Proverb Source English

  • Pride
  • Opportunity
  • Beauty
  • Wisdom
  • Luck
  • Friendship
  • Self-reliance
  • Revolution
  • Conscience
  • Attitude
  • Children
  • Truth
  • The conduct of life
  • Journeys
  • Permanence and change

  • Unknown
  • Ben Franklin
  • Jonathan Swift
  • Sir Leslie Stephen
  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Miguel de Cervantes
  • Aesop
  • R Forby
  • Desiderius Erasmus
  • Sir Thomas More
  • J Bridges
  • James Ray
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • William Hone
  • John Heywood

  • Chinese
  • Latin Proverb
  • Egyptian
  • Iranian
  • Italian
  • French Proverb
  • Filipino
  • African proverb
  • English
  • French
  • Vietnamese
  • Samoan
  • Scottish Proverb
  • English Proverb
  • Indonesian

  • Proverb Source: English

    Wise Sayings


    A crown's no cure for a headache.
    Category: Truth Source: English
    A good example is the best sermon.
    Category: Advice Source: English
    A goose quill is more dangerous than a lion's claw.
    Category: Books and writers Source: English
    A stumble may prevent a fall.
    Category: Experience Source: English
    All happiness is in the mind.
    Category: Attitude Source: English
    An hour may destroy what an age was building.
    Category: Permanence and change Source: English
    Anger is often more hurtful than the injury that caused it.
    Category: Anger Source: English
    Be ever vigilant but never suspicious.
    Category: Vigilance Source: English
    Character is easier kept than recovered.
    Category: Character and virtue Source: English
    Creditors have better memories than debtors.
    Category: Business Source: English
    Death keeps no calendar.
    Category: Death and dying Source: English
    Deeds are fruits; words are leaves.
    Category: Words and deeds Source: English
    Every ass loves to hear himself bray.
    Category: Vanity and arrogance Source: English
    The devil dances in empty pockets.
    Category: Wealth and poverty Source: English