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Proverbs containing the word Hurt

What you don’t know won’t hurt you

What you do not know will not worry or harm you. The expression is most often used, to justify not giving information to somone to avoid... Read more →

Sticks the stones and may break my bones, but words will never hurt me

However much one person insults another, he causes him no physical injury at all. Only when words lead to blows are bones liable to be... Read more →

Don’t cry before you are hurt

You should not give way to misfortune till it actually happens, since it may not happen. This motherly advice is often given to quarrelling... Read more →