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Topic: Proverbs
Posted By: Alex
Subject: Proverbs
Date Posted: 11 November 2010 at 6:57pm

Silence is the sign of maturity.
Arabic Proverb




Replies:
Posted By: milli0nl3ts
Date Posted: 17 November 2010 at 5:53am
I agree!!
Here's another one:
"The miracle is not to fly in the air, or to walk on the water, but to walk on the earth."..from a Chinese Proverb


Posted By: Alex
Date Posted: 18 November 2010 at 2:39pm
There is no shame when you fall, but there is greatness in rising every time you fall.
Chinese Proverb- 


Posted By: Alex
Date Posted: 23 November 2010 at 6:59pm
Something to keep in mind during Thanksgiving ..
 
Hunger is misery; a full stomach is trouble.
 
Arabic Proverb.


Posted By: Revolution777
Date Posted: 24 November 2010 at 6:38am
Originally posted by Alex

Silence is the sign of maturity.
Arabic Proverb



hmm...Thats a wrong translation of The Proverb, actually its :
"Silence is the sign of Satisfaction/concent"

In arabic its written :
"السكوت علامة الرضا"

And Pronounced :
"asokooto alamato reeda"


Posted By: Alex
Date Posted: 24 November 2010 at 3:23pm
Thank you for the correction. So is satisfaction/concent in the context of .. if one is silent it is a sign of agreement?


Posted By: Revolution777
Date Posted: 25 November 2010 at 10:00am
Yeah thats how it is, and its true...We often say this Proverb in such situations.
And i think the Silence is a sign of Maturity too, so here you have your own proverb now XD


Posted By: RobertWacek
Date Posted: 04 December 2010 at 12:21pm
Give him an inch and he'll take a yard
-unknown


Posted By: 2011summit
Date Posted: 09 February 2011 at 6:22pm
If you donít read, youíre unlikely to succeed. Youíre either getting smarter or youíre getting dumber.


Posted By: Corrector
Date Posted: 12 September 2011 at 11:35pm
I konw that I don't know anything.
Socrates


Posted By: Alex
Date Posted: 26 September 2011 at 2:40pm
One-quarter of what you eat keeps you alive. 
The other three-quarters keeps your doctor alive. 

Ancient Egyptian Proverb


Posted By: abuayisha
Date Posted: 26 September 2011 at 8:01pm
I got the bill for my surgery.  Now I know what those doctors were wearing masks for.  ~James H. Boren


A hospital should also have a recovery room adjoining the cashier's office.  ~Francis O'Walsh



Posted By: asheque
Date Posted: 09 March 2012 at 4:32am
 A handful of love is better than an oven full of bread.


Posted By: Alex
Date Posted: 23 July 2012 at 4:48pm
If you think you are too small to make a diffrence, you haven't spent a night with a mosquito. [African Proverb]


Posted By: alod22
Date Posted: 20 November 2012 at 5:19am
Originally posted by milli0nl3ts

I agree!!
Here's another one:
"The miracle is not to fly in the air, or to walk on the water, but to walk on the earth."..from a Chinese Proverb


Kind of agree of this proverb. Anyway not in all ways we can do it. Most of the times we must speak and take action.



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