An adage can be a quote, saying or proverb. They are supposed to bewise statements and expressions. Examples: .
A watched pot never boils. .
Beauty is in the eye of the …beholder. .
Be careful what you wish for, it may come true! .
Better safe than sorry. .
Curiosity killed the cat. .
Money is the root of all evil. .
Nothing in life is free. .
Practice makes perfect. .
Two heads are better than one. .
Two wrongs don't make a right. .
What doesn't kill you, only makes you stronger. (MORE)