Proverbs Quotes

Our passions are the winds that propel our vessel. Our reason is the pilot that steers her. Without winds the vessel would not move and without a pilot she would be lost.


A bad word whispered will echo a hundred miles

Chinese Proverb

A word uttered cannot be taken back

African Proverb

Words are the leaves of the tree of language, of which, if some fall away, a new succession takes their place

French Proverb

One kind word can warm three winter months.

Japanese Proverb

Many a true word is spoken in jest

English Proverb

A word and a stone let go cannot be recalled

Spanish Proverb

A gentle word opens an iron gate

Bulgarian Proverb

A knife wound heals; a wound caused by words does not

Turkish Proverb

Words spoken, you are a slave to; those not said, you are the master of.

Irish Proverb

Those who wish to sing always find a song.


Keep a green tree in your heart and perhaps a singing bird will come.

Chinese Proverb

Absence makes the heart grow fonder.

American Proverb

Three helping one another will do as much as six men singly

Spanish Proverb

The heart that loves is always young.

Greek Proverb

The Power Of Failure: We Get To Decide What It Means

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Updated On : January 08, 2011
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