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Quotes, Sayings, and Proverbs
 Famous Proverbs List
14,700 Proverbs from 349 nationalities and origins.
a proverb of the twelfth century Afghan African
African American African Annang African Ovambo
African Swahili African Wolof African Zulu
African-America Akan Albanian
American American, Dutch Amharic
Amish Ancient Arab
Arabian Arabian, quoted by Bulwer-Lytton "The Lady of Lyon Arabic
Arabic, Dutch Argentine Argentinean
Armenian Army Ashanti
Asturian Australian Aboriginal Azerbaijani
Baguirmi Balinese Bantu
Basque Bedouin Belgian
Belizean Bemba Bengali
Berber Black Bosnian
Brazilian British Bugandan
Bulgarian Burmese Cambodian
Cameroonian Catalan Chinese
Chinese, Dutch Chinese, Dutch, French, German, Portuguese Chinese, Spanish
Colombian Confucian Congolese
Congolese, French Cowboy Creole
Czech Czechoslovakian Dakotan
Danish Danish, Dutch Danish, Dutch, French, German
Danish, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Portuguese Danish, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Spanish Danish, Dutch, French, German, Portuguese, Spanish
Danish, Dutch, French, Italian Danish, Dutch, German Danish, Dutch, German, Italian
Danish, Dutch, German, Spanish Danish, Dutch, Irish Danish, Dutch, Italian
Danish, Dutch, Italian, Spanish Danish, English Danish, English, French, German, Portuguese
Danish, English, German Danish, French Danish, French, German
Danish, French, German, Spanish Danish, French, Italian Danish, German
Danish, Italian Danish, Spanish Darkovan
Dutch Dutch, English, French Dutch, French
Dutch, French, German Dutch, French, German, also found in Beaumont and Dutch, French, German, Italian
Dutch, French, German, Italian, Portuguese Dutch, French, German, Portuguese Dutch, French, Italian
Dutch, French, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish Dutch, French, Italian, Spanish Dutch, French, Spanish
Dutch, German Dutch, German, Italian Dutch, German, Italian, Portuguese
Dutch, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish Dutch, German, Spanish Dutch, Irish
Dutch, Italian Dutch, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish Dutch, Italian, Spanish
Dutch, Portuguese Dutch, Portuguese, Spanish Dutch, Spanish
Ecuadoran Egyptian English
English, French English, German English, Italian
English, Portuguese English; Italian epigram on Butler
epitaph on Fair Rosamund Eskimo Estonian
Ethiopian European Fiji
Fijian Filipino Finnish
Flemish French French Foreign Legion
French, German French, German, Italian French, German, Italian, Portuguese
French, German, Italian, Spanish French, German, Spanish French, Italian
French, Italian, Portuguese French, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish French, Italian, Spanish
French, Portuguese French, Portuguese, Spanish French, quoted by Lord Chesterfield
French, Romanian French, Spanish from Fuller's "Gnomologica"
Gaelic Galician Gambian
Genoese Georgian German
German, Italian German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish German, Italian, Spanish
German, Portuguese German, Portuguese, Spanish German, Spanish
Ghanaian Giryama Goan
Greek Guatemala Guatemalan
Guinean Gypsy Haida
Haitian Hasidic Hausa
Hawaiian Haya Hebrew
Hindi Hindu Hindustani
Hopi Hungarian Ibo
Icelandic Igbo India
Indian Indonesian Iranian
Irish Islamic Italian
Italian, Portuguese Italian, Portuguese, Spanish Italian, Spanish
Jabo Jamaican Japanese
Jewish Kashmiri Kenya
Kenyan Kikuyu Kikuyu [Kenyan]
Klingon Korean Kurdish
Lancastrian Laotian Latin
Latin, also found in the Preface of Franklin's "Po Latin, Danish Latin, Danish, Dutch
Latin, Danish, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Spa Latin, Dutch Latin, Dutch, also see William Patten Expedition i
Latin, Dutch, German Latin, French Latin, French, German, Italian
Latin, French, Portuguese Latin, German Latin, German, Spanish
Latin, Italian Latin, Portuguese Latvian
Lebanese Legal Liberian
Lithuanian Lybian Maaori
Madagascari Madagasy Malabar
Malagasy Malay Malayan
Malaysian Malian Maltese
Mannar Maori Martinican
Massai Medical Mexican
Montenegro Moorish Moroccan
Myanmar Namibian Native American
Native American Anishinabe Native American Blackfoot Native American Minquass
Native American Navajo Native American Nez Perce Native American Pima
Native American Sioux Native American Tuscarora Native American Zuni
Navaho Nepal New England
Nigerian North American Norwegian
Okinawian Oriental Ovambo
Palestinian Pampango Persian
Philippine Polish Portuguese
Portuguese, Galician Portuguese, Spanish Puerto Rican
Puritan quoted as a common proverb by Thomas Scott in "The Roman
Roman, Italian Romanian Romanian, Italian
Rumanian Russian Rwandan
Samoan Samurai Sanskrit
Saudi Savoyard Scandanavian
Scotch Scottish Senegalese
Serbian Serbo-Croatian Shan
Sicilian Sierra Leonean Singhalese
Slovakian Slovenian Somalian
South African Spanish Spanish, Italian
Spanish, Portuguese Sudanese Sufi
Sumerian Surinam Suyin
Swahili Swedish Swiss
Tadjik Tamil Tanzania
Tanzanian Taoist Texan
Thonga Tibetan Turkish
Ugandan Ukrainian Ukranian
Unknown Uruguayan Venezuelan
Vermont Vietnamese Vulcan
Welsh West African West Indian
witticism that made Crassus "the unlaughing one" l Yemen Yiddish
Yiddish, Italian Yoruba Yoruban
Yugoslav Yugoslavian Zaire
Zambian Zen Zimbabwean
Zulu