Smart Sayings Of Our Ancestors

Where the road splits, we seek advice from those who know the way and from those who walked the path before you. Our ancestors too left their wisdom for those coming after them through proverbs and folklores. These wise sayings about life are the guiding lights you will find in all cultures of the world.

"Golden Rule" (Do unto others), April 1,1961Most Viewed Proverbs

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