Italian Proverb Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old italian proverb quotes, italian proverb sayings, and italian proverb proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Empty sacks will never stand upright.      

Italian Proverb

It is as cheap sitting as it is standing.      

Italian Proverb

Appearances are deceptive.      

Italian Proverb

A near neighbour is better than a distant cousin.     

Italian Proverb

Big mouthfuls often choke.     

Italian Proverb

The best way to get praise is to die.     

Italian Proverb

If nothing is going well, call your grandmother     

Italian Proverb

Happy is the home with at least one cat.     

Italian Proverb

If nothing is going well, call your grandmother.     

Italian Proverb

If nothing is going well, call your grandmother.     

Italian Proverb

Let every fox take care of his own tail.     

Italian Proverb

At the end of the game, the king and the pawn go back in the same box.     

Italian Proverb

He that flatters you more than you desire either has deceived you or wishes to deceive.     

Italian Proverb

At the end of the game, the king and the pawn go back in the same box.     

Italian Proverb

Rice is born in water and must die in wine.     

Italian Proverb

Hasty climbers have sudden falls.     

Italian Proverb

Never point out the mistakes of another with a dirty finger.     

Italian Proverb

Leave no nail unclenched.     

Italian Proverb

Smooth words make smooth ways.     

Italian Proverb

He who makes himself a dove is eaten by the hawk.     

Italian Proverb