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Yiddish Proverb Quotes

Sayings of Yiddish Origin

All of us are crazy in one way or another.

Category: Insanity

Better an ounce of luck than a pound of gold.

Category: Luck

He who marries for money earns it.

Category: Marriage

If you want to know what God thinks of money, look at the people he gives it to.

Category: Money

Some people are electrifying, they light up a room when they leave.

Category: People

True poverty does not come from God.

Category: Poverty And The Poor

If the rich could hire other people to die for them, the poor could make a wonderful living.

Category: Poverty And The Poor

You cannot hold your head high with your hand out.

Category: Pride

A half truth is a whole lie.

Category: Truth

A penny is a lot of money, if you have not got a penny.

Category: Wealth

If we cannot do what we will, we must will what we can.

Category: Will And Will Power

A nation's treasure is its scholars.

Category: Wisdom

A wise man hears one word and understands two.

Category: Words