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13 Of The Best Thai Proverbs

Thailand has a rich history and therefore also lots of wisdom to be passed on. Some of this wisdom is based on indigenous believes and experiences but nonetheless very fitting. Here are 13 of Thailand's most well known proverbs.

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Breaking isn't always bad

One can't make an omelette without breaking eggs.
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One can't make an omelette without breaking eggs.

Who said we don't need no water?

Save some water to use during dry season
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Save some water to use during dry season

One's never too old!

Old cows like to eat young grass
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Old cows like to eat young grass

You gotta go to work work work work

To be as diligent as an ant
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To be as diligent as an ant

High tiiide and low tiiiiiide

At high-tide the fish eat ants, at low-tide the ants eat fish
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At high-tide the fish eat ants, at low-tide the ants eat fish

Is it getting hot in here?

Eat chili sauce only from one cup!
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Eat chili sauce only from one cup!

I don't care if Monday's blue

Preventive measure is better than curative measure.
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Preventive measure is better than curative measure.

Take that, man's best friend

Never trust a sleeping dog.
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Never trust a sleeping dog.

I might be there for you, if you got good food.

Friends for a meal are easy to find, friends until the end f life are difficult to find.
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Friends for a meal are easy to find, friends until the end f life are difficult to find.

The Dead Elephants #SoundsLikePunkRock

A dead elephant can not be covered by a lotus leaf.
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A dead elephant can not be covered by a lotus leaf.

Is that how Vanessa Mae learned it?

To play violin for the buffalo to listen to.
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To play violin for the buffalo to listen to.

Wolfpack!

Who that keeps the company with the wolves will learn to howl.
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Who that keeps the company with the wolves will learn to howl.

Talking to the moon

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