157 Egyptian Proverbs
- 1. A back does not break from bending.
- 2. A beautiful thing is never perfect.
- 3. A blow to another's purse is like a blow to a mountain of sand.
- 4. A borrowed coat does not keep one warm.
- 5. A camel does not tease another camel about his humps.
- 6. A goose's child is a swimmer.
- 7. A man with two ears can be supported by two words.
- 8. A man's ruin lies in his tongue.
- 9. A monkey is a gazelle in its mother's eyes.
- 10. A person with a wound on his head keeps touching it.