After the game, the king and the pawn go into the same box.
The afternoon knows what the morning never suspected.
After victory, tighten your helmet chord.
All roads lead to Rome.
All roads do not lead to Rome.
An army of sheep led by a lion would defeat an army of
lions led by a sheep.
Ask a lot, but take what is offered.
Ask about your neighbors, then buy the house.
Ask the experienced rather than the learned.
Avoid the evil, and it will avoid thee.
Bad is never good until worse happens.
Be on your guard against a silent dog and still water.
The best armor is to keep out of range.
Better to light a candle than to curse the darkness
A book is like a garden carried in the pocket.
Children are a poor man's wealth.
A closed mind is like a closed book; just a block of
Cuando amor no es locura, no es amor.
(When love is not madness, it is not love.)
Do not be in a hurry to tie what you cannot untie.
Do not put your spoon into the pot which does not boil
Don't run too far, you will have to return the same
Don't think there are no crocodiles because the water
Don't throw away the old bucket until you know whether
the new one holds water.
Eat and drink with your relatives; do business with
The enemy of my enemy is my friend.
Everyone thinks his own burden heavy.
Every road has two directions.
Examine what is said, not him who speaks.
Fear less, hope more,
eat less, chew more,
whine less, breathe more,
talk less, say more,
hate less, love more,
and all good things will be yours.
Fear not a jest. If one throws salt at you, you will
not be harmed unless you have sore places.
God could not be everywhere and therefore he made
Go often to the house of a friend; for weeds soon
choke up the unused path.
A good painter need not give a name to his picture,
a bad one must.
Gossip needs no carriage.
A guest sees more in an hour than the host in a year.
A half-truth is a whole lie.
He who wants a rose must respect the thorn.
He who asks is a fool for five minutes, but he who
does not ask remains a fool forever.
He who doesn't risk never gets to drink champagne.
If there is no wind, row.
If you are patient in a moment of anger, you will
escape a hundred days of sorrow.
Za dvumya zaitsami pogonish'sya, ne odnogo ne
(If you chase two rabbits, you will not catch either
If you want to be respected, you must respect
If you want your dreams to come true, don't sleep.
A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single
Live your own life, for you will die your own death.
Make happy those who are near, and those who are far
Never rely on the glory of the morning or the smiles
of your mother-in-law.
Never trust the man who tells you all his troubles but
keeps from you all his joys.
Never write a letter while you are angry.
Never trouble trouble till trouble troubles you.
One meets his destiny often in the road he takes to
The reverse side also has a reverse side.
Shared joy is a double joy; shared sorrow is half a
A single conversation with a wise man is better than
ten years of study.
Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors.
Tell me and I'll forget. Show me, and I may not
remember. Involve me, and I'll understand.
Native American Proverb
A true friend, is one that will take a bullet for you
in the war.
Tell me who's your friend and I'll tell you who you
There is no pillow so soft as a clear conscience.
Though a tree grow ever so high, the falling leaves
return to the ground.
Three things it is best to avoid: a strange dog, a
flood, and a man who thinks he is wise.
To change and change for the better are two different
To know the road ahead, ask those coming back.
Turn your face to the sun and the shadows fall behind
We know the worth of a thing when we have lost it.
What may be done at any time will be done at no time.
We never know the worth of water till the well is dry.
When anger rises, think of the consequences.
When eating bamboo sprouts, remember the man who
Whoever gossips to you will gossip about you.