This is a list of some of the most important and well-known English proverbs. Below each one, there's a simple explanation.
"Two wrongs don't make a right."
When someone has done something bad to you, trying to get revenge will only make things worse.
"When in Rome, do as the Romans."
Act the way that the people around you are acting. This phrase might come in handy when you're traveling abroad notice that people do things differently than you're used to.
"No man is an island."
You can't live completely independently. Everyone needs help from other people.
"Fortune favors the bold."
People who bravely go after what they want are more successful than people who try to live safely.
"Hope for the best, but prepare for the worst."
Bad things might happen, so be prepared.
"Birds of a feather flock together."
People like to spend time with others who are similar to them.БИЗНЕС-ШКОЛА ЛИНК