Persian Proverbs

A broken hand works, but not a broken heart. 
Persian Proverb 

A drowning man is not troubled by rain. 
Persian Proverb 

What wind giveth, wind taketh away.
Persian Proverb 

The larger a man's roof the more snow it collects. 
Persian Proverb 

One cuts and one sews.
Persian Proverb 

The hasty man does things twice.
Persian Proverb 

A stone thrown at the right time is better than gold given at the wrong time. 
Persian Proverb 

The sky is the same color wherever you go.
Persian Proverb 

You became full by eating not by licking.
Persian Proverb 

An egg thief becomes a camel thief. 
Persian Proverb 

Spring doesn't come with just a single flower.
Persian Proverb 

Death is a camel that lies down at every door. 
Persian Proverb 

Use your enemy's hand to catch a snake.
Persian Proverb

Running ripped his shoes.
Persian Proverb 

One who is poor at economics pays twice.
Persian Proverb 

If the teacher be corrupt, the world will be corrupt.
Persian Proverb

The wise man sits on the hole in his carpet. 
Persian Proverb 

It's not possible to touch the sky by a ladder.
Persian Proverb 

Children are the bridge to heaven.
Persian Proverb

Taste it first before you say it's saltless.
Persian Proverb 

Every man goes down to his death bearing in his hands only that which he has given away.
Persian Proverb

There is water in the jug, but still we wander around with parched lips.
Persian Proverb

A bad wound heals but a bad word doesn't.
Persian Proverb

When you throw an apple up, it turns a thousand times before it come down.
Persian Proverb 

I murmured because I had no shoes, until I met a man who had no feet.
Persian Proverb 

Whatever is in the heart will come up to the tongue.
Persian Proverb 

He who has been bitten by a snake fears a piece of string. 
Persian Proverb 

Forget not death, O man! For you may be certain of one thing, he forgets not thee.
Persian Proverb

The richer they are, the needier they are.
Persian Proverb 

Luck is attracted by the able.
Persian Proverb

Even water doesn't escape his grasp.
Persian Proverb

He who has been bitten by a snake fears a piece of string.
Persian Proverb

The poor have their own hell here on earth.
Persian Proverb 

Courteous men learn courtesy from the discourteous.
Persian Proverb

You can't lift two watermelons with one hand.
Persian Proverb 

He who wants a rose must respect the thorn. 
Persian Proverb 

In the hour of adversity be not without hope, for crystal rain falls from black clouds.
Persian Proverb

Once fire spreads, the damp and the dry burn.
Persian Proverb 

In the ants' house the dew is a flood. 
Persian Proverb 

A stone thrown at the right time is better than gold given at the wrong time.
Persian Proverb

This caravan will ride along till doomsday.
Persian Proverb 

Do little things now; so shall big things come to thee by and by asking to be done.
Persian Proverb

Injustice all round is justice! 
Persian Proverb 

Go and wake up your luck.
Persian Proverb

Die for the one who is willing to catch the fever for you.
Persian Proverb 

One pound of learning requires ten pounds of common sense to apply it.
Persian Proverb

By a sweet tongue and kindness, you can drag an elephant with a hair.
Persian Proverb

He has eaten so many snakes that he has become a viper.
Persian Proverb 

Once I had the strength but no wisdom, now I have the wisdom but no strength.
Persian Proverb

Stretch your foot to the length of your blanket. 
Persian Proverb 


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