World Proverbs

Proverb Origin: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

28 Proverbs about Forty



1. In America half an hour is forty minutes.. German Proverb. In America half an hour is forty minutes.
German Proverb

2. Saint Swithun's day, if thou be fair, for forty days it will remain; Saint Swithun's day, if thou bring rain, for forty days it will remain.. German Proverb. Saint Swithun's day, if thou be fair, for forty days it will remain; Saint Swithun's day, if thou bring rain, for forty days it will remain.
German Proverb

3. In America an hour is forty minutes.. German Proverb. In America an hour is forty minutes.
German Proverb

4. A faultless person has seven faults, a faulty person forty-eight faults.. Japanese Proverb. A faultless person has seven faults, a faulty person forty-eight faults.
Japanese Proverb

5. Women are as beautiful as flowers when they are forty years old.. Chinese Proverb. Women are as beautiful as flowers when they are forty years old.
Chinese Proverb

6. A man at forty is either a fool or a physician.. Scottish Proverb. A man at forty is either a fool or a physician.
Scottish Proverb

7. Life begins at forty.. English Proverb. Life begins at forty.
English Proverb

8. A fool at forty is a fool indeed.. English Proverb. A fool at forty is a fool indeed.
English Proverb

9. The doorstep weeps for forty days whenever a girl is born.. Arab Proverb. The doorstep weeps for forty days whenever a girl is born.
Arab Proverb

10. There are forty kinds of lunacy, but only one kind of common sense.. African Proverb. There are forty kinds of lunacy, but only one kind of common sense.
African Proverb

11. He that at twenty is not, at thirty knows not, and at forty has not, will never be, nor ever know, nor ever have.. Italian Proverb. He that at twenty is not, at thirty knows not, and at forty has not, will never be, nor ever know, nor ever have.
Italian Proverb

12. Life begins at forty.. Danish Proverb. Life begins at forty.
Danish Proverb

13. A cup of coffee commits one to forty years of friendship.. Kurdish Proverb. A cup of coffee commits one to forty years of friendship.
Kurdish Proverb

14. He that is not gallant at twenty, strong at thirty, rich at forty, or experienced at fifty, will never be gallant, strong, rich, or prudent.. Spanish Proverb. He that is not gallant at twenty, strong at thirty, rich at forty, or experienced at fifty, will never be gallant, strong, rich, or prudent.
Spanish Proverb

15. He who at twenty understands nothing, at thirty knows nothing, and at forty has nothing, will lead a wretched old age.. Spanish Proverb. He who at twenty understands nothing, at thirty knows nothing, and at forty has nothing, will lead a wretched old age.
Spanish Proverb

16. At twenty a man will be a peacock, at thirty a lion, at forty a camel, at fifty a serpent, at sixty a dog, at seventy a monkey, and at eighty nothing.. Spanish Proverb. At twenty a man will be a peacock, at thirty a lion, at forty a camel, at fifty a serpent, at sixty a dog, at seventy a monkey, and at eighty nothing.
Spanish Proverb

17. He who eats of the king's goose will void a feather forty years after.. French Proverb. He who eats of the king's goose will void a feather forty years after.
French Proverb

18. A madman drops a stone in a well, but forty wise men cannot take it out.. Turkish proverb. A madman drops a stone in a well, but forty wise men cannot take it out.
Turkish Proverb

19. They made the garlic a bride, its smell did not come out for forty days.. Turkish proverb. They made the garlic a bride, its smell did not come out for forty days.
Turkish Proverb

20. A full pistol scares one person, an emty one scares forty people.. Turkish proverb. A full pistol scares one person, an emty one scares forty people.
Turkish Proverb

28 Proverbs, Page 1 of 2
1 2 >>
Quotes related to Forty by Power Quotations