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Inspirational Proverbs on Life for Teenagers

September 3, 2013

Inspirational proverbs on life, love and laughter for teenagers

Proverbs are short statements of truth, generated from experience, knowledge and observation. Proverbs may be written in figurative language and are immensely useful for expressing yourself.

Some of the proverbs on life below are common while others are less well known. Use these inspirational proverbs on life, love and laughter for your own life experiences and those of others for counselling and comforting.

“One good turn deserves another”   “Take care of the pence and the pounds will take care of themselves”   “Constant dripping wears away a stone”
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“We never know the worth of water till the well is dry”   “Strike while the iron is hot”   “Every horse thinks his pack the heaviest”
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“Never put off until tomorrow what can be done today”   “A bad workman always blames his tools”
  “An oak is not felled with a single blow”
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“A watched pot never boils”   “Every cloud has a silver lining”   “Where there’s a will, there’s a way”
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“It is never too late to mend”   “Liars have need of good memories”   “A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush”
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“Beauty is only skin deep”   “A fool and his money are soon parted”   “We soon believe what we desire”
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“Our worst misfortunes are those that never happen” 
  “Let bygones be bygones”   “None so blind as those who will not see”
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“It is no use crying over spilled milk”
  “The last straw that breaks a camel’s back”   “He who excuses himself accuses himself”
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“As you make your bed, so you must lie on it”
  “Faults are thick where love is thin”   “A saint abroad and a devil at home”
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“A chain is no stronger than its weakest link”
  “Catch not at the shadow and lose the substance”   “Do not change horses when crossing a stream”
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“Try your skill in gilt first, and then in gold”
  “Busiest man have the most leisure”   “Time is a great healer”
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“Where ignorance is bliss, ’tis folly to be wise”
  “To err is human, to forgive is divine”   “Fools wander, wise men travel”

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