111 Indonesian Proverbs / Page 5
81. The firm tree does not fear the storm.
82. The laughter of someone pining for his beloved is like that of someone who is always crying.
83. The name of Love's fianc6e is Divorce.
84. The opposite of It's A Small World.
85. The sea becomes the shore, the shore becomes the sea.
86. The shadow should be the same length as the body.
87. The shallower the brook, the more it babbles.
88. There are hidden purposes behind an act.
89. There are not many who would announce their faults with a gong.
90. There is always someone who loves you, and someone who hates you.
91. There is no point of nurturing an anger inside us. Just let it go.
92. There will be a replacement for everything.
93. There's a cause of everything.
94. They are flies that are born of a wasp.
95. Think everything carefully before committing yourself because there is no point for regretting it later.
96. This proverb is often used to illustrate a person who does not have enough resources to accomplish his goal.
97. To be a smart man you need to be humble.
98. To describe a person who has just gotten out from a precarious situation just to get into another precarious situation.
99. To describe a unity of a society.
100. To get something one silently wishes for.