Necessity teaches all things
Quote by German Proverb
He who wants to warm himself in old age must build a fireplace in his...
A good book praises itself
To bury grief plant a seed.
To live long, eat like a cat, drink like a dog.
There is no one luckier than he who thinks himself so
Go to law for a sheep and lose your cow
An example from the monkey: the higher it climbs, the more you see of its...
Those who don't pick roses in summer won't pick them in winter either
Fortune and misfortune are two buckets in the same well
Too much luck is bad luck
Politeness is what warmth is to wax
A great war leaves the country with three armies - an army of cripples, an...
He who holds the ladder is as bad as the thief
One does evil enough when one does nothing good
The cats that drive the mice away are as good as they that catch them
Who has never tasted what is bitter does not know what is sweet.
A country can be judged by the quality of its proverbs
Charity sees the need, not the cause
Charity consists not so much on HOW MUCH WE GIVE to the person but on...
Christianity is strange. It bids man recognise that he is vile, even abominable, and bids...