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1887 - 1267 pages
|Proverbs are the wisdom of the streets. 29. Proverbs bear age, and he would do |
well to view himself in them as in a glass. 30. Proverbs lie on the lips of fools. 31.
Short sentences drawn from long experience. Cervantes. 32. Short sentences ...
|I am proverb'd with a grandsire phrase, To be candle-holder and looker-on. |
Shaks. 20. * * * * Jewels five words long That on the stretched forefinger of all
time Sparkle forever. Tennyson. 21. ... Short sentences drawn from long
1884 - 1216 pages
|A proverb is the wit of one man, and the wisdom of many. Earl Russell. The |
wisest men of all ages have been writers of proverbs. T. Cartivright. • Proverbs
are short sentences drawn from a long experience. Cervantes. Proverbs are like
Tremper Longman III, Peter Enns - 2008 - 967 pages
|2500 BC) to postmodern Internet pop-ups, the proverb has crossed all cultural, |
linguistic and literary boundaries. It appears embedded in ... Cervantes defines
proverbs as “short sentences drawn from long experience.” Ibn Ezra describes
|"Proverbs," says Don Quixote in one of his wisest and happiest moods, "are short sentences drawn from long experience." Explore the wisdom of Cervantes in this collection of wise saying from "Don Quixote."|
|Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, and Song of Solomon all belong in the |
same package because they are written as Hebrew poetry. Solomon is the writer
of ... Proverbs are short sentences drawn from long experience. A proverb is a
|Proverbs 11:14 Today's Phrase: My daughters are too rapidly approaching the |
dating years, and I, for one, am not all eager. ... Biblical Background: Someone
once said that a proverb is a short sentence drawn from long experience.
|INTRODUGTION The Book of Proverbs is one of the books classified as the |
poetry of Scripture. Job, Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, and ... Proverbs are
short sentences drawn from long experience. A proverb is a truth that is couched
in a ...
Wolfgang Mieder, Alan Dundes - 1994 - 330 pages
|Do all cultures which have proverbs have contrastive pairs emphasizing time and |
quantity, for example? It may well be that the ... One is Cervantes' suggestion that
proverbs are "short sentences drawn from long experience." And equally ...
|ing examples, students from New York drew on their own experiences as they |
critiqued proverbs that they felt were unfair. The least favorite proverb ...
Cervantes once referred to proverbs as “short sentences drawn from long