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For as he thinketh in his heart, so is he.
- Proverbs 23:7

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A man's pride shall bring him low,
but honor shall uphold the humble in spirit.
- Proverbs 29:23

Proverbs are mental gems gathered in the diamond fields of the mind.
- William R. Alger

The genius, wit, and the spirit of a nation are discovered by their proverbs.
- Francis Bacon

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Our heart oft times wakes when we sleep,
and God can speak to that, either by words,
by proverbs, by signs and similitudes,
as well as if one was awake.
- John Bunyan

Witty inspirations are the proverbs of the educated.
- Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience.
- Miguel de Cervantes


 

Proverbs are all very fine when there's nothing to worry you,
but when you're in real trouble, they're not a bit of help.
- L. M. Montgomery

Books, like proverbs, receive their chief value from
the stamp and esteem of the ages through which they have passed.
- J. Paul Getty

Proverbs are always platitudes until you have personally
experienced the truth of them.
- Aldous Huxley

Proverbs may not improperly be called the philosophy of the common people.
- James Howell

Let your daughter have first of all the book of Psalms for holiness of heart,
and be instructed in the Proverbs of Solomon for her godly life.
- St.
Jerome

The wisdom of the wise and the experience of the ages
is preserved into perpetuity by a nation's proverbs,
fables, folk sayings and quotations.
- William Feather

My boyhood life in New York City has impressed me with
the popular ignorance and also with the great need
of something better than local lore and weather proverbs.
- Cleveland Abbe

Proverbs often contradict one another,
as any reader soon discovers.
The sagacity that advises us to look before we leap
promptly warns us that if we hesitate we are lost;
that absence makes the heart grow fonder,
but out of sight, out of mind.
- Leo Rosten

It is better to light a candle than to curse the darkness.
- Chinese proverb often quoted by Eleanor Roosevelt

Anger is like a thorn in the heart.
- Yiddish Proverb

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.
- Lao Tzu (Chinese Proverb)

Where there's a will, there's a way.
- old English proverb

All things at first appear difficult.
- Chinese proverb

The truly rich are those who enjoy what they have.
- Yiddish Proverb

If things are not as you wish,
wish them as they are.
- Yiddish Proverb

Worry often gives a small thing a big shadow.
- Swedish Proverb

If I try to be like him, who will be like me?
- Yiddish proverb

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

Fall seven times, stand up eight.
- Japanese Proverb

If the problem can be solved,
there is no use worrying about it.
If it can't be solved,
worrying will do no good.
- Tibetan proverb

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

We do not inherit the Earth from our ancestors,
we borrow it from our children.
- Native American Proverb

One can pay back the loan of gold,
but one dies forever in debt to those who are kind.
- Malayan Proverb

I wept because I had no shoes
until I met a man who had no feet.
- old Persian Proverb

Not everything that casts a long shadow is to be feared.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Deal with the faults of others as gently as with your own.
- Chinese proverb

No good comes from hurrying.
- Yiddish Proverb

He who takes medicine and neglects his diet
wastes the skill of his doctors.
- Chinese Proverb

A bird does not sing because it has an answer.
It sings because it has a song.
- Chinese Proverb

If I keep a green bough in my heart the singing bird will come.
- Chinese proverb

Kindness is better than piety.
- Yiddish Proverb

Comparisons are odious.
- old English Proverb

Necessity is the mother of invention.
- Proverb

Carpe Diem (Seize the day)
- Latin Proverb

Yesterday is ashes.
Tomorrow is green wood.
Only today does the fire burn brightly.
- Eskimo Proverb

Treat the earth well,
It was not given to you by your parents,
It was loaned to you by your children.
- Native American Proverb

Confidence is half of victory.
- Yiddish Proverb

Everyone should carefully observe
which way his heart draws him,
and then choose that way with all his strength.
- Hasidic Proverb

A man is not old until his regrets take the place of his dreams.
- Yiddish Proverb

It is darkest just before the dawn.
- Proverb

That which you hate to be done to you,
do not do to another.
- Ancient Egyptian Proverb

Seize the day (Carpe Diem)
- ancient Roman proverb

Great oaks from little acorns grow.
- Proverb

Behind an able man there are always other able men.
- Chinese proverb

Examine what is said, not him who speaks.
- Arabian Proverb

Listen or your tongue will keep you deaf.
- Native American Proverb

Strike while the iron is hot.
- Proverb

Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.
- Buddhist proverb

If at first you don't succeed, try try again.
- Proverb

Good things come in small packages.
- old proverb

Which form of proverb do you prefer
Better late than never, or Better never than late?
- Lewis Carroll

All's well that ends well.
- Proverb (and title of a Shakespeare play)

Don't ask questions about fairy tales.
- Yiddish Proverb

Wherever you go, there you are.
- Traditional Zen Proverb

A friend in need is a friend indeed.
- Latin Proverb

Before you can forgive others,
you must be a person whose forgiveness matters.
Before you can have gratitude for your life,
you must believe that your life has value.
Before your choices have value,
you must feel that you yourself have value.
Before you can dream a great dream for your future,
you have to believe that your future matters.
Before you can build positive habits of resolve and commitment,
before you can begin to live into the Japanese proverb,
"Fall seven times, stand up eight,"
you must believe that your life matters.
Before you can celebrate your life, you must Honor it.
And, before you can feel unity with,
and Honor toward, Spirit and all creation,
you must Honor yourself to feel worthy of that unity.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Life without a friend is like death without a witness.
- Spanish proverb

Actions speak louder than words.
- Proverb

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

God could not be everywhere, so he created mothers.
- Jewish Proverb

Fear makes the wolf bigger than he is.
- German Proverb

Live and let live.
- Yiddish Proverb

We will be known forever by the tracks we leave.
- American Indian Proverb

Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence.
Talent will not;
nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent.
Genius will not;
unrewarded genius is almost a proverb.
Education will not;
the world is full of educated derelicts.
Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.
- Calvin Coolidge


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