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Proverbs containing the word Neighbours

What will Mrs. Grundy say?

What will the neighbours say? As is mentioned under We are all slaves of opinion, our actions are influenced by what other people may say or... Read more →

The rotten apple injures its neighbours

It is dangerous to keep bad company even if that is only one person because that rotten one can have a very bad influence on the rest for the... Read more →

Love your neighbour, yet pull not down your fence

This means the same as A hedge between keeps friendship green.

Good fences make good neighbours

We remain better friends if we do not see too much of one another. Our neighbour does not live in our house and we do not live in his. Hedge... Read more →