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.