Proverbs Quotes

Smooth seas do not make skilful sailors

African Proverb

Love and pregnancy and riding on a camel cannot be hid

Arabic Proverb

Who speaks, sows; Who listens, reaps.

Argentine Proverb

If speaking is silver, then listening is gold.

Turkish Proverb

Knowledge is learning something every day. Wisdom is letting go of something every day.

Zen Proverb

If I had a rose for every time I thought of you, I'd be picking roses for a lifetime.

Swedish Proverb

In bad luck hold out; in good luck, hold in

German Proverb

If you get up one more time than you fall you will make it through

Chinese Proverb

Just as tall trees are known by their shadows, so are good men known by their enemies

Chinese Proverb

In shallow holes moles make fools of dragons

Proverb

Filthy water cannot be washed.

African Proverb

When you drink the water, remember the spring.

Chinese Proverb

The stone in the water knows nothing of the hill which lies parched in the sun.

African Proverb

There are two things over which you have complete dominion, authority and control your mind and your mouth

African Proverb

If you wish to know what a man is, place him in authority

Yugoslavian Proverb

He who has no bread has no authority

Turkish Proverb

If you want an audience start a fight.

Irish Proverb

Nothing is so difficult that diligence cannot master it.

Malagasy Proverb

If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of sorrow.

Chinese Proverb

He who asks questions, cannot avoid the answers

African Proverb

If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of sorrow.

Chinese Proverbs

There are two things over which you have complete dominion, authority and control your mind and your mouth.

African Proverb

Great men in judicial places will never want authority.

Proverb

The rose has thorns only for those who would gather it

Chinese Proverb

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Updated On : January 08, 2011
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