Company, Complaint, Compromise,
Conceit & Confidence : Proverbs

Key-Words Based Proverbs

Company :

  • A man is known by the company he keeps.

  • As a man is, so his company.

  • Good company upon the road is the shortest cut.

  • Two is company, three is crowd.

  • Better be alone than in bad company.

  • Complaint :

  • Complaints are lies in court clothes.

  • He complains wrongfully of the sea that twice suffers shipwreck.

  • To have a crow to pluck with someone.

  • Compromise :

  • Better bend than break.

  • Compromise anything for a quiet life.

  • To run with the hare and hunt with the hounds.

  • Conceit :

  • Great braggers, little doers.

  • They can do least who boast loudest.

  • There is no such flatterer as a man's self.

  • Men love to hear well of themselves.

  • Every bird loves to hear himself sing.

  • Never be boastful, someone may pass who know you as a child.

  • Confidence :

  • Between you and me and the post.

  • Act as if it were impossible to fail.

  • Confidence carries conviction.

  • Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.

  • Confidence is a plant of slow growth.

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