Posts Tagged ‘proverb’

Quote of the day, Aug. 12

August 13, 2016

Irish proverb

“The well fed person doesn’t understand the hungry one.”

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Quote of the day, March 22

March 22, 2016

Greek proverb

“If you buy cheaply, you pay dearly.”

Quote of the day, Dec. 21

December 21, 2015

Spanish proverb

La paciència és la mare de la ciència.” (English translation: “An ounce of patience is worth a pound of brains.”)

Quote of the day, Dec. 18

December 18, 2015

Italian proverb

“Chi ha bisogno, domandi.” (Lose nothing for want of asking.)

Quote of the day, Nov. 4

November 4, 2015

African proverb

“One hand cannot wash itself.”

Quote of the day, Nov. 3

November 4, 2015

African proverb

“Don’t look where you fell, but where you slipped.”

Quote of the day, Oct. 3

October 3, 2015

Jewish proverb

“In old men there is no taste, in young no insight.”

Quote of the day, Sept. 28

September 28, 2015

Zen proverb

“When you reach the top of the mountain, keep climbing.”

Quote of the day, Sept. 27

September 28, 2015

Jewish proverb

“If you steal from a thief, you also have a taste of it.”

Quote of the day, Aug. 31

August 31, 2015

African proverb

“Don’t look where you fell, but where you slipped.”