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Japanese Proverbs

Saru mono hibi ni utoshi
Out of sight, out of mind

Sawaranu kami ni tatari nashi
Let sleeping dogs lie

Seishin ittou nanigoto ka narazaran
Where there's a will there's a way

Kon'ya no shiro bakama.
The shoemaker's children go barefoot.

Saru mo ki kara ochiru.
Anyone can make a mistake.

Go ni itte wa go si shitagae
When in Rome do as the Romans.

Hstake kara hamaguri wa torenu.
You can't get blood from a stone.

Sendo uko shite fune yama ni noboru.
Too many cooks spoil the soup.

Seite wa koto wo shisonjiru
Haste makes waste

Shiranu ga hotoke
Ignorance is bliss

Shoujiki wa saizen no saku
Honesty is the best policy

Sugitaru wa oyobazaru ga gotoshi
Too much is as bad as too little

Chiri mo tsumoreba yama to naru.
Great oaks from little acorns grow.

Koi to seki to wa kakusarenu.
Love conquers all.

Yanagi ni kaze.
Follow the path of least resistance.

Nana korobi ya oki.
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.

Heso o kamedomo oyobanu.
Don't cut off your nose to spite your face.

Suntetsu hito wo sasu
Brevity is the soul of wit

Takara no mochigusare
A white elephant

Toki wa kane nari
Time is money

Tora no i wo kariru kitsune
A bluffer. (A fox who borrows the skin of a tiger)

Tsukiyo ni chouchin
Coals to Newcastle

Yasumono kai no zeni ushinau
Penny wise, pound foolish

Iwanu ga hana
Literally: not-speaking is the flower
Some things are better left unsaid; Silence is golden

Yowarime ni tatarime
It never rains but it pours



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