Proverbs with the word Wheel

The squeaky wheel gets the grease

This is an American proverb used to convey the idea that the most noticeable (or loudest) people are the ones most likely to get attention and... Read more →

The worst wheel of the cart creaks most

The inefficient or lazy worker is the one who does all the complaining.

There are wheels within wheels

In complex machinery the wheels that are apparently doing the work are turned by other, less obvious wheels. Figuratively, 'wheels within... Read more →

Don’t speak to the man at the wheel

The driver of a car must give all his attention to his driving. If you are a passenger don't take his mind off what he is doing by talking about... Read more →