Rate this quote:(0.00 / 0 votes)Say it
Many things are lost for want of asking.
Edit this quote...

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

All English Proverb quotes | English Proverb Books

★ FAVORITE (10 votes)


Find a translation for this quote in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss this English Proverb quote with the community:

Quote of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE inspiring quote delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this quote to your bibliography:


"English Proverb Quotes." Quotes.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 4 Oct. 2015. <http://www.quotes.net/quote/7400>.

We need you!

Help build the largest human-edited quotes collection on the web!

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.