Yiddish Proverb Sayings and Quotes

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


No good comes from hurrying.     

Yiddish Proverb

Confidence is half of victory.     

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If you don't want to do something, one excuse is as good as another.     

Yiddish Proverb

Everyone is kneaded out of the same dough but not baked in the same oven.     

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One old friend is better than two new ones.     

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No one is as deaf as the man who will not listen.     

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Better an ounce of luck than a pound of gold.     

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God gave burdens, also shoulders.     

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All things grow with time -- except grief.     

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Small children disturb your sleep, big children your life.     

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If things are not as you wish, wish them as they are.     

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What you don't see with your eyes, don't witness with your mouth.     

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Gold's father is dirt, yet it regards itself as noble.     

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Charm is more than beauty.     

Yiddish Proverb

Gold's father is dirt, yet it regards itself as noble.     

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Surrounding yourself with dwarfs doesn't make you a giant.     

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Bad habits are easier to abandon today than tomorrow.     

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A penny is a lot of money, if you have not got a penny.     

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No good comes from hurrying.     

Yiddish Proverb

What soap is to the body, laughter is to the soul.     

Yiddish Proverb