Proverbs are the wisdom of the nations ! It's good to know them when you travel to english speeking countries. English proverbs can be very wise and useful.


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Empty vessels make the most sound.

England`s difficulty is Ireland`s opportunity.

Enough is as good as a feast.

Even a worm will turn.

Every bulet has its billet.

Every cloud has a silver lining.

Every cock will crow upon his own dunghill.

Every dog has his day.

Every dog is allowed one bite.

Every elm has its man.

Every herring must hang by its own gill.

Every Jack has his Jill.

Every law has its own law.

Every little helps.

Every man for himself and God for us all.

Every man for himself and the Devil take the hindmost.

Every man for himself.

Every man has his price.

Every man is the architect of his own fortune.

Every man to his taste.

Every man to his trade.

Every picture tells a story.

Every tub must stand on its own bottom.

Everybody love a lord.

Everybody`s business is nobody`s business.

Everyone speaks well of the bridge which carries him over.

Everyone stretches his legs according to the length of his coverlet.

Everything has an end.

Evil communications corrupt good manners.

Evil doers are evil dreaders.

Example is better than precept.

Experience is the best teacher.

Experience is the father of wisdom.

Experience keeps a dear school.

Extremes meet.

Fact is stranger than fiction.

Facts are stubborn things.

Faint heart never won fair lady.

Fair and softly goes far in a day.

Fair play`s a jewel.

Faith will move mountains.

Familiarity breeds contempt.

Far-fetched and dear-bought is good for ladies.

Fear the Greeks bearing gifts.

Feed a cold and starve a fever.

Fields have eyes and woods have ears.

Fight fire with fire.

Finders keepers, losers weepers.

Findings keepings.

Fine feathers make fine birds.