8 Ecuadoran Proverbs.
1. He who does not go to sea knows not how to pray.
2. One never falls but on the side toward which one leans.
3. Some go out to fleece and come back sheared.
4. The idle remarks of the rich are taken as maxims of wisdom by the poor.
5. The slanderer kills a thousand times; the assassin but once.
6. There can be no true pleasantry without discretion.
7. When one is helping another, both gain in strength.
8. When the treasure chest is open, even the just man sins.
8 Ecuadoran Proverbs