, pub-0418880821635173, DIRECT, f08c47fec0942fa0 World of Proverbs: Diligent (13)

Diligent (13)

A great fortune depends on luck, a small one on diligence.
— Chinese

All work asks for diligence. — African (Ovambo)

Better than a thousand days of diligent
study is one day with a great teacher.
— Japanese

Care and diligence bring luck.
— English

Diligence is the parent of fortune.
— German

Diligence is the mother of success.
— English

Diligence usually prospers.
— Welsh

Diligence is the mother of good luck.
— English

Diligent work makes a skillful workman.
— Danish

There is no dull blade to him who diligently sharpens it.
— Filipino

There is no diligence without a crown on its head.
— Welsh

Too much diligence is hurtful.
— English

Where luck is wanting, diligence is useless.
— Spanish