Spanish Proverbs

Most popular Spanish proverbs quotes

Habits are first cobwebs, then cables.

proverbs habit

He who has daughters is always a shepherd.

proverbs daughters sheep

He who does not look ahead remains behind.

moving forward proverbs future

Mañana is often the busiest day of the week.

proverbs procrastination

An ounce of mother is worth a ton of clergy.

mother proverbs

Two great talkers will not travel far together.

listening proverbs holding your tongue

Insults should be well-avenged or well-endured.


Self-knowledge is the beginning of self-improvement.

know yourself proverbs

More things grow in the garden than the gardener sows.

proverbs life

Never ask of him who has, but of him who wishes you well.

proverbs asking

When a fool has made up his mind, the market has gone by.

opportunity proverbs decision-making

Discretion is knowing how to hide that which we cannot remedy.


He who is caught in a lie is not believed when he tells the truth.

proverbs truth

By the streets of "by and by" one arrives at the house of "never."

proverbs procrastination