German Proverb Quotes from
Return to German Proverb Quotes   

All Quotes
Page: 1 of 1     1    
Friendship is a plant we must often water.

You can't hatch chickens from fried eggs.

When I rest, I rust.

A country can be judged by the quality of its proverbs.

The death of a friend is equivalent to the loss of a limb.

It is much easier to take care of a sackful of fleas than a woman.

Marriage is heaven and hell.

Put the light out, and all women are alike.

He who marries does well, but who remains single does better.

Coffee and love taste best when hot.

One has only to die to be praised.

He who is afraid of doing too much always does too little.

Charity sees the need not the cause.

No doctor is better than three.

A half doctor near is better than a whole one far away.

Medicines are not meat to live by.

There is no eel so small but it hopes to become a whale.

What is the use of running when we are not on the right road?

Wisdom is the sunlight of the soul.

Wisdom is better than gold or silver.

You have to take it as it happens, but you should try to make it happen the way you want to take it.

God gives the nuts, but He does not crack them.

Fear makes the wolf bigger than he is.

All Quotes
Copyright © 2019