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Belgium Proverbs and Quotes

Belgium Proverbs and Quotes

Belgium Proverbs and Quotes

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“If you don’t use your head, you’ll use your pocketbook.”

 

“It is no use waiting for your ship to come in unless you have sent one out.”

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“The word that is heard perishes, but the letter that is written remains.”

 

“Honour is better than honours.”

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“God is with those who persevere; Persevere and never fear.”

 

“He who does not wish for little things does not deserve big things.”

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“Sell not the bear’s skin before you have caught him.”

 

“Happy nations have no history.”

 

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“United we stand, divided we fall; Union is a strength.”

 

“He who arrives too late finds the plate turned over.”

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“Cast no dirt into the well that gives you water.”

The horse must graze where it is tethered.

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“The money lender is a brother to the tax collector.”

The bee, from her industry in the summer, eats honey all the winter.

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“Proverbs are the library of history.”

The beautiful is less what one sees than what one dreams.

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“It is no use waiting for your ship to come in unless you have sent one out.”

 

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One spot stains the whole dress.

 

 

The beggar may sing before the thief.

 

 

 

Experience is the father of wisdom.

 

God heals, but the doctor gets paid.

 

 

 

 

In the end, a needle weighs heavy.

 

 

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Belgium

  • Country:         Kingdom of Belgium
  • Dutch:            Koninkrijk België
  • French:           Royaume de Belgique
  • German:         Königreich Belgien
  • Capital:           Brussels
  • Languages:     Dutch, French, German
  • Population      11.3 million

Belgium

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“God is with those who persevere; Persevere and never fear.”
– Flemish Proverb

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Photo Credit: Jan van Eyck [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

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