The English are a nation of shopkeepers.
Arab Proverb: The English are a nation … quotes
- "Insults should be written in sand, compliments… "Insults should be written in sand, compliments should be carved in stone" - Arab Proverb
- "Love thy neighbor, yet pull not down thy… "Love thy neighbor, yet pull not down thy hedge" - English Proverb
- E. F. Schumacher – materialism “Insights of wisdom … enable us to see the hollowness and fundamental unsatisfactoriness of a life devoted primarily to the pursuit of material ends, to the neglect of the spiritual. Such a life necessarily sets man against man and nation against nation, because man’s needs are infinite and infinitude can be achieved only in the spiritual realm, never in the material.” ~E. F. Schumacher
- FILIPINO Proverbs "A wise man doesn't see his foot on the ground, he watches his next step." ~Philippine Proverb"Captivating in the street, dead in the kitchen." ~Philippine Proverb"He who boasts of his accomplishments will heap ridicule on himself." ~Philippine Proverb"It's better to be dead and forgotten than to live in shame." ~Philippine Proverb"Knowledge is wealth that can’t be stolen." ~Philippine Proverb"Nobody who spits upward does not spit…