Proverbial Thursday – Proverbs from around the World

Wise words from days past, uttered so succinctly, much can be learned from just a few small words. Mostly anonymous proverbs and quotes, some by famous or inspirational persons. Some special words to ponder about.
Banksia Flower
Banksia flower

The more you complain, the longer God lets you live.


Tragic circumstances help you develop inner strength, the courage to face them without emotional breakdown. Who teaches this? Not your friend, but your enemy.

Dalai Lama

Live your own life, for you will die your own death.
Latin Proverb

And many thanks for the addition to last week’s Proverbial Thursday Quotes – from A Viking Saga:

Romany Quote: the Gorgios live to work… we work to live