English Proverbs

"Better late than never."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush."


Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"A fool and his money are soon parted."


Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"A bad workman always blames his tools."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"A little learning is a dangerous thing."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"A friend in need is a friend indeed."


Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"A good surgeon must have an eagle's eye, a lion's heart, and a lady's hand."


Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Beggars cant be choosers."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Charity begins at home."


Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"A merry heart makes a long life."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"My house is my castle."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"A lie has no legs."


Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"Everyone smiles in the same language."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Desperate times call for desperate measures."


Rating: 8.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Children suck the mother when they are young and the father when they are old."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Sorrow for a husband is like a pain in the elbow, sharp and short."


Rating: 2.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Some have been thought brave because they were afraid to run away."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"While the doctors consult, the patient dies."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The offender never pardons."


Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The shortest answer is doing."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"An illiterate king is a crowned ass."


Rating: 2.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"In times of prosperity friends will be plenty, in times of adversity not one in twenty."


Rating: 3.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Don't dig your grave with your own knife and fork."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure."


Rating: 6.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Where there is a will, there is a way."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Danger is next neighbour to security."


Rating: 3.14 (Number of Voters: 7)

"You can take a horse to the water, but you cannot make him drink."


Rating: 2.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The life of the wolf is the death of the lamb."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Time and tide wait for no man."


Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Laws catch flies and let hornets go free."


Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Joy and sorrow are next-door neighbours."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"He who has no shame has no conscience."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Hunger is the best sauce."


Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Doubt is the key of knowledge."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"When poverty comes in at the door, love flies out of the window."


Rating: 8.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"The wife is the key of the house."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"A good surgeon must have an eagle's eye, a lion's heart, and a lady's hand."


Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"It is not work that kills, but worry."


Rating: 7.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Fame is a magnifying glass."


Rating: 3.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Choose a wife rather by your ear than your eye."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"East or West, Home is best."


Rating: 7.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"A friend in need is a friend indeed."


Rating: 6.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Eagles fly alone, but sheep flock together."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Every dog is valiant at his own door."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"A fox should not be of the jury at a goose's trial."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Music is the eye of the ear."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Too much liberty spoils all."


Rating: 9.00 (Number of Voters: 2)