Old Age, Opportunity and Optimism : Proverbs

Key-Words Based Proverbs



Old Age :



  • An old cat laps as a young kitten.



  • An old dog bites sore.



  • An old dog does not bark for nothing.



  • An old fox needs no craft.



  • An old lion is better than a young ass.



  • An old man is a bed full of bones.



  • An old man never wants a tale to tell.



  • An old man's sayings are seldom untrue.



  • An old ox will find shelter for himself.



  • An old poacher makes the best keeper.



  • Old age brings companions with it.



  • Old age comes uncalled.



  • Old men are twice the children.



  • Old people see best in the distance.



  • The old forget. The young don't know.



  • The old man's counsel is half deed.



  • What the old man does is always correct.



  • Opportunity :



  • Opportunity seldom knocks twice.



  • The tide must be taken when it comes.



  • When fortune smiles embrace her.



  • Put out your tubs when it is raining.



  • Strike while the iron is hot.



  • Make hay while the sun shines.



  • Optimism :



  • After a storm comes a calm.



  • He that falls today may rise tomorrow.



  • Nothing so bad but it might have been worse.



  • There is a good time coming.



  • After black clouds, clear weather.



  • A foul morning may turn to a fair day.



  • The longest day has an end.



  • Even the weariest river winds somewhere safe to sea.
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