The List of World Proverbs

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13 Proverbs about Boasts



1. He is a fool who boasts of four things: that he has good wine, a good horse, a handsome wife, and plenty of money.. Italian Proverb. He is a fool who boasts of four things: that he has good wine, a good horse, a handsome wife, and plenty of money.
Italian Proverb

2. He who boasts of his accomplishments will heap ridicule on himself.. Filipino Proverb. He who boasts of his accomplishments will heap ridicule on himself.
Filipino Proverb

3. No one boasts of what belongs to another.. Ghanaian Proverb. No one boasts of what belongs to another.
Ghanaian Proverb

4. He who boasts much can do little.. Nigerian Proverb. He who boasts much can do little.
Nigerian Proverb

5. Who is timid in the woods boasts at home.. Thai Proverb. Who is timid in the woods boasts at home.
Thai Proverb

6. The bald woman boasts of her sister's hair.. Tunisian Proverb. The bald woman boasts of her sister's hair.
Tunisian Proverb

7. He who boasts of his accomplishments will heap ridicule.. Phillipine Proverb. He who boasts of his accomplishments will heap ridicule.
Phillipine Proverb

8. When a poor man gets something he boasts of his new wealth.. Swahili proverb. When a poor man gets something he boasts of his new wealth.
Swahili proverb

9. He who boasts of his ancestry unduly will bring plenty of trouble upon himself.. Swahili proverb. He who boasts of his ancestry unduly will bring plenty of trouble upon himself.
Swahili proverb

10. He boasts, with foreign feathers.. Hungarian Proverb. He boasts, with foreign feathers.
Hungarian Proverb

11. The wise man boasts of his goods and wares; the foolish one of his young wife.. Russian proverb. The wise man boasts of his goods and wares; the foolish one of his young wife.
Russian proverb

12. He that boasts of his own knowledge proclaims his ignorance.. Eskimo Proverb. He that boasts of his own knowledge proclaims his ignorance.
Eskimo Proverb

13. He who boasts of his descent is like a potato: the best part is underground.. American Proverb. He who boasts of his descent is like a potato: the best part is underground.
American Proverb

13 Proverbs
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