Some old adages: .
Absence makes the heart grow fonder. .
A coward dies a thousand times, a hero dies but once. .
Actions speak louder than words. .
A friend in need is …a friend indeed. .
All good things must come to an end. .
All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy. .
All's fair in love and war. .
All's well that ends well. .
A man is known by the company he keeps. .
An apple a day keeps the doctor away. .
An eye for an eye leaves the whole world blind. .
An idle mind is the devil's workshop. .
An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. .
A pencil used is an opportunity not wasted. .
A penny saved is a penny earned. .
A picture is worth a thousand words. .
Ask me no questions, and I'll tell you no lies. .
A spoonful of sugar makes the medicine go down. .
A stitch in time saves nine. .
A woman' work is never done. .
Be careful what you wish for, it may come true! .
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. .
Beauty is only skin deep. .
Beauty is only skin deep, but ugly goes clear to the bone. .
Beggars can't be choosers. .
Better late than never. .
Beware of the law of unintended consequences. .
Birds of a feather flock together. .
Blood is thicker than water. .
Build a man a fire and he'll be warm for a day; Set a man onfire and he'll be warm for the rest of his life. .
Clothes maketh the man. .
Do as I say, not as I do. .
Do not bring a knife to a gun fight. .
Do not judge someone until you have walked a mile in theirshoes. .
Don't bite off more than you can chew. .
Don't bite the hand that feeds you. .
Don't cry over spilt milk. .
Don't judge a book by it's cover. .
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you. .
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Out of sight, out of mind. A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush. Don't count your chickens before they are hatched. Kill two birds with one stone. The early bird gets …the worm. (Don't know why so many are about birds...) (MORE)