A beard well lathered is half shaved.
A big wind can blow through a small hole.
A clear conscience laughs at false accusation.
A close mouth catches no flies.
A dwarf on a giant's shoulders sees the farther of the two.
A good husband makes a good wife. A good Jack makes a good Jill.
A good tree is a good shelter.
A guilty conscience needs no accuser.
A lion at home, a mouse abroad.
A little learning is a dangerous thing,but a lot of ignorance is just as bad.
A love that could die was not real love.
A man can succeed at almost anything for which he has unlimited enthusiasm.
A man is not old as long as he is seeking something. A man is not old until regrets take the place of dreams.
A man who finds no satisfaction in himself, seeks for it in vain elsewhere.
A man who neglects his studies in youth will regret it in later years.
A man's own good-breeding is his best security against other people's ill manners.
A mind all logic is like a knife all blade. It makes the hand bleed that uses it.
A penny soul never came to twopence.
A person who is imperious and tries to gloss over his fault is bound to suffer in the end.
A real friend never gets in your way, unless you happen to be on the way down.
A true jest is no jest.
A wise man cares not for what he cannot have.
A wise man changes his mind, a fool never will.
A wise man is never less alone than when alone.
A word is enough to the wise.
All his geese are swans.
All is not gain that is got into the purse.
All that you do, do with your might; things done by halves are never done right.
All true love is founded on esteem.
All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy.
Are these books all yours?
As a man sows so he shall reap.
As a senior,Peter is writing his thesis.
As devotion unites lovers so perfidy estranges friends.
As truth is like the sun, it cannot be shadad up by one's palm.
As you make your bed so you must lie on it.
At court,everyone for himself.
Bacchus hath drowned more men than Neptune.
Be steady in doing your work; be resolute in correcting your mistakes.
Better luck next time
Can this radio receive short-wave?
Catch your bear before you sell its skin.
Cheapest is the dearest.
Choose an author as you choose a friend.
Cloudy mornings turn to clear evenings.
Conceit is the quicksand of success.
Conceit may puff a man up, but it can never prop him up.
Conquer the fear of death and you are put into possession of your life.
Content is the philosopher's stone, that turns all it touches into gold.
Contentment is natural wealth, luxury is artificial poverty.
Counsel breaks not the head.
Curiosity is ill manners in another's house.
Did you see the special last night?
Diet cures more than doctors.
Do not all you can;spend not all you have;believe not all you hear;and tell not all you know.
Do you get much rain in summer?
Do you have shampoo here?
Does the shop open at 9 am on weekdays?
Dry bread at home is better than roast meat abroad.
Early sow,early mow.
Early start makes easy stages.
Egotists do not see the world with themselves in it,but see themselves with the world around them.
England expects every man to do his duty.
Eternal vigilance is the price of liberty.
Even after victory is won, you should tighten the belts on your helmet and coat of mail.
Even reckoning makes long friends.
Every man is best known to himself.
Finally,we came to an agreement.
First impressions are most lasting.
Football is my favorite.
For here or to go?
Fortune is easily found,but hard to be kept.
Fortune is good to him who knows to make good use of her.
Freedom is the right to be wrong, not the right to do wrong.
Freedom lies in being bold.
Friends that desert us in the hour of need are friends in name,not in reality.
Give bairn his will,and a whelp his fill,and none of these two will thrive.
Good advice is beyond price.
Good counsel does no harm.
Good masters make good servants.
Good morning / afternoon / evening!
Half a tale is enough for a wise man.
Have a horse of thine own and thou mayest borrow another.
Have you seen Kate lately?
Have you seen Mr.Smith recently?
He best can pity who has felt the woe.
He is happy that thinks himself so.
He is lifeless that is faultless.
He is only bright that shines by himself.
He is unworthy to live who lives only for himself.
He is wise that knows when he is well enough.
He may freely receive courtesies that knows how to requite them.
He that gains well and spends well needs no account book.
He that goeth far hath many encounters.
He that makes a good war makes a good peace.
He that makes a thing too fine, breaks it.
He that never climbed,never fell.
He that plants trees loves others besides himself.
He that praiseth himself spattereth himself.
He that serves well need not be afraid to ask his wages.
He that spares th bad injures the good.
He was absent yesterday.Do you know why?
He who allows himself to be insulted,deserves to be.
He who knows most knows best how little he knows.
He who lives with his memories becomes old. He who lives with plans for the future remains young.
He who mistrusts most should be trusted least.
He who seeks only for applause from without has all his happiness in another's keeping.
Here is your change.
Here's your change.
Hold fast when you have it.
How are you doing these days?
How do you spell it?
How fragrant the flowers are!
How have you been these years?
How long is the street?
How long will the sale last?
How much does the elephant weight?
How much is it?
How thick is the ice here?
How wide is this bridge?
Humility is the beginning of wisdom.
I cannot agree with you on this point.
I cannot undertake to be impartial as between the fire brigade and the fire.
I hope you'll be well soon.
If at first you don't succeed, try,try,try again.
If then you are not able to do even that which is least ,why are you anxious concerning the rest?
If you command wisely, you'll be obeyed cheerfully.
If you cut the weeds without digging up their roots,they'll grow again when the spring breeze blows.
If you don't like it ,you can lump it.
If you let a tiger escape back to the mountain,you'll cause calamity for the future.
If you swear you will catch no fish.
I'll have to see about that
I'll have to see about that.
In a calm sea every man is a pilot.
In a good house all is quickly ready.
In any contest between power and patience, bet on patience.
In Brazil,many ancient forests are very well preserves.
In Britain,there are open universities.
In important matters, we expose our best sides; in trivial matters, we disclose ourselves as we really are.
In my own city my name, in a strange city my clother procure me respect.
In our expenditure the item that costs most is time.
In settling on island,the first building erected by a Spaniard wil be a church; by a Frenchman,a fort; by a Dutchman,a warehouse; and by an Englishman, an alehouse.
In the flat country,people grow wheat and raise cattle.
In the husband wisdom, in the wife gentleness.
In the west of America,there are many high peeks and deep canyons.
In this country,the weather is usually very awful.
Is long as the world shall last there will be wrongs, and if no man rebelled, those wrongs would last forever.
Is that ok?
Is this seat taken?
Is this your handbag?
Is this your pen?I found it under the desk.
Is this yours?
It can happen to anyone
It doesn't matter to me
It has been a long time since last came here.
It is a very beautiful country with many mountains.
It is as futile as drawing water with a bamboo basket.
It is as well to know which way the wind blows.
It is not what is she,but what has she.
It is only when the mind and character slumber that the dress can be seen.
It is the careless man that will suffer;never will the prudent man fall into a trap.
It is while you are patiently toiling at the little tasks of life that the meaning and shape of great whole of life dawn on you.
It isn't much
It takes time
It will do you good
It's a long story
It's a once in a lifetime chance
It's a pain in the neck
It's a piece of cake
It's a small world
It's a waste of time
It's an air-conditioner.
It's better than nothing
It's bleeding.You'd better see a doctor about that cut.
It's cold and foggy in London at this time of the year.
It's just around the corner.
It's just what I had in mind
It's my pleasure
It's no big deal
It's only a matter of time
It's only a suggestion,you don't have to take it.
It's only the idle will be tired.
It's out of the question
It's really a bargain.
It's up to date
Joy is found only is Love, Life is found only in loving.
Just definitions either prevent or put an end to disputes.
Justice is a machine that,when someone has given it a starting push,rolls on itself.
Justice is all-conquering;truth is placed above anything.
Keep up the good work
Knock, and the door shall be opened.
Know the enemy and know yourself. and you can fight a hundred battles with no danger of defeat.
Knowledge advances by steps and not by leaps.
Knowledge comes form diligence.
Knowledge comes form experience alone.
Knowledge is a matter of science,and no dishonesty or conceit whatsoever is permissible.What is required is definitely the reverse--honesty and modesty.
Knowledge is a treasure. but practice is the key to it .
Knowledge is like the spring water underground----the deeper you dig, the clearer is the water.
Knowledge is no burden.
Knowledge is power.
Knowledge is the antidote to fear.
Knowledge makes humble,ignorance makes proud.
Knowledge makes one laugh, but wealth makes one dance.
Knowledge requires repeated explorations, and farmland needs intensive cultivation.
Learning is the eye of the mind.
Learning makes a good man better and an ill man worse.
Let's see what else is on.
Liberty is the only thing you cannot have unless you give it to others.
Liberty, when it begins to take root, is a plant of rapid growth.
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
Life is long if you know how to use it.
Loooking from this hill,you think the opposite hill is higher;but after climbing up there,you can't find wood to make a fire.
Lumbering is very important in some underdeveloped countries.
Man can only be free through mastery of himself.
Man will become better only when you will make him see what he is like.
Many hands make light work.
Nature is wonderful. A million years ago she didn't know we were going to need glasses, but look where she put our ears.
Never do things by halves.
Nice to see you,my old friend.
No man is a hero to his valet.
No man is rich enough to buy back his past.
No man is useless in this world who lightens the burden of someone else.
No one can be perfectly free till all are free;no one can be perfectly moral till all are moral;no one can be perfectly happy till all are happy.
No question is ever settled until it is settled right.
Noise proves nothing. Often a hen who has merely laid an egg cackles as if she had laid an asteroid.
None but the brave deserves the fair.
None is of freedom or life deserving unless he daily conquers it anew.
Nothing is more terrible than ignorance in action.
Oh,really?I'm moving there too.
On the desk.
One half of knowing what you want is knowing what you must give up before you get it.
One touch of nature makes the whole world kin.
Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile.
Only by working hard can we reap a bumper harvest.
Only the person who has faith in himself is able to be faithful to others.
Our bravest and best lessons are not learned through success,but through misadventure.
Our faults irritate us most when we see them in others.
Our mightiest feeling are always those which remain most unspoken.
Our team beat their team yesterday.
Perfection is finally attained, not when there is no longer to add, but when there is no longer anything to take away.
Presumption begins in ignorance and ends in ruin.
Prevention is better than cure.
Public officers are the servants and agents of the people, to execute the laws which the people have made.
Quality matters more than quantity.
Real charity doesn't care if it's taxdeductible or not.
Real friendship does not freeze in winter.
Really?I was introduced to her just last weekend.
Respect a man, he will do the same.
Say the right thing at the right time,and keep still most of the time.
Second thoughts are best.
Seize the present; trust the future as little as you may.
Self-confidence and self-reliance are the mainstays of a strong character.
Self-control is courage under another form.
Self-praise is no recommendation.
Self-trust is the first secret of success.
Since yesterday has gone and tomorrow has not come, take account of this one moment that now is.
So long as you work hard enough,an iron rod can be ground into a needle.
Sweep before your own door.
Tact is the art of recognizing when to be big and when not to be little.
Tell all that you know and tell it without reserve.
That's good wisdom which is wisdom in the end.
That's rather disappointing.
That's the point.
The administration of justice is the firmest pillar of government.
The best argument is that which seems merely an explanation.
The blouse no longer fits me.
The coat doesn't suit you.
The course of true love never did run smooth.
The deepest turths are the simplest and the most common.
The future becomes the present if we fight for it.
The greatest artist was once a beginner.
The greatest friend of truth is time,her greatest enemy is prejudice,and her constant company is humility.
The happiest people seem to be those who have no particular cause for being happy except that they are so.
The heart that once truly loves never forgets.
The land in this region is rather dry and parched.
The most precious of all possessions is a wise and loyal friend.
The noblest vengeance is to forgive.
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
The party is making too much noise.
The path of duty is the way to glory.
The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for circumstances they want,and if they cannot find them, make them.
The person who knows how will always have a job. But the person who knows why will be his boss.
The philosophers have only interpretered the world in various ways. The point however is to change it.
The place is too stony for farming.
The shoes are worn-out.
The shortest answer is doing
The shortest answer is doing.
The storehouse of wisdom is stocked with proverbs.
The truth will out.
The value of a man's life increases with the fact that he really knows how to make full use of his time.
The wise man is always good listener.
The worst wheel of the cart creaks most.
There are only two minutes left.
There are only two ways to be quite unprejudiced and impartial. One is to be completely ignorant.The other is to be completely indifferent.
There is more than one way to help people but there is only one way to live: help people.
There is no better or more blessed bondage than to be a prisoner of hope.
There is no friend so faithful as a good book.
There is no mistake so great as that of being always right.
There is no royal road to sciece, and only those who do not dread the fatiguing climb of its steep paths have a chance of gaining its luminous summits.
There is no time like the present.
There is only one success---to be able to spend your life in your own way.
There's only one kind of tax that would please everybody-one that nobody but the other guy has to pay.
These things happen all the time
This area is noted for its rich soil.
This country is famous for its beautiful lakes.
This is a rather old house.It needs painting.
This is Tom.He's my classmate.
This is too small for me.Do you have a bigger one?
This metal is harder than that one.
This river is one third as long as that river.
This soup tastes great
To govern is to keep straight,If you take a lead in doing so, who will dare to act otherwise?
To have doubted one's own first principles is the mark of a civilized man.
To know oneself is wisdom, to forget oneself is folly.
To know that we know what we know,and that we do not know what we do not know,that is true knowledge.
Towering genius disdains a beaten path. It seeks regions hitherto unexplored.
True coral needs no painter's bursh.
True friendship is a plant of slow growth, and must undergo and withstand the shocks of adversity before it is entitled to that appellation.
True friendship lasts forever.
True love is giving, not taking.
True love never grows old.
True nobility is exempt from fear.
True science teaches, above all, to doubt and be ignorant.
Truth is the daughter of time.
Truth may be blamed, but shall never be shamed.
Truth needs no colour.
Truth will prevail.
Vice is often clothed in virtue's habit.
We have no more right to consume happiness without producing it than to consume wealth without producing it.
We need in politics men who have something to give ,not men who have something to get.
We needn't guard against one who calls himself a thief, but we should watch out for one who calls himself an upright gentleman.
We should never remember the benefits we have offered, not forget the favour received.
We'll have a soap opera series on TV this week.
What a coincidence!
What a shame!
What about another dance?
What do you call this in English?
What do you dislike most about this movie?
What have you been doing since I saw you last time?
What is bought is cheaper than a gift.
What is it about?
What kind of climate do you have in this country?
What will you do during this weekend?
What will you do this weekend?
What's so interesting about football?We girls don't like it.
What's the circulation of this magazine?
What's the height of the building?
What's the name of the cat?
What's the population of China?
What's the typical farm product in this region?
Where can I check in?
Where there is a will, there is a way.
Wherever valour true is found,true modesty will there abound.
Which one is the longest river in China?
While there is one untrodden tract For intellect or will. And men are free to think and act, Life is worth living.
Who is in charge here?
Who knows most says least.
Who swims in sin shall sink in sorrow.
Whose pen is this?
Wisdom consists in the ability to discriminate between the probable and improbable, and in being reconciled to the inevitable.
Wisdom first teaches what is right.
Wisdom is better than gold or silver.
Wisdom is in the head and not in the beard.
Wisdom is more precious than wealth.
Wisdom is more to be envied than riches.
Wisdom is to the mind what health is to the body.
Wise men love truth. whereas fools shun it.
Words are the wise man's counters and the fool's money.
Write down the advice of him who loves you, though you like it not at present.
Writers,composers,entertainers and such know an awful truth: it is easier to please a million eople you don't know than to please one person you do know.
You can become a Communist only when you enrich your mind with a knowledge of all the treasures created by mankind.
You can stay as long as you pay the rent on time.
You deserve it
You may know by a handful the whole sack.