famous indian proverbs

Truth always triumps.

silence is golden.

Pride hath its fall.

Poors are truly free when there needs are few.

Practice makes one perfect.

self help is the best help.

Slow and steady wins the race.

Beauty is not skin deep.

Don’t kill the goose that lays golden eggs.

A little knowledge is a dangerous thing.

Wisdom is nothing but earthly common sence.

It’s never too late to learn.

All are equal in the eyes the of the law.

Charity begins at home.

Necessity is the mother of invention.

Kindness pays.

Now is the time to live.

A book is a good friend when it lays bare the errors of the past.

A coconut shell full of water is a sea to an ant.

A dog always bites under the knee.

A good bark year makes a good wheat year.

A harvest of peace grows from seeds of contentment

A foolish bride gets no presents.

Be like a camel , carrying sweets but dining on thorns.

He who has a true friend, has no need of a mirror.

Hunger drives good taste away

Hypocrisy is a homage that vice pays to virtue.

He who has come through the fire will fade in the sun.

If not today — when?

If you can’t give any sugar then speak sweetly.

The answerer is inferior to the asker.

Though the snake be small, it is still wise to hit it with a big stick.

You cannot separate water by beating it with a fork.

You must answer the devil in his own language

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Out beyond ideas of wrong doing and right doing, there is a field. I'll meet you there. When the soul lies down in that grass, the world is too full to talk about. Ideas, language, even the phrase each other doesn't make any sense. ~Rumi
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