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German Proverb Quotes

Sayings of German Origin

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

Category: Action

The greatest step is out the door.

Category: Action

Take the world as it is, not as it ought to be.

Category: Adaptability

To advise is not to compel.

Category: Advice

Never give advice unless asked.

Category: Advice

To advise is easier than to help.

Category: Advice

An old man loved is winter with flowers.

Category: Age And Aging

Mules are always boasting that their ancestors were horses.

Category: Ancestry

The fatter the flea the leaner the dog.

Category: Animals

Work is our business; it's success is God s.

Category: Business

To change and change for the better are two different things

Category: Change

Charity sees the need, not the cause.

Category: Charity

Who digs a pit for others will fall in themselves.

Category: Conflict

A clear conscience is a soft pillow.

Category: Conscience

Even the lion has to defend himself against flies.

Category: Critics And Criticism