This site shows collections of funny, serious, clever and stupid proverbs and quotes on a selected number of topics. My favorite collections are on insects, fruits, and stupidity. But have a look at other topics too. Or use the search page to explore my database looking for your preferred keywords.
We are getting older every day, so better remember that “there is no fool like an old fool”. This page is a collection of proverbs and quotes on age and ageing.
About 10,000 years ago we invented agriculture. The following quotes and proverbs all relate to agriculture and the cultivation of crops.
What is Art? And what is Modern Art? Questions that can lead to a lot of discussions. Some of the answers can be found in this collection of quotes and proverbs about art and modern art. Enjoy!
While collecting proverbs and quotes on insects and spiders, occasionally I found some relating to other arthropods, such as scorpions and millipedes. For insects and spiders there are separate lists of proverbs and quotes.
One of the oldest professions of mankind was “axe-maker”. Enjoy this collection of quotes, proverbs and jokes about axes and hatchets. For a similar collection in Dutch language see: bijlen.
Some quotes and proverbs about beer and brewing.
Bees are probably the most useful insects. They are loved for their honey, but feared for their sting. This collection of quotes and proverbs about bees is a subset of the quotes and proverbs about insects.
Proverbs and quotes about birds.
Some books are my best friends, so now I have started to collect proverbs and quotes about books.
A collection of quotes and proverbs about rice, maize, wheat and other cereals.
Quotes and proverbs about children and childhood.
Coffee? Yes please. Here is my collection of proverbs and quotes about coffee.
Death is something we don’t like to think about. But many proverbs and quotes remind us that is is just around the …
A collection of proverbs, quotes and sayings about dogs.
Proverbs and quotes about education, schools and learning.
Here are some of my favorite proverbs and quotes.
Flowers bring color in this world. Here is a collection of quotes and proverbs in which flowers are mentioned. For a similar …
Some proverbs and quotes about freedom.
A collection of quotes and proverbs about friendship.
Adam and Eve ate an apple. That apple and many more fruits can be found in the following collection of proverbs and …