The proverb “A black hen lays a white egg” is an old saying that has been used since the 16th century to convey the idea that something... Read more →
Proverbs with the word Black
Your faults are not excused by the faults of somebody else. 'Jack often travels on the train without a ticket, so why shouldn't I? 'Just... Read more →
This implies that there is a scoundrel in every family – a ne'er-do-well who is a is a disgrace to his parents and relatives.
No one is wholly bad, and when we think that someone has been blamed too much we use this proverb. 'I agree with you up the a post, but don't be... Read more →