Browse Dozens of Proverbs
- "A change is as good as a rest."
- "A danger foreseen is half avoided."
- "A good example is the best sermon."
- "A place for everything, and everything in its place."
- "A small family is soon provided for."
- "All good things must come to an end."
- "An artist lives everywhere."
- "Affectation is a greater enemy to the face than smallpox."
- "As you sow, so shall you reap."
- "Be not deceived with the first appearance of things, for show is not substance."
- "Better to be safe than sorry."
- "Better to say nothing, than to say something not to the purpose. "
- "Children are a poor man's riches."
- "Do not be in a hurry to tie what you cannot untie."
- "Everything has its time."
- "First come, first served."
- "Fools rush in where angels fear to tread."
- "Half the world does not know how the other half lives."
- "He that is warm thinks all are so."
- "He that is master of himself will soon be master of others."
- "If he deceives me once, shame on him; if he deceives me twice, shame on me."
- "Knowledge is a treasure, but practice is the key to it."
- "My mind to me is a kingdom."
- "Nature is the true law."
- "Never put off till tomorrow what may be done today."
- "One eyewitness is better than ten earwitnesses."
- "One does harm, and another bears the blame."
- "Praise the sea but keep on land."
- "Self-preservation is the first law of nature."
- "Skill and confidence form an unconquered army."
- "Some are very busy and yet do nothing."
- "Some have been thought brave because they were afraid to run away."
- "Strike while the iron is hot."
- "Success makes a fool seem wise."
- "There's no fool like an old fool."
- "There is a time to speak and a time to be silent."
- "There is no time like the present."
- "Things are not always what they seem."
- "Two wrongs do not make a right."
- "When everyone takes care of himself, care is taken of all."
- "With all your knowledge, know thyself."
- "You may find your best friend or your worst enemy in yourself."
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