Thursday, October 11, 2007

Thursday Thirteen

13 Great Proverbs and Sayings. All of them have great truth in them. Take your time. THINK about the meaning.

1. After the game, the king and the pawn go into the same box.~Italian Proverb

2. All things good to know are difficult to learn.~Greek Proverb

3. All sunshine makes the desert.~Arab Proverb

4. Listen or your tongue will keep you deaf.~Native American Proverb

5. Whoever gossips to you will gossip about you.~Spanish Proverb

6. We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.~Winston Churchill

7. We have no right to ask when sorrow comes, "Why did this happen to me?" unless we ask the same question for every moment of happiness that comes our way. ~Author Unknown

8. When it is dark enough, you can see the stars. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson

9. Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear. ~Ambrose Redmoon

10. Be kind. Everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle. ~Attributed to both T.H. Thompson and John Watson

11. Remember that everyone you meet is afraid of something, loves something and has lost something. ~H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

12. Opportunities do not come with their values stamped upon them. ~Maltbie Babcock

13. Don't do what you'll have to find an excuse for. ~Proverb


Leeann said...

I love quotes and sayings. This is a wonderful post!

Toni said...

I love #10. What a great quote.