In this big wide world, some days all we need is to know is that we’re not alone. Whether it’s happy days or sad days, we have people feeling the same way as we do, in some corner of this world. These 21 proverbs from around the world are perfect for all your emotions and definitely the wisdom you need every morning!
1. Turn your face towards the sun, and the shadows will fall behind you. - Maori Proverb2. Hold a true friend with both your hands. - Nigerian Proverb3. Love is blind, but not the neighbours. - Mexican Proverb4. Be happy when you are living, for you are a long time dead. - Scottish Proverb5. The most beautiful fig may contain a worm. - Zulu Proverb6. After the game, the king and the pawn go into the same box. - Italian Proverb7. A beautiful thing is never perfect. - Egyptian Proverb8. The way it came is the way it will go. - Croatian Proverb9. All beginnings are hard. - German Proverb10. Nothing will content him, who is not content with a little. - Greek Proverb11. It’s better to light a candle than curse the darkness. - Chinese Proverb12. Money is not the medicine against death. - African Proverb
13. If you can’t live longer, live deeper. - Italian Proverb14. Do not put your spoon into the pot that doesn’t boil for you. - Romanian Proverb15. The night rinses what the day has soaped. - Swiss Proverb16. Time never gets tired of running. - Egyptian Proverb 17. Just because you can, doesn’t mean you should. - American Proverb18. Do not sail using someone else’s star. - African Proverb19. The road doesn’t tell the traveller what lies ahead. - Bantu Proverb20. A golden cage is still a cage. - Mexican Proverb21. Fall down seven times, stand up eight. - Japanese ProverbGIFs: Giphy, Tumblr