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French Proverb Quotes

Sayings of French Origin

The while we keep a man waiting, he reflects on our shortcomings.

Category: Punctuality

When we don't have what we like, we must like what we have.

Category: Satisfaction

One is rated by others as he rates himself.

Category: Self-esteem

A sin confessed is half forgiven.

Category: Sin

Skeptics are never deceived.

Category: Skepticism

A closed mouth catches no flies.

Category: Speakers And Speaking

He who comes from afar may lie without fear of contradiction as he is sure to be listened to with the utmost attention.

Category: Speakers And Speaking

Everyone according to their talent and every talent according to its work.

Category: Talent

People count the faults of those who keep them waiting.

Category: Tardiness

Everything passes, everything perishes, everything palls.

Category: Time And Time Management

Why kill time when one can employ it.

Category: Time And Time Management

Love makes time pass away and time makes love pass away.

Category: Time And Time Management

Life is half spent before one knows what it is.

Category: Time And Time Management

We know the true worth of a thing when we have lost it.

Category: Value

It is a wise man who lives with money in the bank, it is a fool who dies that way.

Category: Wealth