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Greek Proverb Quotes

Sayings of Greek Origin

Act quickly, think slowly.

Category: Action

A beard signifies lice, not brains.

Category: Beards

The beginning is the half of every action.

Category: Beginning

Who ceases to be a friend never was one.

Category: Friends And Friendship

Gray hair is a sign of age, not of wisdom.

Category: Hair

First secure an independent income, then practice virtue.

Category: Income

Kindness begets kindness.

Category: Kindness

A heart that loves is always young.

Category: Love

When God throws the dice are loaded.

Category: Luck

A miser and a liar bargain quickly.

Category: Negotiation

Men never moan over the opportunities lost to do good, only the opportunities to be bad.

Category: Opportunity

Painless poverty is better than embittered wealth.

Category: Poverty And The Poor

If you steal something small you are a petty thief, but if you steal millions you are a gentleman of society.

Category: Respectability

If you steal something small you are a petty thief, but if you steal millions you are a gentleman of society.

Category: Responsibility

When at a loss how to go on, cough.

Category: Speakers And Speaking