their feet is the ashes of your grandfathers. So that they will respect the land, tell your children that the earth is rich with the lives of our kin. Teach your children what we have taught our children, that the earth is our mother. Whatever befalls the earth befalls the sons of the earth. If men spit upon the ground, they spit upon themselves.
Everyone who is successful must have dreamed of something.
When you throw dirt, you lose ground.