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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

After Saturday Comes Sunday


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 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

Straw that broke the camel's back

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 Guardian
Sat, 29 Nov 2014 15:00:41 -0800

The cat is out of the bag: proverbs sound ridiculous when they're translated. London-based writer Matt Lindley has become fascinated with how foreign idioms translate into surreal phrases. “A country's idioms can give us an insight into a culture,” he ...

The Week Magazine

The Week Magazine
Tue, 25 Nov 2014 10:40:29 -0800

Mickle, an Old English word meaning "much" or "a lot," went out of fashion in the 16th century (except in Scotland, where it held on), but it has such a nice ring to it. It's sometimes spelled "muckle." Later versions of this phrase like, "many a ...


Wed, 26 Nov 2014 05:30:00 -0800

HERE we look at some of the words and sayings that have been passed down through generations of Scots when it comes to managing money. A deaf man will hear the clink o' money. A saying that emphasises the lure of money. Get what you can, and keep ...


Fri, 05 Dec 2014 06:57:55 -0800

Here are three Chinese proverbs that may help the next generation of business leaders understand better what they will face in the marketplace. Time: “You won't help the new plants grow by pulling them up higher.” Americans view time as linear. Tasks ...
Jewish Daily Forward (blog)
Sat, 13 Dec 2014 14:08:18 -0800

When I was eight, my mother gave me a little yellow book of Jewish folk sayings: “If Grandma had Wheels.” A strange gift for a Black child, but that didn't stop me from reading and reciting the wise and witty one-liners. I ate and slept with the tome ...
Fethiye Times
Thu, 18 Dec 2014 16:11:15 -0800

Turkey: a cornucopia of fruit and nuts. Walnuts, melons, figs, nuts… all have a place in Turkish culture and the literal meanings of the proverbs uncover much about daily life throughout Anatolian history.
Rising Kashmir
Sun, 14 Dec 2014 21:37:30 -0800

It is said that the genius of a people can be told from their proverbs, idioms and maxims they employ in common parlance. Cultural values, a people's ethos and their prejudices are often not explicitly stated but rather, carefully handed down each ...
Catholic Culture
Wed, 10 Dec 2014 18:08:51 -0800

In addition to his more systematic works, de Lubac wrote multiple collections of short, piercing insights that could almost be called proverbs. The first three quotes below are from Paradoxes of Faith, and the fourth is from the posthumously published ...

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