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Proverbs containing the word People

Some people cannot see the wood for the trees

When we stand in the middle of a wood, we can see only the trees immediately around us, but we know that the wood is there, for if there were no... Read more →

Comparisons are odious

This proverb dates back to the fifteenth century. It means that we should not make comparisons between two people, because it is very likely... Read more →

The voice of the people is the voice of God

This comes to us from the Latin: Vox pouli vox Dei. Dr. Brewer made these comments: 'This does not mean that the voice of the many is wise and... Read more →