The List of World Proverbs

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34 Proverbs about Twenty



1. He who dies not in his twenty-third year, drowns not in his twenty-fourth, and is not slain in his twenty-fifth, may boast of good days.. Dutch Proverb. He who dies not in his twenty-third year, drowns not in his twenty-fourth, and is not slain in his twenty-fifth, may boast of good days.
Dutch Proverb

2. In times of prosperity friends will be plenty, In times of adversity, not one in twenty.. English Proverb. In times of prosperity friends will be plenty, In times of adversity, not one in twenty.
English Proverb

3. Better give a penny then lend twenty.. Italian Proverb. Better give a penny then lend twenty.
Italian Proverb

4. A volunteer is worth twenty pressed men.. Italian Proverb. A volunteer is worth twenty pressed men.
Italian Proverb

5. He that at twenty is not, at thirty knows not, and at forty has not, will never be, nor ever know, nor ever have.. Italian Proverb. He that at twenty is not, at thirty knows not, and at forty has not, will never be, nor ever know, nor ever have.
Italian Proverb

6. Better give a penny than lend twenty.. Italian Proverb. Better give a penny than lend twenty.
Italian Proverb

7. Twenty years a child; twenty years running wild; twenty years a mature man -- and after that, praying.. Irish Proverb. Twenty years a child; twenty years running wild; twenty years a mature man -- and after that, praying.
Irish Proverb

8. A Kerry shower is of twenty-four hours.. Irish Proverb. A Kerry shower is of twenty-four hours.
Irish Proverb

9. He that is not gallant at twenty, strong at thirty, rich at forty, or experienced at fifty, will never be gallant, strong, rich, or prudent.. Spanish Proverb. He that is not gallant at twenty, strong at thirty, rich at forty, or experienced at fifty, will never be gallant, strong, rich, or prudent.
Spanish Proverb

10. He who at twenty understands nothing, at thirty knows nothing, and at forty has nothing, will lead a wretched old age.. Spanish Proverb. He who at twenty understands nothing, at thirty knows nothing, and at forty has nothing, will lead a wretched old age.
Spanish Proverb

11. Since you have scolding me, I have counted a hundred and twenty holes in that nutmeg grater.. Spanish Proverb. Since you have scolding me, I have counted a hundred and twenty holes in that nutmeg grater.
Spanish Proverb

12. At twenty a man will be a peacock, at thirty a lion, at forty a camel, at fifty a serpent, at sixty a dog, at seventy a monkey, and at eighty nothing.. Spanish Proverb. At twenty a man will be a peacock, at thirty a lion, at forty a camel, at fifty a serpent, at sixty a dog, at seventy a monkey, and at eighty nothing.
Spanish Proverb

13. There was already twenty in the family, so my grandmother had a baby.. Spanish Proverb. There was already twenty in the family, so my grandmother had a baby.
Spanish Proverb

14. He that chastens one chastens twenty.. Spanish Proverb. He that chastens one chastens twenty.
Spanish Proverb

15. One catches more flies with a spoonful of honey than with twenty casks of vinegar.. French Proverb. One catches more flies with a spoonful of honey than with twenty casks of vinegar.
French Proverb

16. It is easier to fill twenty bellies than one pair of eyes.. Russian proverb. It is easier to fill twenty bellies than one pair of eyes.
Russian proverb

17. One of them is nineteen, the other is one less than twenty.. Hungarian Proverb. One of them is nineteen, the other is one less than twenty.
Hungarian Proverb

18. A child and a fool imagine twenty shillings and twenty years can never be spent.. American Proverb. A child and a fool imagine twenty shillings and twenty years can never be spent.
American Proverb

19. What is an expert? Someone who is twenty miles from home.. American Proverb. What is an expert? Someone who is twenty miles from home.
American Proverb

20. A wretched year has twenty-four months.. Lebanese Proverb. A wretched year has twenty-four months.
Lebanese Proverb

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