English Proverb

A proverb, also called a byword or nayword, is a simple and concrete saying popularly known and repeated, which expresses a truth, based on common sense or the practical experience of humanity

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Don't dig your grave with your own knife and fork.Rate it:
Every path has its puddle.Rate it:
He that lives in a glass house must not throw stones.Rate it:
Danger and delight grow on one stalk.Rate it:
The eyes are the window of the soul.Rate it:
A man is as old as he feels himself to be.Rate it:
Write down the advice of him who loves you, though you like it not at present.Rate it:
A full cup must be carried steadily.Rate it:
A man's first care should be to avoid the reproaches of his own heart, his next to escape the censures of the world.Rate it:
A smooth sea never made a skilled mariner.Rate it:
A stumble may prevent a fall.Rate it:
Advice is least heeded when most needed.Rate it:
Do not be in a hurry to tie what you cannot untie.Rate it:
Don't fall before you're pushed.Rate it:
First deserve, and then desire.Rate it:
Give neither advice nor salt, until you are asked for it.Rate it:
He that has no charity deserves no mercy.Rate it:
He that plants trees loves others besides himself.Rate it:
If you want to be happy for a year, plant a garden;
if you want to be happy for life, plant a tree.
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In the morning be first up, and in the evening last to go to bed, for they that sleep catch no fish.Rate it:
In times of prosperity friends will be plenty, in times of adversity not one in twenty.Rate it:
Let him make use of instinct who cannot make use of reason.Rate it:
Many things are lost for want of asking.Rate it:
Never fall out with your bread and butter.Rate it:
One boy is more trouble that a dozen girls.Rate it:
Proportion your expenses to what you have, not what you expect.Rate it:
Spread the table and contention will cease.Rate it:
The shortest answer is doing.Rate it:
Use soft words and hard arguments.Rate it:
We are usually the best men when in the worst health.Rate it:
We never know the worth of water 'til the well is dry.Rate it:
When a proud man hears another praised, he feels himself injured.Rate it:

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