Body, Books, Born,
Brave and Bread : Proverbs

Key-Words Based Proverbs

Body :

  • If anything is sacred, Human body is sacred.

  • A sound mind in a sound body.

  • The soul needs few things. The body many.

  • For the body at best is a bundle of aches.

    Books :

  • A good book is the best of friends, the same today and forever.

  • Books will speak plain, when counsellors blanch.

  • Laws die. Books never.

  • A book is the only immortality.

  • In books and love, the mind one end pursues.

  • A good book is a precious life-blood of a master spirit.

  • Of all the needs a book has, the chief need is that it is readable.

    Born :

  • Man is born free and everywhere he is in chain.

  • As soon as a man is born he begins to die.

  • Every moment dies a man, every moment one is born.

    Brave :

  • Fortunes favor the brave.

  • None but the brave deserve the fair.

  • The brave will save.

  • O brave new world, that has such people in it.

    Bread :

  • Hope is the poor man's bread.

  • Man shall not live by bread alone.

  • The bread of adversity and the water of affliction.

  • Better half a loaf than no bread.

  • Give us this day our daily bread.

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