Proverbs and old sayings, page 2

40071 proverbs and old sayings

The tree that is not taller than you cannot shade you.

Proverbs and old sayings West African

Eleven don't make a dozen.

Proverbs and old sayings South American about americans

Too much modesty brings shame.

Proverbs and old sayings about modesty, shame

Every suitor is not a heart breaker.

Proverbs and old sayings Latin

For no man could be blessed without the acceptance of his own head.

Proverbs and old sayings Nigerian

The wise man sits on the hole in his carpet.

Proverbs and old sayings Persian about man

Trust is the mother of deceit.

Proverbs and old sayings British about lie, mother

The rattan basket criticizes the palm leaf basket, still both are full of holes.

Proverbs and old sayings Philippine

A courtyard common to all will be swept by none.

Proverbs and old sayings Indochinese about common sense

Stars are not seen by sunshine.

Proverbs and old sayings Spanish about stars

What belongs to everybody belongs to nobody.

Proverbs and old sayings Spanish

Brute force and ignorance always prevails.

Proverbs and old sayings Canadian about force, police, ignorance

While the sun is shining, bask in it.

Proverbs and old sayings West African about sun

Too much hope deceives.

Proverbs and old sayings British about hope

Outside noisy, inside empty.

Proverbs and old sayings Indochinese

Believe that, and drink some water.

Proverbs and old sayings French about drinking, water

Take gifts with a sigh because most men give in order to be paid.

Proverbs and old sayings Irish about gifts, order, man

It is better to turn back than to persevere in an evil course.

Proverbs and old sayings Latin

Let every pedlar carry his own burden.

Proverbs and old sayings Aromanian

A spark can start a fire that burns the entire prairie.

Proverbs and old sayings Chinese about fire, fire brigade