A book is a garden carried in the pocket.
A book is like a garden carried in the pocket.
A book that remains shut, is but a block.
A chameleon does not leave one tree until he is sure of another.
A change is as good as a rest.
A foolish man may be known by six things: Anger without cause, speech without profit, change without progress, inquiry without object, putting trust in a stranger, and mistaking foes for friends.
A friend advises in his interest, not yours.
A horse of good breed is not dishonored by his saddle.
A horse that will not carry a saddle must have no oats.
A house divided cannot stand.
A kind word can attract even the snake from his nest.
A known mistake is better than an unknown truth.
A little and a little, collected together, becomes a great deal; the heap in the barn consists of single grains, and drop and drop makes an inundation.
A little bird wants but a little nest.
A little body doth often harbour a great soul.
A little debt makes a debtor, a great one an enemy.
A man profits more by the sight of an idiot than by the orations of the learned.
A mouth that praises and a hand that kills.
A promise is a cloud; fulfillment is rain.
A secret is like a dove: when it leaves my hand it takes wing.
Popular Proverb Origins
Browse All Origins
Popular Proverb Topics
Browse All Topics
Quote Authors by Profession
Quote Authors by Country
Terms of Service
Copyrights © 2017
Motivational, Positive, Inspiring, Quotes, Proverbs, References by Famous Authors from Around the World.