82 Proverbs about Ashes
1. Ashes fly back into the face of him who throws them.
2. If a child washes his hands he could eat with kings.
3. He who sacrifices his conscience to ambition burns a picture to obtain the ashes.
4. It is at home, not in public, that one washes his dirty linen.
5. If you want fire, look for it in the ashes.
6. Lay on more wood; ashes give money.
7. The dog that licks ashes is not to be trusted with flour.
8. Under white ashes there is glowing coal.
9. A fire is nourished by its own ashes.
10. He even begrudges the water with which he washes.