GIGA THE MOST EXTENSIVE
COLLECTION OF
QUOTATIONS
ON THE INTERNET
Google
Search GIGA
Loading
Home
Page
GIGA
Quotes
Biographical
Name Index
Chronological
Name Index
Topic
List
Reading
List
Site
Notes
Crossword
Solver
Anagram
Solver
Subanagram
Solver
TOPICS:          A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z
PEOPLE:    #   A   B   C   D   E   F   G   H   I   J   K   L   M   N   O   P   Q   R   S   T   U   V   W   X   Y   Z


PROVERB
 << Prev Page    Displaying page 257 of 344    Next Page >> 

The fox thinks everybody eats poultry like himself.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

The fox thrives best when he is most cursed.
      - [Proverbs]

The Fox's wiles will never enter the lion's head.
      - [Proverbs]

The Frenchman sings well, when his throat is moistened.
      - (Portuguese) [Proverbs]

The friar preached against stealing when he had a pudding in his sleeve.
      - (Dutch) [Proverbs]

The friar preached against stealing, and had a goose up his sleeve.
      - [Proverbs]

The friar who begs for God begs for two.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

The friendship of great men is like the shadow of a bush, soon gone.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

The friendship of the great is fraternity with lions.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]

The frog cannot out of her bog.
      - [Proverbs]

The frog does not jump in the daytime without reason.
      - (Nigerian) [Proverbs]

The frog likes water, but not boiling water.
      - (Senegalese) [Proverbs]

The frog said to the harrow, Cursed be so many lords.
      - [Proverbs]

The frog wanted to be as big as the elephant, and burst.
      - (Ethiopian) [Proverbs]

The frog will jump back into the pool, although it sits on a golden stool.
      - (Dutch) [Proverbs]

The frost hurts not weeds.
      - [Proverbs]

The fruit falls not far from the stem.
      - (Dutch) [Proverbs]

The fruit of silence is tranquility.
      - (Arabic) [Proverbs]

The fruit of timidity is neither gain nor loss.
      - (Arabic) [Proverbs]

The frying-pan says to the kettle, "Avaunt, black brows!"
      - [Proverbs]

The fugitive finds everything impede him.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]

The full belly does not believe in hunger.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]

The full cask makes no noise.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]

The full moon brings fair weather.
      - [Proverbs]

The full person does not understand the needs of the hungry.
      - (Irish) [Proverbs]

The full-fed cow makes company of her tail.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

The full-fed sheep is frightened at its own tail.
      - (Portuguese, Spanish) [Proverbs]

The fuller the cask, the duller its sound.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

The fun is in the search, not the finding.
      - [Proverbs]

The further you go, the further behind.
      - [Proverbs]

The furthest way about is the nearest way home.
      - [Proverbs]

The gallows takes its own.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

The gallows was made for the unlucky.
      - (Italian, Spanish) [Proverbs]

The gallows will have its own at last.
      - [Proverbs]

The game is not worth the candle.
  [Fr., Le jeu ne vaut pas la chandelle.]
      - (French), quoted by Lord Chesterfield
        [Proverbs : Worth]

The gardener had not yet dug out the radish, when the beggar held the alms-bowl in front of him.
      - (Kashmiri) [Proverbs]

The gardener's dog does not eat lettuce and will not let others eat it.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]

The gardener's dog neither eats greens not lets any one else eat them.
      - (Portuguese, Spanish) [Proverbs]

The gardener's dog, neither full nor hungry.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

The gardener's feet do no harm to the garden.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor a man perfected without trials.
      - (Chinese) [Proverbs]

The generous man enriches himself by giving; the miser hoards himself poor.
      - (Dutch) [Proverbs]

The generous man grows rich in giving, the miser poor in taking.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

The gentle calf sucks all the cows.
      - (Portuguese) [Proverbs]

The gentle hawk mans herself.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

The gentle lamb sucks any ewe as well as its mother; the surly lamb sucks neither its own nor another.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

The German's wit is in his fingers.
      - [Proverbs]

The Germans carry their wit in their fingers.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

The gifts of fortune (windfalls) do not always benefit us.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

The girl as she is taught, the flax as it is wrought.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]


Displaying page 257 of 344 for this author:   << Prev  Next >>  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 [257] 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344

 WWW.GIGA-USA.COM     Back to Top of Page 
The GIGA name and the GIGA logo are trademarks registered in the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
GIGA-USA and GIGA-USA.COM are servicemarks of the domain owner.
Copyright © 1999-2016 John C. Shepard. All Rights Reserved.
Last Revised: 2016 June 16
Click > HERE < to report errors