Yiddish proverbs Quotes

Yiddish proverbs

Yiddish proverbs Quotes

29 Jul , 2016  

The 10 best Yiddish proverbs Quotes :

1)”The prejudice is still there, but it’s breaking down. You have writers like Michael Chabon and The Yiddish Policemen’s Union. He’s a writer who’s determined to break down genre barriers. He’s done amazing things.”

2)”English is an outrageous tangle of those derivations and other multifarious linguistic influences, from Yiddish to Shoshone, which has grown up around a gnarly core of chewy, clangorous yawps derived from ancestors who painted themselves blue to frighten their enemies.”

3)”Gracious words are a honeycomb, sweet to the soul and healing to the bones.- Proverbs 16:24″

4)”The one thing an audience always has in common with a comedian is troubles. The Yiddish word for that is tsuris. You’re always putting your tsuris on stage whether you like it or not. No one is untroubled, unless they’re just, you know, an imbecile.”

5)”A man who is kind benefits himself, but a cruel man hurts himself. – Proverbs 11:17″

These are the 10 best Yiddish proverbs Quotes !

6)”A wise man makes his own decisions, an ignorant man follows public opinion”

7)”He who depends on himself will attain the greatest happiness.”

8)”I realised a long time ago that instrumental music speaks a lot more clearly than English, Spanish, Yiddish, Swahili, any other language. Pure melody goes outside time.”

9)”If you want your dreams to come true, don’t sleep”

10)”My father who in this case was an obsessive life-long storyteller, and by a very peculiar trick of my father’s. My father would tell a very, very long story, and the punch line would be in Yiddish.”

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