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37 Proverbs about Sitting



1. Never do anything standing that you can do sitting, or anything sitting that you can do lying down.. Chinese Proverb. Never do anything standing that you can do sitting, or anything sitting that you can do lying down.
Chinese Proverb

2. Whilst standing he holds one opinion, whilst sitting another.. Latin Proverb. Whilst standing he holds one opinion, whilst sitting another.
Latin Proverb

3. Do not cut the bough you are sitting on.. Romanian Proverb. Do not cut the bough you are sitting on.
Romanian Proverb

4. It is as cheap sitting as standing.. Danish Proverb. It is as cheap sitting as standing.
Danish Proverb

5. It is ill sitting at Rome and striving with the Pope.. Dutch Proverb. It is ill sitting at Rome and striving with the Pope.
Dutch Proverb

6. Sitting is being crippled.. Ethiopian Proverb. Sitting is being crippled.
Ethiopian Proverb

7. The man on his feet carries off the share of the man sitting down.. Guinean Proverb. The man on his feet carries off the share of the man sitting down.
Guinean Proverb

8. The kind man feeds his cat before sitting down to dinner.. Hebrew Proverb. The kind man feeds his cat before sitting down to dinner.
Hebrew Proverb

9. Sitting quietly, doing nothing, spring comes, and the grass grows by itself.. Zen Proverb. Sitting quietly, doing nothing, spring comes, and the grass grows by itself.
Zen Proverb

10. He's looking for the donkey while sitting on it.. Armenian Proverb. He's looking for the donkey while sitting on it.
Armenian Proverb

11. From walking -- something; from sitting -- nothing.. Bulgarian Proverb. From walking -- something; from sitting -- nothing.
Bulgarian Proverb

12. When the fool knows when to be silent, he would be sitting among the wise.. Czech Proverb. When the fool knows when to be silent, he would be sitting among the wise.
Czech Proverb

13. The chair on which a Dane is sitting is beautifully decorated.. Danish Proverb. The chair on which a Dane is sitting is beautifully decorated.
Danish Proverb

14. Worrying is like sitting in a rocking chair. It gives you something to do but it doesn't get you anywhere.. English Proverb. Worrying is like sitting in a rocking chair. It gives you something to do but it doesn't get you anywhere.
English Proverb

15. A good friend is someone who will bail you out of jail, but your best friend is the one sitting next to you saying A good friend is someone who will bail you out of jail, but your best friend is the one sitting next to you saying "that was fucking awesome".
American Proverb

16. O! You sitting, may God protect you from the evils of the comers.. Arabic Proverb. O! You sitting, may God protect you from the evils of the comers.
Arabic Proverb

17. A sitting crow starves.. Icelandic Proverb. A sitting crow starves.
Icelandic Proverb

18. It's better to be a cripple than always sitting down.. Russian proverb. It's better to be a cripple than always sitting down.
Russian Proverb

19. Footprints on the sands of time are not made by sitting down.. Traditional Proverb. Footprints on the sands of time are not made by sitting down.
Traditional Proverb

20. Those sitting above can easily spit on those below.. Ukrainian Proverb. Those sitting above can easily spit on those below.
Ukrainian Proverb

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