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Arabian Proverb Quotes

Sayings of Arabian Origin

Never give advice in a crowd.

Category: Advice

If begging should unfortunately be thy lot, knock at the large gates only.

Category: Beggars

I came to the place of my birth and cried, ''The friends of my youth, where are they?'' And echo answered, ''Where are they?''

Category: Birth

Examine what is said, not him who speaks.

Category: Candor

All mankind is divided into three classes: those that are immovable, those that are movable, and those that move.

Category: Class

When danger approaches, sing to it.

Category: Danger

Death was afraid of him because he had the heart of a lion.

Category: Death And Dying

The devil tempts all men, but idle men tempt the devil.

Category: Devil

None but a mule denies his family.

Category: Family

Throw a lucky man into the sea, and he will come up with a fish in his mouth.

Category: Fate

He who eats alone chokes alone.

Category: Food And Eating

A friend is known when needed.

Category: Friends And Friendship

Do not tell a friend anything you would conceal from an enemy.

Category: Friends And Friendship

The enemy of my enemy is my friend.

Category: Friends And Friendship

Those who foretell the future lies, even if he tells the truth.

Category: Future