He who holds the ladder is as bad as the thief
Quote by German Proverb
Promises are like the full moon, if they are not kept at once they diminish...
The oldest trees often bear the sweetest fruit
He who wants to warm himself in old age must build a fireplace in his...
Money lent to a friend must be recovered from an enemy.
Those who get lost on the way to school will never find their way through...
An old man loved is a winter with flowers
A great war leaves the country with three armies - an army of cripples, an...
He who conquers his anger has conquered an enemy
An example from the monkey: the higher it climbs, the more you see of its...
Joy and sorrow are next door neighbors
The devil is in the details
A country can be judged by the quality of its proverbs
Never give advice unasked.
Charity gives itself rich; covetousness hoards itself poor
Who rides slow, must saddle betimes
Who receives, should thank; who gives, should be silent.
Not to be ashamed of sin is to sin double
When a man is happy, he does not hear the clock strike
It is the paradox of life that the way to miss pleasure is to seek...
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.