Who rides slow, must saddle betimes
Quote by German Proverb
Joy and sorrow are next door neighbors
Never give advice unasked.
Necessity teaches all things
Charity sees the need, not the cause
To live long, eat like a cat, drink like a dog.
In bad luck hold out; in good luck, hold in
When a man is happy, he does not hear the clock strike
Ambition and fleas both jump high
The devil is in the details
Money lent to a friend must be recovered from an enemy.
Loquacity and lying are cousins
Don't throw away your old shoes before you have new shoes.
Go to law for a sheep and lose your cow
A country can be judged by the quality of its proverbs
Those who don't pick roses in summer won't pick them in winter either
It's not healthy to swallow books without chewing.
One does evil enough when one does nothing good
Politeness is what warmth is to wax
An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to...
Politeness is to human nature what warmth is to wax.