"Proverb" is a short,
traditional saying in general use. It usually expresses some obvious truth or
familiar experience. Here are some proverbs that are well known in English,
though some of them come from other languages.
best things in life are free."
stitch in time saves nine."
waters run deep."
teaches ill, who teaches all."
can't take it with you when you die."
untaught than ill taught."
cross your bridges before you come to them."
learnt, soon forgotten."
worm will turn."
the last straw that broke the camel's back."
to a man's heart is through his stomach."
stone fall upon the egg, alas for the egg! If the egg fall upon the stone, alas
for the egg!"
there's a will there's a way."
in haste, and repent at leisure."
tongue is enough for a woman."
wish good advice, consult an old man."
best advice is found on the pillow."
clouds bring not rain."
can't tell a book by its cover."
news travels fast."
is good news."
and let live."
of a feather flock together."
"Tell me who you go
with and I'll tell you who you are.
come to Yemen from all corners of the world and are often greeted with:”
Welcome to Yemen” Being a tourist in a foreign country can bevery exciting but it can be also very
disorientatingtoo.Imagine how confusing the windingalley-waysofold Sanaaare to the first time visitor.
-* The best thing to give
your friend, is your good heart.
nice to people will get you farther than teasing them and being mean..
* -After weeks of talks ,the two countries finally signed a peace
downand really look at all the
beautiful things around you..
1- True love comes quietly, without banners or flashing
lights. If you hear bells, get your ears checked.
2 - Life is like a rainbow: You need both the sun and the
To make its colors appear. 3 - Love is
never lost. If not reciprocated, it will flow back and soften and purify the
Forgive Yourself . . . and Move On.
Okay . . . so maybe you did screw up on a few things, maybe even on most
things. Some of us have to learn the hard way. There are really no failures or
mistakes, just opportunities for growth. Usually something good does come out
of our mistakes. So learn from them, don't repeat them, forgive yourself, and
Be good to yourself. Be kind to yourself. Love yourself. If you are hurting or
sad or lonely, honor that. Make time for yourself. Let yourself heal. Don't
expect so much of yourself. Life can be downright brutal. Let the love within
you and others carry you through. In time, you will see how much you have
learned. It is worth the journey.
6- Smile at Strangers and at
is attracted to happy people. They make us feel better. You can be one of those
people. You'll cheer up both yourself and those around you. Besides, frowning
7- Move Your Furniture. This will
give you an instant change and won't cost you a penny---unless, of course, you
throw your back out---so be careful.
1- Chaos often breeds life,
when order breeds habit."
"A man cannot be too careful in the choice of his enemies
3-" "It is a
golden rule not to judge men by their opinions but rather by what their
opinions make of them.
neither forgive nor forget; the naive forgive and forget; the wise forgive but
is more valuable than money. You can get more money but you can't get more
6-"If you are patient
in one moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of sorrow."
7-"You can make more
friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in
two years by trying to get other people interested in you."
8-"The main dangers in this life are the people who want to change
everything -- or nothing."
9-"Four things come
not back: the spoken word, the spent arrow, the past, the neglected
10-"Be civil to all;
sociable to many; familiar with few."
angry, count to four; when very angry, swear.
today what you want ro postpone until tomorrow.
your voice and strengthen your argument.
the angels present themselves, the devils abscond.
ambition serves the neck.
beautiful thing is never perfect.
barking of a dog does not disturb the man on a camel.
Only a fool tests the depth of the water with both feet.
Proverb Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors.
The earth is a beehive, we all enter by the same door.
There are 40 kinds of lunacy, but only one kind of common sense. Proverbs from
book is a garden carried in the pocket.
not the man who fears God.
promise is a cloud; fulfillment is rain.
little and a little, collected together, becomes a great deal; the heap in The
barn consists of single grains, and drop and rop makes an inundation.
friend is known when needed.
gives the nuts, but he does not crack them.
lean agreement is better than a fat lawsuit.
like cats, lick and then scratch
who goes with wolves learns to howl.
beautiful it is to do nothing, and then rest afterward.
beginning of health is to know the disease.
things grow in the garden than the gardener sows.
you can't bite, don't show your teeth.
though you know a thousand things, ask the man who knows one.
two ears and one tongue, we should listen twice as much as we speak.
person does not seek luck; luck seeks the person.
Coffee should be black as hell, strong as
death, and sweet as love.