A bad thing never dies.
A bad workman always blames his tools.
A bird in the hand is worth than two in the bush.
A boaster and a liar are cousins-german.
A bully is always a coward.
A burden of one’s choice is not felt.
A candle lights others and consumes itself.
A cat has 9 lives.
A cat may look at a king.
A close mouth catches no flies.
A constant guest is never welcome.
Actions speak louder than words.
Adversity leads to prosperity.
Adversity makes a man wise, not rich.
A fair death honors the whole life.
A faithful friend is hard to find.
A fall into a pit, a gain in your wit.
A fox may grow gray, but never good.
A friend in need is a friend indeed.
A friend is easier lost than found.
A friend is never known till a man has need.
A friend without faults will never be found.
‘After you’ is good manners.
A good beginning is half done.
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing.
A little pot is soon hot.
All are brave when the enemy flies.
All good things come to an end.
All rivers run into sea.
A new broom sweeps clean.
An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth.
An hour in the morning is worth two in the evening.
An old dog cannot learn new tricks.
An ounce of luck is better than a pound of wisdom.
Beauty lies in the love’s eyes.
Be swift to hear, slow to speak.
Better late than never.
Better to ask the way than go astray.
Between friends all is common.
Confidence in yourself is the first step on the road to success.
Constant dripping wears away a stone.
Content is better than riches.
Count one’s chickens before they are hatched.
Courtesy on one side only lasts not long.
Don’t trouble trouble until trouble troubles you.
Don’t try to teach your grandmother to suck eggs.
Do well and have well.
Each bird love to hear himself sing.
Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise.
Every man has his faults.
Every man has his hobbyhorse.
Every man has his weak side.
Every man is the architect of his own fortune.
Every minute counts.
Fire is a good servant but a bad master.
First come, first served.
First impressions are half the battle.
First think and then speak.
Fools grow without watering.
Good health is over wealth.
Good medicine for health tastes bitter to the mouth.
Good watch prevents misfortune.
Great barkers are no biters.
Great hopes make great man.
Health is happiness.
Hear all parties.
Heaven never helps the man who will not act.
He is a fool that forgets himself.
He is a good friend that speaks well of us behind our backs.
Honesty is the best policy.
Hope for the best, but prepare for the worst.
I cannot be your friend and your flatterer too.
If a man deceives me once, shame on him, if he deceives me twice, shame on me.
If you make yourself an ass, don’t complain if people ride you.
It is too late to grieve when the chance is past.
It never rains but it pours.
It takes three generations to make a gentleman.
Jack of all trades and master of none.
Judge not from appearances.
Lies have short legs.
Life is but a span.
Life is half spent before we know what it is.
Life is not all roses.
Life without a friend is death.
Love is blind.
Love is full of trouble.
Love is never without jealousy.
Love me, love my dog.
Make hay while the sun shines.
Never judge from appearances.
Never say die.
Never too old to learn, never too late to turn.
New wine in old bottles.
No cross, no crown.
Nothing brave, nothing have.
Nothing dries sooner than a tear.
Nothing in the world is difficult for one who sets his mind to it.
Nothing is difficult to the man who will try.
Nothing seek, nothing find.
One eyewitness is better than ten hearsays.
One false move may lose the game.
One good turn deserves another.
One hour today is worth two tomorrow.
One man’s fault is other man’s lesson.