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A heart that loves is always young.
  • Love

Blue eyes say, Love me or I die; black eyes say, Love me or I kill thee.
  • Love

By others faults the wise correct their own.
  • Wisdom

A wise man changes his mind, a fool never will.
  • Change



In love, there is always one who kisses and one who offers the cheek.
  • Love

The wise person has long ears and a short tongue.
  • Wisdom

Everyone is wise until he speaks.
  • Wisdom

Who seeks a faultless friend remains friendless.
  • Friends

Tell me who's your friend and I'll tell you who you are.
  • Friends

Better to be known as a sinner than a hypocrite.
  • Hypocrisy

Follow love and it will flee, flee love and it will follow.
  • Love

He is rich who owes nothing.
  • Happiness

Even though you know a thousand things, ask the man who knows one.
  • Wisdom

Who ceases to be a friend never was one.
  • Friends

Who has never tasted what is bitter does not know what is sweet.
  • Failure

A friend is someone who doesn't like the same people you do.
  • Friends

Man is harder than iron, stronger than stone and more fragile than a rose.
  • Humanity

Children and drunks always speak the truth.
  • Children

Love can neither be bought or sold, its only price is love.
  • Love

Good men must die, but death cannot kill their names.
  • Death

To keep a new friend, never break with the old.
  • Friends

Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week.
  • Future

To change and change for the better are two different things
  • Change

Man does what he can, God does what he will.
  • God

Never give advice unless asked.
  • Advice

Praise makes good people better and bad people worse.
  • Praise

The secret of life is not to do what you like, but to like what you do.
  • Work

Rest breeds rust.
  • Rest

The first mistake are theirs who commit them, the second are theirs that permit them.
  • Blame

For the friendship of two, the patience of one is required.
  • Friends


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From small beginnings come great things.
  • Actions

After all is said and done, more is said than done.
  • Actions

He who walks with the lame learns how to limp.
  • Actions

The early bird gets the worm.
  • Actions

What an elder sees sitting; the young can't see standing.
  • Actions

Try and trust will move mountains.
  • Actions

Act quickly, think slowly.
  • Actions

The greatest step is out the door.
  • Actions

God gives the nuts, but he does not crack them.
  • Actions

Call on God, but row away from the rocks.
  • Actions

Footprints on the sands of time are not made by sitting down.
  • Actions

The dog that trots about finds a bone.
  • Actions

The person who doesn't scatter the morning dew will not comb gray hairs
  • Actions

Some will, some don't, so what!
  • Actions

It is better to be the hammer than the anvil.
  • Actions

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Proverbs friends quotes

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Who seeks a faultless friend remains friendless.
  • Friends

Tell me who's your friend and I'll tell you who you are.
  • Friends

Who ceases to be a friend never was one.
  • Friends

A friend is someone who doesn't like the same people you do.
  • Friends

To keep a new friend, never break with the old.
  • Friends

For the friendship of two, the patience of one is required.
  • Friends

It is prosperity that gives us friends, adversity that proves them.
  • Friends

Short judgments make long friends.
  • Friends

The time to make friends is before you need them.
  • Friends

Broken friendships can be soldered, but never sound.
  • Friends

Be slow in choosing a friend, but slower in changing him.
  • Friends

Do not protect yourself by a fence, but rather by your friends.
  • Friends

These can never be true friends: Hope, dice, a prostitute, a robber, a cheat, a goldsmith, a monkey, a doctor, a distiller.
  • Friends

An ounce of blood is worth more than a pound of friendship.
  • Friends

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Proverbs time quotes

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Life is half spent before one knows what it is.
  • Time

Love makes time pass away and time makes love pass away.
  • Time

Why kill time when one can employ it.
  • Time

Time and I against any two.
  • Time

The morning hour has gold in its mouth.
  • Time

Even a clock that is not going is right twice a day.
  • Time

The longest day soon comes to an end.
  • Time

Forever is a long bargain.
  • Time

Soon enough is well enough.
  • Time

Now is the watchword of the wise.
  • Time

Lost time is never found again.
  • Time

Everything passes, everything perishes, everything palls.
  • Time

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Proverbs oratory quotes

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Talking without thinking is like shooting without taking aim.
  • Speeches

The less people think the more they talk.
  • Speeches

Speak little and to the purpose.
  • Speeches

Speaking comes by nature, silence by understanding.
  • Speeches

Two great talkers will not travel far together.
  • Speeches

A closed mouth catches no flies.
  • Speeches

A good speaker makes a good liar.
  • Speeches

When at a loss how to go on, cough.
  • Speeches

Speak when you are spoken to.
  • Speeches

He who comes from afar may lie without fear of contradiction as he is sure to be listened to with the utmost attention.
  • Speeches

Speak and the man shall be shown.
  • Speeches

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Proverbs marriage quotes

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Choose your wife as you wish your children to be.
  • Marriage

A good wife and health is a mans best wealth.
  • Marriage

Do not choose your wife at a dance, but in the field among the harvesters.
  • Marriage

Marry a mountain girl and you marry the whole mountain.
  • Marriage

Three things drive a man outdoors; smoke, a leaking roof and a scolding wife.
  • Marriage

Weeping bride, laughing wife, laughing bride, weeping wife.
  • Marriage

Those that marry for money sell their liberty.
  • Marriage

Marrying is easy, it's housework that's hard.
  • Marriage

Marriage is the sunset of love.
  • Marriage

You'll repent if you marry, and repent if you don't.
  • Marriage

The day you marry, it is either kill or cure.
  • Marriage

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Neither blame or praise yourself.
  • Blame

The cemeteries are filled with people who thought the world couldn't get along without them.
  • Death

To speak kindly does not hurt the tongue.
  • Manners

Beauty, unaccompanied by virtue, is as a flower without perfume.
  • Beauty



Gratitude is the heart's memory.
  • Gratitude

A misty morning does not signify a cloudy day.
  • Hope

A man too busy to take care of his health is like a mechanic too busy to take care of his tools.
  • Health

A sin confessed is half forgiven.
  • Sin

When the will is ready the feet are light.
  • Will

Better good manners than good looks.
  • Manners

From small beginnings come great things.
  • Actions

Talk well of your friends and of your enemies say nothing.
  • Enemy

Fear only two: God, and the man who has no fear of God.
  • Fear

Hope is the dream of a soul awake.
  • Hope

One is rated by others as he rates himself.
  • Self

After all is said and done, more is said than done.
  • Actions

Treat your superior as a father, your equal as a brother, and your inferior as a son.
  • Manners

A heart in love with beauty never grows old.
  • Heart

He that falls by himself never cries.
  • Pessimism

Visits always give pleasure; if not the arrival, the departure.
  • Travel

Better is a poor man who walks in his integrity than a rich man who is crooked in his ways.
  • integrity

Since we cannot get what we like, let us like what we can get.
  • Contentment

The heart that truly loves never forgets.
  • Heart

One of these days, is none of these days.
  • Procrastination

Tell your friend a lie. If he keeps it secret, then tell him the truth.
  • Secrets

If an ass goes traveling it will not come home a horse.
  • Character

He who fears to suffer, suffers from fear.
  • Fear

It is prosperity that gives us friends, adversity that proves them.
  • Friends

The first step toward greatness is to be honest.
  • Greatness

By learning you will teach, by teaching you will learn.
  • Learning

A Sunday well-spent brings a week of content.
  • Contentment

A truth spoken before its time is dangerous.
  • Truth

Love rules his kingdom without a sword.
  • Love

Turn your face to the sun and the shadows fall behind you.
  • Adversity

He who walks with the lame learns how to limp.
  • Actions

Short judgments make long friends.
  • Friends

Every time you wake up and ask yourself, What good things am I going to do today?, remember that when the sun goes down at sunset, it will take a part of your life with it.
  • Sunset

It is better to trust the eyes rather than the ears.
  • Eyes

Live today for tomorrow it will all be history.
  • Life

An ounce of practice is worth a pound of preaching.
  • Example

The wolf changes his coat, but not his disposition.
  • Manners

Charity sees the need, not the cause.
  • Charity

Time heals old pain, while it creates new ones.
  • Grief

Civility costs nothing.
  • Manners

Shame is worse than death.
  • Shame

Change yourself, change your fortunes.
  • Change

When you are right no one remembers; when you are wrong no one forgets.
  • Memory

Talking without thinking is like shooting without taking aim.
  • Speeches

Life is half spent before one knows what it is.
  • Time

To advise is easier than to help.
  • Advice

Never swap horses crossing a stream.
  • Change

God promises a safe landing, not a calm passage.
  • Adversity

Good habits result from resisting temptation.
  • Habits

The early bird gets the worm.
  • Actions

Better to ask a question than to remain ignorant.
  • Ignorance

The one who pleased everybody died before they were born.
  • Recognition

What the eye does not admire the heart does not desire.
  • Eyes

What is a big shot except a little shot that kept on shooting.
  • Success

The foolish sayings of a rich man pass for wise ones.
  • Wisdom

While we pursue happiness, we flee from contentment.
  • Happiness

Nothing is more noble than politeness, and nothing more ridiculous than ceremony.
  • Manners

We know the true worth of a thing when we have lost it.
  • Value

Whoever gossips to you will gossip about you.
  • Gossip

Where one is wise two are happy.
  • Happiness

Life is a bridge. Cross over it, but build no house on it.
  • Life

The less people think the more they talk.
  • Speeches

Acts of kindness may soon be forgotten, but the memory of an offense remains.
  • Fight

Choose your wife as you wish your children to be.
  • Marriage

Tomorrow never comes.
  • Future

A good wife and health is a mans best wealth.
  • Marriage

The soul is not where it lives, but where it loves.
  • Soul

Stumbling is not falling.
  • Adversity

Save a thief from the gallows and he will cut your throat.
  • Crime

Any landing you can walk away from is a good one.
  • Flight

What an elder sees sitting; the young can't see standing.
  • Actions

What whiskey will not cure, there is no cure for.
  • AlcoholAlcoholism

A rich child often sits in a poor mothers lap.
  • Children

Who ever does not respect confidence will never find happiness in their path.
  • Confidence

Do not choose your wife at a dance, but in the field among the harvesters.
  • Marriage

If you wish for peace be ready for war.
  • Peace

He who begins and does not finish loves their pains.
  • Procrastination

Life without a friend is death without a witness.
  • Solitude

Cunning surpasses strength.
  • Strength

Work is our business; it's success is God s.
  • Business

There is nothing noble in being superior to some other person. The true nobility is in being superior to your previous self.
  • Competition

Don't cross the bridge till you come to it.
  • Expectation

It's good to be clever, but not to show it.
  • Intelligence

When we take one step toward to God, he takes seven steps toward us.
  • Prayer

Speak little and to the purpose.
  • Speeches

A soft answer turneth away wrath.
  • Strength

It is the truth that irritates a person.
  • Truth

Youth lives on hope, old age on memories.
  • Youth

He who lives without discipline dies without honor.
  • Discipline

The time to make friends is before you need them.
  • Friends

There are no miracles for those that have no faith in them.
  • Miracles

When a heart is on fire, sparks always fly out of the mouth.
  • Persuasion

He who is near the Church is often far from God.
  • Religion

Before borrowing money from a friend decide which you need most.
  • Debt

There are three kinds of people; those that make things happen, those that watch things happen and those who don't know what's happening.
  • People

How beautiful is it to do nothing, and then rest afterward.
  • Rest

Make peace with man and war with your sins.
  • Sin

What the lion cannot manage to do the fox can.
  • Strength

Never find fault with the absent.
  • Absence

Some have been thought brave because they didn't have the courage to run away.
  • Bravery

Cut your losses and let your profits run.
  • Business

Speak the truth and shame the devil.
  • Evil

There is no happiness; there are only moments of happiness.
  • Happiness

A hungry stomach has no ears.
  • Listening

Love makes time pass away and time makes love pass away.
  • Time

As the person who has health is young, so the person who owes nothing is rich.
  • Wealth

There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
  • Anger

Envy eats nothing, but its own heart.
  • Envy

Step by step one goes very far.
  • Fate

Coffee should be black as Hell, strong as death, and sweet as love.
  • Food

People who have little to do are excessive talkers.
  • Manners

Those that will not hear must be made to feel.
  • Persuasion

If you can't get people to listen to you any other way, tell them it's confidential.
  • Persuasion

By continually scolding someone, they in time become accustomed to it and despise your reproof.
  • Reform

Speaking comes by nature, silence by understanding.
  • Speeches

Work relieves us from three great evils, boredom, vice, and want.
  • Work

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