Philippine Proverbs, aka Philipino, Filipino, Ilocano and Tagalog Proverbs, Salawikain or Sawikain

Philippine
Proverbs, aka Philipino, Filipino, Ilocano and Tagalog Proverbs, Salawikain or Sawikain

Author Quotes

The prepared beats the hardworking person.

What good is horse when the grass is already dead?

The rattan basket criticizes the palm leaf basket, still both are full of holes.

Whatever the tree, so is the fruit.

The real hero doesn't say that he is one.

Whatever you do, think about it seven times.

The voluntary obedience of people depends on who is commanding them.

Where there is gossip, there will be arguing.

There is no bad food in a famine.

Wherever the head goes, the tail will follow.

There is no bitter crust to a hungry person.

Wherever you find sugar, you'll find ants.

Tell me who your father is, and I'll tell you who you are.

There is no earthly bliss not watered by tears.

Wherever you go, habit follows.

The child who is given everything he asks for usually won?t succeed in life.

There's a crocodile in every big river.

While the blanket is short, learn to bend.

The earth has ears, news has wings.

There's no glory without sacrifice.

The fly on the back of a water buffalo thinks that it's taller than the buffalo.

Thorns bury shallowly into one who walks slowly. Thorns bury deeply into one who walks fast.

The hardest person to wake up is the person who is already awake.

To a dog a bone has more value than a pearl.

The higher the bamboo, the more it can be bent.

Author Picture
First Name
Philippine
Last Name
Proverbs, aka Philipino, Filipino, Ilocano and Tagalog Proverbs, Salawikain or Sawikain