An example from the monkey: the higher it climbs, the more you see of its behind
Quote by German Proverb
To bury grief plant a seed.
A country can be judged by the quality of its proverbs
Beauty is a good letter of introduction
Charity gives itself rich; covetousness hoards itself poor
Go to law for a sheep and lose your cow
Who has never tasted what is bitter does not know what is sweet.
He who wants to warm himself in old age must build a fireplace in his...
Work makes free
Envy eats nothing but its own heart
The main thing is keeping the main thing the main thing.
He who conquers his anger has conquered an enemy
It's not healthy to swallow books without chewing.
Not to be ashamed of sin is to sin double
Advising is easier than helping
When a man is happy, he does not hear the clock strike
To live long, eat like a cat, drink like a dog.
Money lent to a friend must be recovered from an enemy
Necessity teaches all things
Necessity may be the mother of invention, but play is certainly the father.
Necessity does everything well.