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Colombian Proverbs & Quotes

Parque Arqueológico de San Agustín - tomb of a deity with supporting warriors

Colombian Proverbs & Quotes

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“Instruction in youth is like engraving in stones.”

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“All fear has much imagination and little talent.”

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“To love and be wise is impossible.”

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“The old dog barks while he is sitting down.”

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“He who shows a passion tells his enemy where he may hit him.”

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“The person who recognizes his major mistakes is on the road to wisdom.”

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“He who overcomes his passions overcomes his greatest enemies.”

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“When force is imposed, the law is a joke.”

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“Poverty does not destroy virtue nor wealth bestow it.”

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Colombia

Colombia Map

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“All fear has much imagination and little talent.” Colombian Proverb

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