33 Puerto Rican Proverbs
- 1. A good beginning is half the work done.
- 2. Although the monkey might dress in silk, monkey it still is.
- 3. Always a bridesmaid, never a bride.
- 4. Break the leg of a bad habit.
- 5. Calling the devil is not the same as seeing him come.
- 6. Do not fear a stain that disappears with water.
- 7. Eat the bread of the man you hate and also of him you love.
- 8. God's greatest act was to make one day follow another.
- 9. He who excuses himself, accuses himself.
- 10. He who has servants has unavoidable enemies.