Proverbs

For Want Of A Nail, The Kingdom Was Lost

袖から⽕事 Sode kara kaji. Literal translation: "A fire from a kimono sleeve." [...]

You Won’t Get Away With Something For Ever

Tanto va la gatta al lardo che ci lascia lo zampino. [...]

There Is Truth

In wine there is truth.
In vino veritas. ~ Latin proverb Literal translation: "In wine there is truth." English equivalent: "There is truth in wine." [...]

A Leopard

A leopard cannot change its spots.
A leopard cannot change its spots. ~ English proverb Meaning: [...]

Don’t Sell The Skin

Don't sell the skin till you have caught the bear.
Don't sell the skin till you have caught the bear. ~ English Proverb Meaning: [...]

Who Rests!

He who rests grows rusty.
He who rests, grows rusty. ~ German proverb In German: "Wer rastet, der rostet." [...]

If Wishes Were Horses

If wishes were horses, beggars would ride.
If wishes were horses, beggars would ride. ~ English proverb Meaning: [...]

Prevention

Prevention is better than cure.
Prevention is better than cure. ~ French proverb In french: "Mieux vaut prévenir que guérir." [...]

A Home Without A Woman

How poor is a home without a woman!
How poor is a home without a woman! [...]

You Can Lead A Horse To Water. . . .

You can lead a horse to water, but you can't make it drink.
You can lead a horse to water, but you can't make it drink. [...]