German Proverb

Quote Topics Cited
A country can be judged by the quality of its proverbs. States. Nations & Nationhood
A little too late, is much too late. Management & Managing Government ;Miscellaneous
A teacher is better than two books. Education, Learning, Knowledge & Training
Adam must have an Eve, to blame for what he has done. Discrimination & Prejudice
Anger without power is folly. Power
Better free in a strange land than a slave at home. Immigration & Emigration ;Slaves, Slavery & The Slave Trade
Better to be in the dust than crawl near the throne. Power
Every one thinks highly of his own Miscellaneous
He who holds the ladder is as bad as the thief. Morality, Ethics & Conflict of Interest
He who would rule must hear and be deaf, see and be blind. Leaders & Leadership
Noble and common blood is of the same color. Equality & Equal Opportunity
Postponed is not abandoned. Management & Managing Government
Revenge does not long remain unrevenged. War & Peace
The ass loaded with gold still eats thistles. Miscellaneous
There are many preachers who don't hear themselves. Religion & God
Who begins too much accomplishes little. Human Nature
Whose bread I eat, his song I sing. Miscellaneous
Whose bread I eat: his song I sing. Miscellaneous
Yesterday's promise, like tomorrow's never comes. Politics, Politicians & Political Campaigning & Fund Raising