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Proverbs containing the word Much

Too much curiosity lost Paradise

It doesn't do to be too curious or inquisitive. The proverb is a quotation from The Lucky Chance, a play by Aprah Behn. The reference is, of... Read more →

Think not on what you lack as much as on what you have

This teaches contentment. Count your blessings, not your wants.

Much would have more

Some people, though they have a lot, are never satisfied. The ruling passion of an avaricious man is to add to his riches. Oliver Goldsmith... Read more →

More than enough is too much

This teaches moderation. It means the same thing as Enough is as good as a feast.

Many a little makes a mickle

This advises thrift. If you start with a little and continually add a little, you will eventually have a mickle, which is an Anglo-Saxon word... Read more →