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megri 04-16-2014 11:48 PM

Ancient Proverbs - Wise Old Sayings
 
“He who has not obeyed, cannot command.”
“We learn by teaching.”
“Don't try to cover the whole sky with the palm of your hand.”
“Examples often do much more than words and teachers.”
“Faint hearts have never won a fair lady.”
“The truth is told in jokes.”
“He who has not obeyed, cannot command.”
“Don't change your horse when you are about to cross a river.” Irish Proverb
“Trouble never comes alone.”
“A bad beginning makes a bad ending.”
“Everybody is the smith of his own happiness.”
“When a man is in a hurry, the devil is happy.”

megri 04-17-2014 12:10 AM

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. -- Greek Proverb
Blood is thicker than water. -- German Proverb
Charity begins at home. -- Tobias George Smollett (1721-1771)
Give an extra piece of cake to a stepchild. -- Korean (on parenting and children)
Like father, like son. -- Asian Proverb
A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.
The best mirror is an old friend. -- George Herbert (1593-1632)
Anyone who will gossip to you, will gossip about you

Sonia Sidhu 04-25-2014 05:09 PM

List of proverbs which i have Learnt in my 7th class:-
  • Faith will move mountains.
  • Two wrongs don't make a right.
  • As you sow so shall you reap.
  • All that glitters is not gold.
  • When the going gets tough, the tough get going.
  • Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Practice makes perfect.
  • Too many cooks spoil the broth.
  • You can lead a horse to water, but you can't make him drink.

Sonia Sidhu 05-07-2014 05:57 PM

"The early bird catches the worm"
"You can't make an omelet without breaking a few eggs"
"Beauty is in the eye of the beholder"
"If you want something done right, you have to do it yourself"

neharani 04-15-2015 04:48 PM


SwatiSood 04-15-2015 05:17 PM

So true

MiniGupta 04-15-2015 05:17 PM

A business that makes nothing but money is a poor business. -- Henry Ford

We must be free not because we claim freedom, but because we practice it. -- William Faulkner

Faith begins where the will of God is known. -- Kenneth E. Hagin Sr.


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