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He knows most who speaks last

The one who waits to listen to what others have to say before speaking has a better understanding of a situation
 

He that goes a-borrowing, goes a -sorrowing

Do not make borrowing a habit as you will suffer for it in the end
 

He that is master of himself, will soon be master of masters

Self-discipline will help you achieve greatness
 

He that knows nothing, doubts nothing

An ignorant person usually raises no questions because he is not aware that problems exist
 

He that plants thorns must never expect to gather roses

If you do evil, do not expect good to come to you
 

He who dares, wins

You can only win or succeed if you are willing to take risks
 

He who fails to prepare, prepares to fail

lack of preparation will cause you to lose or fail
     

He who hesitates is lost

  You will lose opportunities if you are indecisive and not fast enough to grab them
     

He who knows does not speak. He who speaks does not know

  It is an ironic situation when someone who should speak up does not while the person who should not, does
     

He who likes borrowing dislikes paying

  People who tend to borrow often are usually slow in settling debts
     

He who lives too fast, goes to his grave too soon

  If you do not allow yourself to rest once in a while when you lead a fast-paced life, you will suffer from stress, burnt out and illness
 

He who sleeps forgets his hunger

sleeping is a good way to forget you are hungry, especially when there is no food for you and you have no money to buy any
 

He who serves two masters must lie to one

  You cannot effectively or fully serve two people as your attention, loyalty, commitment etc. will be split between the two
     

He who stands for nothing will fall for everything

  A person with no principles or opinions of his own will tend to go along with anything anyone tells him, and can, therefore, be easily cheated
     

He who sups with the devil has need of a long spoon

  If you keep company with or work for dangerous or evil people, you will need to be very careful

 

   

He who will steal an egg will steal an ox

  A person who steals small things is likely to steal big things too
     

Health is better than wealth

  It is better to be healthy than rich, as without a healthy body you can do nothing, and cannot enjoy your wealth
     

History repeats itself

  People tend to repeat mistakes made by others over the generations, not learning from them
     
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Honey catches more flies than vinegar

  Use the right incentives to motivate people to do something
     

Hope for the best, expect the worst

  Never lose hope, but be prepared with an alternative if things do not go as planned
     

Hope is life

  To live is to always be hopeful
     

Hope is the last thing that we lose

  People are by nature hopeful, and must always be so because when we lose hope, we lose the will to live
     

Hope springs eternal

  Hope is something that never dies, and people should never lose hope
     

Hunger is the best spice

  When you are really hungry, everything tastes good, and you eat up everything placed in front of you
     

If at first you don't succeed, try, try again

  Never stop trying to succeed at something
     

If the shoe fits, wear it

  If something said about you is true, you should accept it.
     

If wishes were horses, beggars would ride

  It is easy to wish for things, but wishes do not often come true
     

If you buy cheaply, you pay dearly

  Cheap goods are usually not the best in terms of quality
     

If you buy quality, you only cry once

  Items of good quality may be expensive, but they will last you a long time
     

If you can't take the heat, get out of the kitchen

  If you cannot handle something, give it up
     

If you don't buy a ticket, you can't win the raffle

  If you do not take the risk, you cannot expect success
     

If you don't have anything nice to say, don't say anything at all

  Avoid being negative
     

If you keep your mouth shut, you won't put your foot in it

  Keep quiet, and you will say nothing wrong
     

If you want a thing done right, do it yourself

  Do not rely on others to complete your work for you
     

If you were born to be shot, you'll never be hanged

  You cannot escape your fate
     

If you're in a hole, stop digging

  Do not create more trouble for yourself when you are already facing some
     
 
 

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