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Proverbs
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[ Also see Catchphrases Laws of Life and Nature Old Sayings Proverbial Phrases Proverbs (General) ]

You will wear the ivy wreath, the victor's meed.
      - Proverb, (Latin)

You win a few, you lose a few.
      - Proverb

You won't help shoots grow by pulling them up higher.
      - Proverb, (Chinese)

You would be over the stile ere you come at it.
      - Proverb

You would do little for God if the devil were dead.
      - Proverb

You would frighten a lion with a mask!
      - Proverb, (Latin)

You would spy faults if your eyes were out.
      - Proverb

You would weave a rope of sand.
      - Proverb, (Latin)

You'll never plow a field by turning it over in your mind.
      - Proverb, (Irish)

You've got to do your own growing, no matter how tall your grandfather was.
      - Proverb, (Irish)

You've got to stare the cat down out of the tree.
      - Proverb, (Dutch)

Young angel, old devil.
      - Proverb, (German)

Young cats will mouse, young apes will louse.
      - Proverb, (Dutch)

Young cocks love no coops.
      - Proverb

Young dogs have sharp teeth.
      - Proverb, (Danish)

Young folk, silly folk; old folk, cold folk.
      - Proverb, (Dutch)

Young folks think old folks to be fools, but old folks know young folks to be fools.
      - Proverb

Young fools think that the old are dotards, but the old have forgotten more than the young fools know.
      - Proverb, (Dutch)

Young gambler, old beggar.
      - Proverb, (German)

Young gamblers, old beggars.
      - Proverb, (German)

Young men may die, but old men must die.
      - Proverb

Young men may die, old men must.
      - Proverb, (English)

Young men's knocks old men feel.
      - Proverb

Young people don't know what age is, and old people forget what youth was.
      - Proverb

Young people must be taught, old ones be honoured.
      - Proverb, (Danish)

Young people tell what they are doing, old people what they have done, and fools what they wish to do.
      - Proverb, (French)

Young pigs grunt as old pigs grunted before them.
      - Proverb, (Danish)

Young pigs grunt as old swine grunted before them.
      - Proverb, (Danish)

Young prodigal in a coach will be old beggar barefoot.
      - Proverb

Young saint, old devil.
      - Proverb, (German)

Young soldiers, old beggars.
      - Proverb, (German)

Young twigs may be bent, but not old trees.
      - Proverb, (Dutch)

Young wood makes a hot fire.
      - Proverb, (Greek)

Your close neighbor is better than your faraway brother.
      - Proverb, (Palestinian)

Your cracked jug seems better to me than my sound one.
      - Proverb, (Spanish)

Your enemy makes you wiser.
      - Proverb, (Italian)

"Your feet are crooked, your hair is good for nothing," said the pig to the horse.
      - Proverb, (Russian)

Your fingers can't be of the same length.
      - Proverb, (Chinese)

Your friend has a friend; don't tell him.
      - Proverb, (Jewish)

Your friend lends and your enemy asks payment.
      - Proverb, (Dutch)

Your hand is never the worse for doing its own work.
      - Proverb, (Welsh)

Your health comes first; you can always hang yourself later.
      - Proverb, (Yiddish)

Your lips hang in your light.
      - Proverb

Your mind is chasing mice.
      - Proverb

Your neighbor's apples are the sweetest.
      - Proverb, (Yiddish)

Your pot broken seems better than my whole one.
      - Proverb

Your son is your son until he marries, but your daughter is your daughter until you die.
      - Proverb, (Irish)

Your soul to God, your body to dust, your property to your relatives, because thus it has been found written.
      - Proverb, (Maltese)

Your tongue is like a horse--if you take care of it, it takes care of you; if you treat it badly, it treats you badly.
      - Proverb, (Arabic)

Your trumpeter is dead.
      - Proverb


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