Dictionary of Proverbs
Proverbs are wise sayings. They are usually short, pithy statements of general truth. Proverbs are largely based on common sense or the practical experience of humanity. They are often metaphorical.
The word ?proverb? is said to have originated from the Latin word proverbium meaning concrete statement. These statements usually express a truth of any kind ranging from spiritual, practical to philosophical.
The book is packed with popular proverbs arranged under alphabetical headings intended to help the readers in finding the proverbs of their choice. The use of proverbs certainly adds to the beauty and impact of the expression. The readers are sure to benefit from this book.