Adhajal gagari chalakat jaay
English : Half-filled pot goes spilling
Meaning : Those with little knowledge
keep showing it. Those who know all are calm/silent.
Andhoon mein kaanaa raja.
English : A one-eyed man is king
amongst blind men.
Ab pachatae hoot kya jab
chidiya chug gayi khet.
English : Why repent now, when the bird
has already eaten the crop.
Meaning : There's no use of repentance
after time of action passes.
Aap bhala to jag bhala.
English : If one is good, then the
whole world is good.
Meaning : If you are good, you will
find that everyone else is good too.
Anth bhala to sab bhala.
English : If the end is good, everything
Meaning : All's well that ends well.
mein do talawaren nahi samaati.
English : Two swords do not fit in one
Meaning : Two of a trade seldom agree.
jaane aangan tedha
English : Knows no dance, claims the
stage is tilted.
Meaning : Said of a person without
skill who blames his failure on other things.
Ek haath se taali nahin bajati
English : One hand alone cannot make
the clap sound.
Meaning : It takes two to quarrel.
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