A bad beginning makes a bad ending.
A bad thing never dies.
A bad workman always blames his tools.
A bird in the hand is worth than two in the bush.
A boaster and a liar are cousins-german.
A bully is always a coward.
A burden of one''s choice is not felt.
A candle lights others and consumes itself.
A cat has 9 lives.
A cat may look at a king.
Bad news has wings.
Barking dogs seldom bite.
Beauty lies in the love''s eyes.
Be swift to hear, slow to speak.
Better late than never.
Better to ask the way than go astray.
Between friends all is common.
Birds of a feather flock together.
Blood is thicker than water.
Blood will have blood.
Cannot see the wood for the trees.
Care and diligence bring luck.
Caution is the parent of safety.
Cheats never prosper.
Children are what the mothers are.
Choose an author as you choose a friend.
Come what may, heaven won''t fall.
Complacency is the enemy of study.
Confidence in yourself is the first step on the road to success.
Constant dripping wears away a stone.
Diamond cuts diamond.
Do as the Romans do.
Do as you would be done by.
Doing is better than saying.
Do it now.
Do nothing by halves.
Don''t claim to know what you don''t know.
Don''t have too many irons in the fire.
Don''t make a mountain out of a molehill.
Don''t put off till tomorrow what should be done today.
Each bird love to hear himself sing.
Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise.
Easier said than done.
Easy come, easy go.
Eat to live, but not live to eat.
Empty vessels make the greatest sound.
Envy has no holidays.
Even Homer sometimes nods.
Even reckoning makes long friends.
Every advantage has its disadvantage.
Everybody''s business is nobody''s business.
Fact speak louder than words.
Failure is the mother of success.
False friends are worse than bitter enemies.
Far from eye, far from heart.
Far water does not put out near fire.
Faults are thick where love is thin.
Fear always springs from ignorance.
Fields have eyes, and woods have ears.
Fire and water have no mercy.
Fire is a good servant but a bad master.
Genius is nothing but labor and diligence.
Give a dog a bad name and hang him.
God helps those who help themselves.
Gold will not buy anything.