The List of World Proverbs

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22 Proverbs about Turtle.



1. The turtle underestimates the value of fast feet.. Japanese Proverb. The turtle underestimates the value of fast feet.
2. A turtle never abandons its carriage.. African Proverb. A turtle never abandons its carriage.
3. The turtle does not suffer when running.. African Proverb. The turtle does not suffer when running.
4. When you see a turtle on top of a fence post, you know he had some help.. African Proverb. When you see a turtle on top of a fence post, you know he had some help.
5. The turtle lays thousands of eggs without anyone knowing, but when the hen lays an egg, the whole country is informed.. Malayan Proverb. The turtle lays thousands of eggs without anyone knowing, but when the hen lays an egg, the whole country is informed.
6. A turtle makes progress when it sticks its neck out.. Spanish Proverb. A turtle makes progress when it sticks its neck out.
7. A wife should be as humble as a lamb, busy as a bee, as beautiful as a bird of paradise and faithful as a turtle dove.. Russian proverb. A wife should be as humble as a lamb, busy as a bee, as beautiful as a bird of paradise and faithful as a turtle dove.
8. Slower than a turtle.. Arabic Proverb. Slower than a turtle.
9. Wealth comes like a turtle and goes away like a gazelle.. Arabic Proverb. Wealth comes like a turtle and goes away like a gazelle.
10. A turtle can only get on it by sticking its neck out.. Korean Proverb. A turtle can only get on it by sticking its neck out.
11. You should eat plentifully of the flesh of the turtle or not at all.. Latin Proverb. You should eat plentifully of the flesh of the turtle or not at all.
12. The turtle lays thousands of eggs without anyone knowing, but when the hen lays an egg, the whole country is informed.. Malay Proverb. The turtle lays thousands of eggs without anyone knowing, but when the hen lays an egg, the whole country is informed.
13. When you see a turtle on top of a fence post, you know he had some help.. African Wolof Proverb. When you see a turtle on top of a fence post, you know he had some help.
14. Sleepy turtles never catch up with the sunrise.. Jamaican Proverb. Sleepy turtles never catch up with the sunrise.
15. A stupid turtle-dove is sometimes surprised by night for wanting one more grain of castor-oil plant.. Kikuyu Proverb. A stupid turtle-dove is sometimes surprised by night for wanting one more grain of castor-oil plant.
16. A turtle is not proud of his long neck.. Malian Proverb. A turtle is not proud of his long neck.
17. Trusting in wealth is like looking for feathers on turtles.. Senegalese Proverb. Trusting in wealth is like looking for feathers on turtles.
18. The turtle is not afraid of hail stones.. Sicilian Proverb. The turtle is not afraid of hail stones.
19. When you see a turtle on top of a fence post, you know he had some help.. Traditional Proverb. When you see a turtle on top of a fence post, you know he had some help.
20. A turtle never abandons its carriage.. Basuto proverb. A turtle never abandons its carriage.
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