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English Proverb Quotes

Sayings of British Origin

Take heed you do not find what you do not seek.

Category: Goals

Gray hairs are death's blossoms.

Category: Hair

If you want to be happy for a year, plant a garden; If you want to be happy for life, plant a tree.

Category: Happiness

We are usually the best men when in the worst health.

Category: Health

A hero is a man who is afraid to run away.

Category: Heroes And Heroism

Hope for the best, but prepare for the worst.

Category: Hope

The calmest husbands make the stormiest wives.

Category: Husbands

An idle brain is the devil's workshop.

Category: Idleness

'Tis money that begets money.

Category: Investments

Many a true word is spoken in jest.

Category: Jest

Sometimes you must be cruel to be kind.

Category: Kindness

A young man idle, an old man needy.

Category: Laziness

Learning makes a man fit company for himself as well as for others.

Category: Learning

He that plants trees loves others besides himself.

Category: Love

The mob has many heads but no brains.

Category: Mobs