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Book of Proverbs

Chinese proverbs

English proverbs



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The main article for this category is Proverb.


Book of Proverbs

Chinese proverbs

English proverbs



A rolling stone gathers no moss

Afghan proverbs


As a dog returns to his vomit, so a fool repeats his folly

Book of Proverbs

Chien de Jean de Nivelle

Cutting off the nose to spite the face

Destroying angel (Bible)

Dora Sakayan

Each One Teach One

Feet of clay

Filipino proverbs

First law of holes

Fly in the ointment

Fortune favours the bold

Go proverb

God helps those who help themselves

How many angels can dance on the head of a pin?

If wishes were horses, beggars would ride

It ain't over till the fat lady sings

It takes a village

Judgment of Solomon

Kashmiri Proverbs

Liber Scintillarum

List of proverbial phrases

Live by the sword, die by the sword

Lugbara proverbs

Many a true word is spoken in jest

Many happy returns (greeting)

Milking the bull

Ordnung muss sein


Patience Is A Virtue

Perfect is the enemy of good

Physician, heal thyself

Poor Richard's Almanack

Praise the Lord and Pass the Ammunition


Proverbs 31

Que Sera, Sera (Whatever Will Be, Will Be)

Rabbit pie

Radix malorum est cupiditas

Retribution (poem)

Russian proverbs

See no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil

Standing on the shoulders of giants

Still waters run deep

Sufficient unto the day is the evil thereof

The Dog in the Manger

The Hawk and the Nightingale

The Moon is made of green cheese

The Mountain in Labour

The Two Pots

The Walnut Tree

The Young Man and the Swallow

The blind leading the blind

The enemy of my enemy is my friend

The pen is mightier than the sword

The road to hell is paved with good intentions

There's a sucker born every minute

Thirteenth stroke of the clock

Trust in God and keep your powder dry

Verba volant, scripta manent

Washing the Ethiopian white


When the going gets tough, the tough get going


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The Arab Daily News

The Arab Daily News
Sun, 27 Jul 2014 02:08:26 -0700

Proverbs 25: 6 Like cutting off one's feet - or drinking violence - is the sending of a message by the hands of a fool. 25: 7 Like a thorn-bush in a drunkard's hand or an archer who wounds at random … As a dog returns to its vomit are the words from a ...
Tue, 05 Aug 2014 13:29:02 -0700

Tammy Kocurek of Proverbs Farm & Soap Shoppe is among the featured vendors at the Pearland Old Townsite Farmers Market at Zychlinski Park. The market is open 8 a.m.-noon the second and fourth Saturday of each month.Tammy Kocurek of Proverbs ...
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 19:15:00 -0700

Africa is in the news again because of the outbreak of the deadly Ebola disease. Here are more gems from that continent: Only a fool tests the water's depth with both feet. (Ghana). However long the night may last, there will be a morning. A man's ...
Hickory Daily Record
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:45:00 -0700

In the age of Twitter, a candidate calls his opponent a “deranged, unhinged, pathological liar.” In an age of wisdom, it was written, “A fool shows his annoyance at once, but a prudent man overlooks an insult.” ...
Northern Advocate
Tue, 05 Aug 2014 19:13:13 -0700

"Kill a chicken scare the monkeys." You've got to give it to the Chinese - their proverbs don't prance lightly around politics. Judge Wiley's warning that John Banks' sentence was meant to deter others from offending against the Electoral Act ...
Camarillo Acorn
Thu, 07 Aug 2014 21:18:45 -0700

Proverbs CoffeeHouse will present an art exhibit titled “Portraits, Photos, Pastels,” with an artists' reception from 1 to 4 p.m. Sat., Aug. 16 on the campus of Peace Lutheran Church, 71 Loma Drive, Camarillo. The featured artists will be: Yona ...

Huffington Post

Huffington Post
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 07:03:45 -0700

The importance of resting after a meal to gather a bit of strength before facing the rest of the workday is undoubtedly a central value within Spanish culture—but it's not the only one. Recent history, classic writers, and common proverbs reveal other ...
Delco News Network
Thu, 07 Aug 2014 05:51:14 -0700

I believe you are thinking about Proverbs 1:20-33, 3:13-18, 4:6-9, and 8:1-9:6. These passages describe Wisdom as a woman who desires to bring life to the one that embraces her. Proverbs 8:22-31 indicates Wisdom as being one of the first things created ...

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