Swedish quotes in English from famous Swedes and Swedish proverbs translated to English. Better listen to a broken string than never having bent a bow. Små sår och fattiga vänner ska man inte förakta. Live Streaming and User-Generated Content · Why Swedes are Happier Than We Are: An American Perspective. on Pinterest. | See more ideas about Search, Searching and A quotes. Love- Happiness-Positivity-Mindfulness-Mindful living-Spirituality-Law of Attraction-The . Meaning: Avoid being dependent on others. . på något gott, blir aldrig tjock” (“ he who waits for something good, never gets fat”). .. render a Man completely happy in point of Time, nor one Action confummate his Glory in Point of Valour. There is no accounting for taste. Bad situations often bring something good with them. When in Rome, do as the Romans; When among wolves you must howl. A chain is only as strong as its weakest link. From the Bible, Ecclesiastes 1: Treat others as you would want to be treated yourself. If the head is dumb, the body suffers. Grab the bull by its horns. Vi är alla olika, och du ska naturligtvis kunna köpa de kläder som passar just din smak. Too many cooks spoil the broth.