22 Famous Proverbs About Life From Around The Entire Universe

Nirmit Shah
Aug 24, 2019   •  970 views


"The path is made by walking." - African

(Source: thesanctuarythailand)

A plan will only work when you execute.


"A bad worker blames his tools." - Australian

(Source: Youngisthan)

A person who is unskilled cannot do skilled work even with the very best resources.


"Time never gets tired of running." - Egyptian

(Source: Google)

There is no perfect time to take action. You don’t need to see a whole staircase, just to take the first step.


"Tell me who your friends are, so I can tell you who you are." - Bulgarian

(Source: UA Magazine)

Human behavior is simply to imitate and to get influenced by whom we are surrounded with.

You think, act, speak, behave and live the way your most of the friendsdo and the same applies to them.


"No shame in asking questions, even to people of lower status." - Chineese

(Source : CVS health)

We can learn from every person in this universe.


"Many hands make light work." - Russian

(Source: Peterhirsh)

Even a difficult task becomes easy if enough people help complete it. Unity is strength, after all it's all about teamwork.


"The pen is mightier than the sword." - English

(Source: Inc.com)

The peaceful act of writing with a pen can have a bigger impact than the act of violence carried out by a sword.

8.Negative People

"Do not wake sleeping dogs." - Dutch

(Source: Crosscreekvet)

It's like to create a problem, unnecessarily.


“To educate a man in mind and not in morals is to educate a menace in society.”Theodore Roosevet

(Source: AZ Quotes)

Engineers are helpful in our society for the development point of view whereas some use this knowledge in terrorism.

10.Infinite Figures

Jealousy and gratitude both of them are expressed in infinite figures. Learning4it

(Source: Washingtonpost)

A blame and excuses are never ending approach, you'll surely panic yourself even losing trust with people around you.

Similarly, gratitude never stops expressing thankfulness.


Actions speak louder than words.

(Source: Digitaldealer)

This phrase is often used for politicians because of their lack in progress and work.Just like politicians, what you do is more important than what you've said. Execution matters the most.


Blood is thicker than water.

(Source : Sciencegallery)

Family relationships and loyalties are the strongest and most important ones. The honest and true relationship with our people is the true thing.

13.Keep Going

“There are many ways of going forward, but only one way of standing still.”– Franklin D. Roosevelt

(Source: Cleanfax)

There are many ways to go about a certain thing and there is a lot you can do to fulfill your goal, but that happens only if you want to do it.

14.Your Life

An unexamined life is not worth living.”– Socrates

(Source: Thriveglobal)

Learn from your mistakes and discover yourself.


“Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it.”– Dennis P. Kimbro

(Source: Digitally Learn)

We cannot change the cards we’ve received yet it’s up to us how to use it.

16.It Goes On

“In three words, I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.”– Robert Frost

(Source: Onesticker)

Along with the ups and downs, highs and lows, life is simply a journey which goes on and on till your last breath.

Problems and solutions are the rollercoaster ride, there are always new issues after solving earlier one. Taking everything as a challenge and gift would be awesome because it'll be a false belief in our mind to stand still after achieving desired goal.

17.No eraser

“Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.”– John Gardner

(Source: Skinnyartist)

Whatever decision and plan of yours have happened, there is no option to go back to your past and erase that situation.


“People never learn anything by being told; they have to find out for themselves.”– Paulo Coelho

(Source: medium)

People only understand and learn things which they experience personally.


“No friendship is an accident.”– O. Henry

(Source: Yourstory)

You choose your friends directly or indirectly because of your similar likings and dislikings.


Absence makes the heart grow fonder.

(Source: Liberal Dictionary)

The missing of a person or thing increases the desire for it.

Whatever we try to resist, it persists.


A picture is worth a thousand words.

(Source: Atlantic Centre for arts)

A picture tells a story just as well as, if not better than, a lot of written words.


Don’tjudge a book by its cover

(Source: odyssey)

Just like, the interviewer cannot select an employee from their body language only.