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Proverbs containing the word Gather

A rolling stone gathers no moss

This is a very famous proverb. It means that a person who never stops long in one place, or is constantly changing his job, will never make... Read more →

Let not your wits go wool-gathering

Don't allow your mind to wander. Think what you are doing. Literally, to go wool-gathering is to go hither and thither collecting fragments of... Read more →

Gather ye rosebuds while ye may

Take advantage of your opportunities before it is too late, for Life is short and time is swift. The proverb comes from Robert Herrick's poem To... Read more →