Proverbs from various countries page 6
You can live without a brother but not without a friend.
It is God who cures, and the physician gets the money.
He who walks the path of evil comes upon an evil end.
Gratitude is the least of virtues; ingratitude is the worst of vices.
Do not judge your neighbour until you walk two moons in his moccasins.
Science makes men arrogant; wealth makes them fools.
Getting married with a woman is nothing; it's assuming the responsibility of marriage that
The fast horse soon gets tired.
To touch the earth is to have harmony with nature.
Say nothing about another that you wouldn't want to hear about yourself.
El Salvadoran proverb
He who steals in order to give to God can only get advice from the devil.
What a fool does in the end, the wise man does in the beginning.
Woman is like your shadow: follow her, she flies. Fly from her, she follows.
A good chief gives, he does not take.
He who recognizes his folly is on the road to wisdom.
A true friend is better than relations.
Too many captains will sink the ship.
He who makes himself a dove is eaten by the hawk.
He who has been stung by the scorpion is frightened at its shadow.
We remember the umbrella only when it rains.
Rather lose the wool than the sheep.
Worry, not work, kills man.
A stingy person dies in a sickly condition.
Everyone is free to make a fool of himself.
Fence your own vineyard, and keep your eyes from those of others.
It is safer in a mother's lap than in a lord's bed.
A young wife is to an old man the horse on which he rides to hell.
For a lucky man the pot boils without fire.
Many doctors - death accomplished.
A habitual borrower quickly becomes impoverished.
Sloth is the beginning of vice.
What one whispers in the ear is heard throughout the town.
Do not tell your secrets behind a wall or a hedge.
The best armor is to keep out of range.
A guest's eye is sharp sighted.
Love enters man through his eyes; woman through her ears.
So long as there is oil in the lamp, don't give up hope.
The mill goes with the current and woman against it.
He is lost who has seven jobs.
Not all who turn their backs are running away.