Drop by drop would make a lake.

Wrap yourself together in a carpet and roll together with your kinsmen.

Without sowing a single wheat you would not harvest thousand ones.

Wise enemy is better than a foolish friend.

Until spring comes, nightingales do not sing.

Unearned riches have no goods.

Tree would bend when it bears fruit.

Tongue may muddle up and say the truth.

To tell the dog to catch, and the rabbit to run.

The forest can't be without its jackals.

Speak not of what you have read, but about what you have understood.

Someone's end, someone's beginning.

Smart bird gets trapped in its beak.

Shameful is not the one who doesn't know, but the one who doesn't ask.

Saying "halva-halva" won't make your mouth sweet.

Politeness is not sold in the bazaar.

Pass the bridge that your kinsmen have passed.

Overtakes whom gets, and stones whom doesn't.

One's own simple bread is much better than someone else's pilaf.

Never mind storms and snows for the sake of a friend.

Mullah is sick when poor dies.

Mouth will not be sweet if you say halva.

Make sure your blanket covers your feet.

Look at my color, know my mood.

It's not shameful not to know, but it's shameful not to ask.

Intelligence is in the head, not in the age.

I tried to draw the eyebrow, but I ended up poking the eye.

He can't see the beam in his own, but he's looking for an eyelash in someone else's.

Grass grows on its roots.

Every tree casts shadow on its own bottom.

Dog has to have its stomach full.

Courage mounteth with occasion.

Courage is ten, nine is the ability to escape.

Cheap meat never makes a good soup.

Bless the builders, damn the slayers.

Beauty without virtue is a curse.

Beauty is ten, nine of which is dressing.

A man would not lick what he spit.

A man says his word to the face.

A mad man drops a rock into water well, so that thousand wise men can not take it out.