Proverb Source German

  • 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
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  • Scottish Proverb
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  • Proverb Source: German

    Wise Sayings


    In bad luck, hold out; in good luck, hold in.
    Category: Luck Source: German
    One must not play on the nose of a sleeping bear.
    Category: Prudence Source: German
    People show their character by what they laugh at.
    Category: Character and virtue Source: German
    The devil catches most souls in a golden net.
    Category: Temptation Source: German
    The old one who is loved, is winter with flowers.
    Category: Youth and age Source: German
    There is no eel so small but it hopes to become a whale.
    Category: Ambition Source: German
    What good is running when you're on the wrong road.
    Category: Planning Source: German
    When I eat your bread, I sing your song.
    Category: Friendship Source: German
    You can do anything with children if only you play with them.
    Category: Parenting and children Source: German