1.An old dog cannot alter its way of barking.
2.Pigs may fly,but they are very unlikely birds.
3.Not all butter that the cow yields.
4.Old oxen have stiff horns.
5.An ox is taken by the horns,and the man by the tongue.
6.The ox when weariest treads surest.
7.A good horse oft needs a good spur.
8. He is a gentle horse that never cast his rider.
9. Mettle is dangerous in a blind horse.
10.You can take a horse to the water,but you cannot make him drink.
11.The braying of an ass does not reach heaven.
12.He who wants a mule without fault,must walk on foot.
13.If one sheep leap o'er the dyke,all the rest will follow.
14.One scabbed sheep will mar a whole flock.
15.One butcher does not fear many sheep.
16.The dust raised by the sheep does not choke the wolf.
17.The life of the wolf is the death of the lamb.
18.If the beard were all,the goat might preach.
19.One should not run with the hare and hunt with the hounds.
20.The fox is known by his brush.
21.The tail does often catch the fox.
22.An old fox is not easily snared.
23.You can have no more of the fox than the skin.
24.The fox's wiles will never enter the lion's head.
25.The wolf and fox are both privateers.
26.Hunger fetches the wolf out of the woods.
27.It is madness for a sheep to treat of peace with a wolf.
28.When the wolf grows old, the crows ride him.
29.The lion is not so fierce as he is painted.
30.The lion's skin is never cheap.
31.The leopard can never change its spots.
32.Do not sell the bear's skin before you have caught the bear.
33.An army of stags led by a lion would be more formidable than one of lions led by a stag.
34.A borrowed cloak does not keep one warm.
35.A cracked bell can never sound well (is never sound).
36.A good beginning is half done.
37.A horse stumbles that has four legs.
38. All are brave when the enemy flies.
39. Always taking out the meal-tub, and never putting in,soon comes to the bottom.
40. A rolling stone gathers no moss.
41.A stitch in time saves nine.
42.Avarice blinds our eyes.
43.Beard the lion in his den.
44.Between two stools one goes the ground.
45.Caesar's wife must be above suspicion.
46.Content is happiness.
47.Danger is next neighbour to security.
48.Do not hallo till you are out of the wood.
49.Every advantage has its disadvantage.
50.Everything hath an end.
51.Example is better than precept.
52.Fish begins to stink at the head.
53.Great designs require great consideration.
54.He laughs best who laughs last.
55.He that never rode never fell.
56.Hoist your sail when the wind is fair.
57.If the mountain will not come to Mahomet,Mahomet must go to the mountain.
58.In the kingdom of blind men, the oneeyed is king.
59.It takes two to make a quarrel.
60.Keeping is harder than winning.
61.Kinsman helps kinsman,but woe to him that hath nothing.
62.Long looked for comes at last.
63.Many men have many minds.
64.Messengers should neither be headed nor hanged.
65.Misery loves company.
66. Necessity is the mother of invention.
67. No man can do two things at once.
68.No pleasure without pain.
69.Older and wiser.
70.One flower makes no garland.
71.Out of sitght, out of mind.
72.Patient men win the day.
73.Poison is poison though it comes in a golden cup.
74.Promise is debt.
75. Reading maketh a full man, conference a ready man,and writing an exact man.
76.Satan reproves sin.
77.Silence gives consent.
78.Soon ripe, soon rotten.
79.Straws show which way the wind blows.
80.Temperance is the best physic.
81.The pot calls the kettle black.
82.The swan sings when death comes.
83.The used key is always bright.
84.Things done cannot be undone.
85.Too much spoils, too little is nothing.
86.Two of a trade seldom agree.
87.Vows made in storms are forgotten in calms.
88.War makes thieves, and peace hangs them.
89.We never know the worth of water till the well is dry.
90.When the tree is fallen, every one runs to it with his axe.
91.Where there is a will, there is a way.
92.Wine in the bottle does not quench thirst.
93. Pardoning the bad is injuring the good.
94. No wrong without remedy.
95. Speech is silver,silence is gold.
96.Least said,soonest mended.
97. Every horse thinks his sack heaviest.
98.He is a wise man who speaks little.
99.A good tongue is a good weapon.
100.It is one thing to speak much and another to speak pertinently.