Definitions for "Proverb"
Keywords:  pithy, wisdom, truth, says, concise
An old and common saying; a phrase which is often repeated; especially, a sentence which briefly and forcibly expresses some practical truth, or the result of experience and observation; a maxim; a saw; an adage.
A striking or paradoxical assertion; an obscure saying; an enigma; a parable.
A familiar illustration; a subject of contemptuous reference.
For the music piece by Steve Reich see Proverb (Reich)
Proverb is a piece by Steve Reich set to a text by Ludwig Wittgenstein for three sopranos, two tenors, two vibraphones, and two electric organs.Grove, "Works" It was written in 1995, and was originally intended for The Proms and the Utrecht Early Music Festival.
Keywords:  exemplifying, drama
A drama exemplifying a proverb.
a witticism which combines clarity and precision of thought with brevity and profundity of word usage
Keywords:  sow, decade, chinese, lifetime, rice
If you are planning for a year, sow rice; if you are planning for a decade, plant trees; if you are planning for a lifetime, educate people. Chinese proverb
Keywords:  rhyme, verse, lines, specific, number
a verse, may have specific number of lines, and most of the time has rhyme
a catchy observation about the way things generally are
Keywords:  insight, human, high, point
a high point of human insight
Keywords:  road, along, statement, life, useful
a statement useful to life which is said along the road, i
Keywords:  name
To name in, or as, a proverb.
Keywords:  provide
To provide with a proverb.