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Jewish Proverb Quotes

Sayings of Jewish Origin

Make sure to send a lazy man the angel of death.

Category: Angels

I felt sorry for myself because I had no shoes -- until I met a man who had no feet.

Category: Complaints And Complaining

You can't force anyone to love you or lend you money.

Category: Control

Locks keep out only the honest.

Category: Crime And Criminals

If you can't go over, you must go under.

Category: Difficulties

Look for the good, not the evil, in the conduct of members of the family.

Category: Family

One of life's greatest mysteries is how the boy who wasn't good enough to marry your daughter can be the father of the smartest grandchild in the world.

Category: Family

When a father gives to his son, both laugh; when a son gives to his father, both cry.

Category: Family

Don't approach a goat from the front, a horse from the back, or a fool from any side.

Category: Fools And Foolishness

A friend you have to buy; enemies you get for nothing.

Category: Friends And Friendship

The good fellow to everyone is a good friend to no one.

Category: Friends And Friendship

God is closest to those with broken hearts.

Category: God

If God lived on earth, people would break his windows.

Category: God

Loose tongues are worse than wicked hands.

Category: Gossip

What you don't see with your eyes, don't witness with your mouth.

Category: Gossip