PROVERBS

“An apple a day keeps the doctor away.” (Health)

“Health is better than wealth.” (Health)

“If you keep your tongue prisoner, your body may go free.” (Silence)

“Silence is golden.” (Silence)

“Love is blind.” (Love)

“Love conquers all.” (Love)

“All is fair in love and war.” (Love)

“All that glitters is not gold.” (Appearance)

“Never judge from appearances.” (Appearance)

“Pleasant hours fly past.” (Happiness)

“All happiness is in the mind.” (Happiness)

“Sleep is better than medicine.” (Sleep)

“Sleep is the poor man’s treasure.” (Sleep)

“The best things come in small packages.” (Small things)

“Many small make a great.” (Small things)

“Walls have ears.” (Gossip)

“There is no smoke without fire.” (Gossip)

“Lucky at cards, unlucky in love.” (Gambling)

“In a bet there is a fool and a thief.” (Gambling)

“The best advice is found on the pillow.” (Advice)

“Good counsel has no price.” (Advice)

“Far from eye, far from heart.” (Absence)

“Out of sight, out of mind.” (Absence)

“A feather in hand is better than a bird in the air.” (Possession)

“Better say “here it is”, than “here it was”.” (Possession)

“All is fair in love and war.” (War)

“War is the sport of kings.” (War)

“Words fly, writings remain.” (Writing)

“The pen is mightier than the sword.” (Writing)

” Better beg than steal.” (Honesty)

“No honest man ever repented of his honesty.” (Honesty)

“While there’s life there’s hope.” (Hope)

“Tomorrow is another day.” (Hope)

“Cut your coat according to your cloth.” (Spending)

“Who will not keep a penny, never shall have many.” (Spending)

“A snow year, a rich year.” (Weather)

“A windy March and a rainy April make a beautiful May.” (Weather)

All cats are grey in the dark.” (Beauty)

“Beauty fades like a flower.” (Beauty)

“He who says what he likes shall hear what he does not like.” (Talking)

“Barking dogs seldom bite.” (Talking)

“Nature will have her course.” (Nature)

“That which Nature paints never fades.” (Nature)