A List of Proverbs

This is A List of Proverbs beginning with
O. Use a proverb from This List wisely in your writings and speech and make yourself brief.

• Oaks fall when reeds stand.

• Of one ill come many.

• Of two evils choose the less.

• Old age is a heavy burden.

• Old birds are not caught with chaff.

• Old wounds soon bleed.

• On a long journey even a straw is heavy.

• One can live on a little, but not on nothing.

• One cannot die twice.

• One fool makes many.

• One good turn deserves another.

• One may lead a horse to water, but twenty cannot make him drink.

• One man’s meat is another man’s poison.

• One may sooner fall than rise.

• One swallow does not make a summer.

• One today is worth two tomorrows.

• Other fish to fry.

• Out of debt, out of danger.

• Out of sight, out of mind.

• Out of the frying pan into the fire.

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