Joy of Museums

Exploring Museums, Art & Historic Sites

Dutch Proverbs and Quotes

Famous Dutch people

Dutch Proverbs and Quotes

~~~

“The only free cheese is in the mousetrap.”

~~~

“Set a thief to catch a thief.”

~~~

“No one knows where the shoe pinches, but he who wears it.”

~~~

“Don’t put all your eggs in the same basket.”

~~~

“Misery loves company.”

~~~

“Trust arrives on foot and departs on horseback.”

~~~

“Forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.”

~~~

“He who tends to his own garden does not see the weeds of his neighbours.”

~~~

“The one who digs a hole for another will fall in it himself.”

~~~

 

Holland

  • Country:                              Netherlands
  • Dutch:                                  Nederland
  • Capital:                                Amsterdam
  • National language:            Dutch
  • Population                          17 million

Map of Netherland

~~~

“Take care of the pennies and the pounds will take care of themselves.” Dutch Proverb

~~~

_________________________________________________________________

Photo Credit: By Orange Nederlander (Own work) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons