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Danish Proverb Quotes

Sayings of Danish Origin

Big words seldom accompany good deeds.

Category: Action

Unworthy offspring brag the most about their worthy descendants.

Category: Ancestry

Better to ask twice than to lose your way once.

Category: Ask

Blame is a lazy man's wages.

Category: Blame

Rust consumes iron and envy consumes itself.

Category: Envy

The sky is not less blue because the blind man does not see it.

Category: Facts

No one is rich enough to do without a neighbor.

Category: Friends And Friendship

The road to a friend's house is never long.

Category: Friends And Friendship

Your friendship is your needs answered.

Category: Friends And Friendship

Sight before hearsay.

Category: Gossip

Fish and guests smell at three days old.

Category: Guests

Faint hearts never win fair ladies.

Category: Heart

The nobler the blood the less the pride.

Category: Pride

Eggs and oaths are easily broken.

Category: Promises

Wise men do not quarrel with each other.

Category: Quarrels