French Proverbs


There are no miracles for those that have no faith in them.
-- French Proverbs

When a blind man bears the standard, pity those who follow.
-- French Proverbs

Nothing is as burdensome as a secret.
-- French Proverbs

A bad bush is better than an open field.
-- French Proverb

Skeptics are never deceived.
-- French Proverb

Beauty, unaccompanied by virtue, is as a flower without perfume.
-- French Proverb

Fortune helps him that's willing to help himself.
-- French Proverb

Work relieves us from three great evils, boredom, vice, and want.
-- French Proverbs

He that is born to be hanged shall never be drowned.
-- French Proverb

Report makes mischiefs greater than they need to be.
-- French Proverbs

In love, there is always one who kisses and one who offers the cheek.
-- French Proverb

A bad sheerer never had a good sickle.
-- French Proverbs

He that waits for a dead man's shoes may long go barefoot.
-- French Proverb

Birds of a feather flock together.
-- French Proverbs

Patience is bitter but its fruit is sweet.
-- French Proverb

When we cannot get what we love, we must love what is within our reach.
-- French Proverbs