Are they really true? Who knows? Maybe there is a kernel of truth, but has anyone ever tried to test them to see if they are valid? Because we humans like to repeat ideas and words that tickle our fancy, these statements may have just been passed from one person to another, from one side of our country to the other. Repeating something over and over makes it true, or does it?
How many of the following proverbs are part of your vocabulary – and beliefs?
Can you think of a new proverb? How about these:
If you have one or two or three, please share with us.