- Example: “She’s showing her true colors.”
- A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.
- Don’t count your chickens before they hatch.
- Eating humble pie.
- He has run amok.
In wrapping up, there are probably thousands of Proverbs and I only gave you five in order to keep this article short. The next time you use an old proverb think about whether or not you really know its meaning and where it actually came from…the answer is just a Google click away. This is what being a Knowledge Seeker is all about.