Example of English Proverbs Starting with the Letter 'L'
Laughter is the best medicine.
Laws catch flies, but let hornets go free.
Learn to creep before you leap.
Learn to say before you sing.
Learn to walk before you run.
Learn wisdom by the follies of others.
Least said, soonest mended.
Leaves without figs.
Let bygones be bygones.
Let every man praise the bridge he goes over.
Let him who is without sin cast the first stone.
Let sleeping dogs lie.
Let well (enough) alone.
Liars need good memories.
Lie down with dogs, wake up with fleas.
Lies have short legs.
Life begins at forty.
Life is but a span.
Life is not a bed of roses.
Life is not all cakes and ale (beer and skittles).
Life's a female dog and then you die
Like a cat on hot bricks.
Like a needle in a haystack.
Like begets like.
Like cures like.
Like draws to like.
Like father like son.
Like master, like man.
Like mother, like daughter.
Like parents, like children.
Like priest, like people.
Like teacher, like pupil.
Like water off a duck's back.
Little by little and bit by bit.
Little chips light great fires.
Little enemies and little wounds must not be despised.
Little knowledge is a dangerous thing.
Little pigeons can carry great messages.
Little pitchers have long ears.
Little strokes fell great oaks.
Little thieves are hanged, but great ones escape.
Little things amuse little minds.
Live and learn.
Live and let die.
Live and let live.
Live not to eat, but eat to live.
Long absent, soon forgotten.
Look after the pennies and the pounds will look after themselves.
Look before you leap, but having leapt never look back.
Look before you leap.
Lookers-on see more than players.
Lord (God, Heaven) helps those (them) who help themselves.
Lost time is never found again.
Love cannot be forced.
Love in a cottage.
Love is blind, as well as hatred.
Love is blind.
Love me, love my dog.
Love will creep where it may not go.