English Proverbs -WHAT CANNOT BE CURED MUST BE ENDURED

Proverb Expansion WHAT CANNOT BE CURED MUST BE ENDURED We face many obstacles and problems in our lives. We have succeeded in finding solutions to some of them by our effort. But even if we try hard, we are not able to solve some problems or difficulties in our lives. The only thing left before … Read more English Proverbs -WHAT CANNOT BE CURED MUST BE ENDURED

English Proverbs -WELL BEGUN IS HALF DONE

Proverb Expansion WELL BEGUN IS HALF DONE Beginnings are always difficult and so a good beginning is very important. It is a fact that when we start any task in a good manner, it reaches its heights successfully. A good start in anything is important for its successful completion. A bad beginning will have an … Read more English Proverbs -WELL BEGUN IS HALF DONE

English Proverbs -WE LIVE IN DEEDS, NOT IN YEARS

Proverb Expansion WE LIVE IN DEEDS, NOT IN YEARS This proverb means that the worth or value of our life depends not upon the years we live, but upon the good or useful deeds we do in this world. Most people usually pray for a long life. But it is not life that matters, but … Read more English Proverbs -WE LIVE IN DEEDS, NOT IN YEARS

English Proverbs – WASTE NOT, WANT NOT

Proverb Expansion WASTE NOT, WANT NOT Nature has provided everything that man needs for his existence. He is to use them carefully and prudently. If he wastes the gifts of nature, he and the future generations will suffer. There are many renewable and non-renewable resources in nature. Resources like coal, petroleum and minerals are non-renewable. … Read more English Proverbs – WASTE NOT, WANT NOT

English Proverbs -VIRTUE IS ITS OWN REWARD

Proverb Expansion VIRTUE IS ITS OWN REWARD Man is by nature selfish. The selfishness in him prompts him to do evil deeds. But goodness is also present in man. Life is a mixture of good and evil. Virtue means goodness. A virtuous person is essentially good. His mind is free from selfishness and he does … Read more English Proverbs -VIRTUE IS ITS OWN REWARD

English Proverbs – VARIETY IS THE SPICE OF LIFE

Proverb Expansion VARIETY IS THE SPICE OF LIFE The proverb stresses the need to introduce changes in life to make life more meaningful and enjoyable. Spices are of different flavours and they add to the taste of the food. Different flavours are used for different dishes. If the same spices are used for different dishes, … Read more English Proverbs – VARIETY IS THE SPICE OF LIFE

English Proverbs -UNION IS STRENGTH

Proverb Expansion UNION IS STRENGTH The proverb means that there is strength in unity. If we remain united, we will be able to resist the attack of our enemies and overcome our difficulties successfully. If we quarrel among ourselves, our opponents will easily conquer us. Through the story of “The Bundle of Sticks”, the old … Read more English Proverbs -UNION IS STRENGTH

English Proverbs – TWO IS COMPANY, THREE IS CROWD

Proverb Expansion TWO IS COMPANY, THREE IS CROWD Everybody likes friends and friendship. It is always good to have the company of a good friend. A single person always feels lonely. He wants someone to love and to be loved. He wants to share his joys and sorrows with someone. He wants help and encouragement. … Read more English Proverbs – TWO IS COMPANY, THREE IS CROWD

English Proverbs -TRY, TRY, TRY, AGAIN

Proverb Expansion TRY, TRY, TRY, AGAIN Success does not come in the first attempt. We have to try and try until we succeed. No one has an unbroken series of successes. On the other hand, everyone has faced several failures. It is only through failures that we can succeed, and we have to try again … Read more English Proverbs -TRY, TRY, TRY, AGAIN

English Proverbs – TRUTH IS OFTEN UNPLEASANT

Proverb Expansion TRUTH IS OFTEN UNPLEASANT It is hard for people to accept truth. Truth is better. It is often unpleasant to speak out the truth. For example, a person does something wrong and it happens to be harmful to the society. But he does not like to be told the truth that his action … Read more English Proverbs – TRUTH IS OFTEN UNPLEASANT

English Proverbs -THERE IS NO SMOKE WITHOUT FIRE

Proverb Expansion THERE IS NO SMOKE WITHOUT FIRE This is a statement with reason and logic behind it. There cannot be any smoke without some fire. Similarly, there must be some cause for an action ground for a reaction and also for its effect and outcome. The outcome follows as a result of the occurrence … Read more English Proverbs -THERE IS NO SMOKE WITHOUT FIRE

English Proverbs -SPEECH IS SILVER BUT SILENCE IS GOLDEN

Proverb Expansion SPEECH IS SILVER BUT SILENCE IS GOLDEN Oratory is an art. A person with an oratorical skill can attract people to his side. He can even reach positions in life using his skill. It is a pleasure to listen people speaking well on good things. A person having mastery of a particular subject … Read more English Proverbs -SPEECH IS SILVER BUT SILENCE IS GOLDEN

English Proverbs -SLOW AND STEADY WINS THE RACE

Proverb Expansion SLOW AND STEADY WINS THE RACE This is a well-known proverb which stresses the importance of perseverance. We can achieve great things only by perseverance. The man who is in a hurry is likely to commit mistakes and is likely to fail. If we wish to succeed, we should work calmly and patiently. … Read more English Proverbs -SLOW AND STEADY WINS THE RACE

English Proverbs – WHERE THERE’S A WILL, THERE’S A WAY

Proverb Expansion   WHERE THERE’S A WILL, THERE’S A WAY This proverb assures us that, if we are really determined to do a thing, we shall find a way to do it, however difficult it may be. If we are armed with a burning ambition and an inflexible determination, we shall surely be able to sweep … Read more English Proverbs – WHERE THERE’S A WILL, THERE’S A WAY

English Proverbs – TOO MANY COOKS SPOIL THE BROTH

Proverb Expansion TOO MANY COOKS SPOIL THE BROTH The literal meaning of the proverb is that when many cooks are appointed to prepare the soup, they will spoil it instead of making it delicious. Each of them will have his own tastes and preferences and will use them to make the soup. Often, they disagree … Read more English Proverbs – TOO MANY COOKS SPOIL THE BROTH