This springs from a belief in an after life that is better than this life. On this assumption a person who dies young is luckier than one who... Read more →
Proverbs containing the word Young
To sow ones wild oats is to commit youthful excesses or follies and, having commuted them, to mend one's ways. Thomas Nashe wrote over four... Read more →
You cannot expect young people to be a wise and prudent as their elders.
This proverb suggests, rightly or wrongly, that the women who marries an old man will fare better than the women who marries a young one, on the... Read more →