Proverbs Quotes

The reputation of a man is like his shadow: it sometimes follows and sometimes precedes him, it is sometimes longer and sometimes shorter than his natural size

French Proverb

Better to light a candle than to curse the darkness.

Chinese Proverb

To listen well, is as powerful a means of influence as to talk well, and is as essential to all true conversation

Chinese Proverb

A good listener is a silent flatterer


Love me when I least deserve it, because that's when I really need it.

Swedish Proverb

Earth is dearer than gold

Estonian Proverb

Nothing is more elegant than ready money!

French Proverb

You never really know your friends from your enemies until the ice breaks

Eskimo Proverb

The greatest conqueror is he who overcomes the enemy without a blow

Chinese Proverb

If you understand, things are just as they are; if you do not understand, things are just as they are.


Burgundy for kings, champagne for duchesses, claret for gentlemen.

French Proverb

Great souls have wills; feeble ones have only wishes

Chinese Proverb

To lengthen your life, shorten your meals.


The sweetness of food doesnt last long, but the sweetness of good words do.

Thai Proverb

If sweetness be excessive, it is no longer sweetness.

African Proverb

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