Proverbs with :V and W

شنبه 20 اسفند‌ماه سال 1390

"Variety is the spice of life."

proverbs with:W 

  • "Waste not, want not."
  • "We all make mistakes." انسان جایز الخطاست.
  • "We are all in this together."
  • "We must take the bad with the good."
  • "What doesn't kill you, makes you stronger."
  • "What goes around comes around."
    • You will eventually have to face the consequences of your actions towards others as people tend to behave toward you as you have behaved toward others.
  • "What's sauce for the goose is sauce for the gander."
    • Possible Interpretation: If something is good for one person, it is good for everyone;
    • Alternative: "What's good for the goose is good for the gander."
  • "When in Rome do as the Romans do." خواهی نشوی رسوا همرنگ جماعت باش! / اقلیت تابع اکثریت!
  • "When the cat's away, the mice will play."
  • "When the going gets tough, the tough get going."
  • "When you hear hoofbeats, think horses, not zebras."
  • "Where one door shuts, another opens." خدا گر ز حکمت ببندد دری گشاید ز رحمت در دیگری
  • "Where there's a will there's a way."خواستن توانستن است!
  • "While the cat is away, the mice will play."
  • "While there's life, there's hope."
  • "Whiskey on beer, never fear. Beer on whiskey, mighty risky."
  • "Who keeps company with the wolves, will learn to howl."
  • "Whom we love best, to them we can say the least."
  • "Why have a dog and bark yourself?"
    • Asked of a leader who performs the work himself instead of distributing equally amongst his workers or subordinates.
  • "Why pay for the cow when the milk is free?"
    • Why make a commitment when the benefits are available without the obligation? Commonly applied to sexual favors where "paying for the cow" refers to (a promise of) marriage.
  • "Wide ears and short tongue are the best."
  • "Winners never cheat and cheaters never win."
  • "Without sleep, no health."
  • Worrying is like sitting in a rocking chair. It gives you something to do but it doesn't get you anywhere