Bells Proverbs

Sayings about Bells

The sound of a church bell at times has more effect than a sermon. ~ American Proverbs

The bell is loud because it is empty. ~ Polish Proverbs

God comes to see without ringing the bell. ~ Spanish Proverbs

A cracked bell can never sound well. ~ Ghanaian Proverbs

A good example is like a bell that calls many to church. ~ Danish Proverbs

If you are going to steal bells plug your ears. ~ Mongolian Proverbs

A tiger wearing a bell will starve. ~ Mongolian Proverb

The one who rings the fire bell is safe. ~ Spanish Proverb

Great fools must have great bells. ~ Dutch Proverbs

If two doctors visit a sick man, the sexton rings the bells. ~ Spanish Proverb

Hidden virtues ring like a soft bell. ~ Japanese Proverbs

A good bell is heard from far, a bad one still further. ~ Finnish Proverbs

He who has lost his oxen is always hearing bells. ~ Spanish Proverb

He who receives the offerings let him ring the bells. ~ Spanish Proverb

When big bells ring, little ones are not heard. ~ Serbian Proverb

One bell serves a parish. ~ Italian Proverb

It is a poor parish where the priest has to ring his own bells. ~ Polish Proverb

One cannot ring the bells and walk in the procession. ~ French Proverb

Thieves never steal bells. ~ Tibetan Proverb

Quotations about Bells

Saying about Bells

Sincerity is not part of the political vocabulary. If it is used or implied bells should ring. ~ Bangambiki Habyarimana

Trying to squash a rumor is like trying to unring a bell. ~ Shana Alexander

When a nation’s young men are conservative, its funeral bell is already rung. ~ Henry Ward Beecher

Every time you hear a bell ring, it means that some angel’s just got his wings. ~ Frances Goodrich

People who live in glass houses have to answer the bell. ~ Bruce Patterson

I heard the bells on Christmas Day. Their old familiar carols play. And wild and sweet the words repeat. Of peace on earth goodwill to men. ~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

I was allowed to ring the bell for five minutes until everyone was in assembly. It was the beginning of power. ~ Jeffrey Archer

To the counsel of fools a wooden bell. ~ George Herbert

The act of bell ringing is symbolic of all proselytizing religions. It implies the pointless interference with the quiet of other people. ~ Ezra Pound

A bell’s not a bell ’til you ring it, a song’s not a song ’til you sing it, Love in your heart wasn’t put there to stay, Love isn’t love ’til you give it away! ~ Oscar Hammerstein II

True love comes quietly, without banners or flashing lights. If you hear bells, get your ears checked. ~ Erich Segal

The game is not lost – or won – until the last bell goes. ~ John Curtin

The temple bell stops but I still hear the sound coming out of the flowers. ~ Basho

Bells call others, but themselves enter not into the Church. ~ George Herbert

Do what you know best; if you’re a runner, run, if you’re a bell, ring. ~ Ignas Bernstein

Like this post? Please share to your friends:
Leave a Reply

;-) :| :x :twisted: :smile: :shock: :sad: :roll: :razz: :oops: :o :mrgreen: :lol: :idea: :grin: :evil: :cry: :cool: :arrow: :???: :?: :!: