Ending Quotes

By | July 2, 2010
  • A good beginning makes a good ending. ~ English Proverb
  • All good things must come to an end. ~ Traditional Proverb
  • All lovely things will have an ending, all lovely things will fade and die; and youth, that’s now so bravely spending, Will beg a penny by and by. ~ Conrad Aiken
  • Anger ends in cruelty. ~ Indian Proverb
  • Become addicted to constant and never-ending self-improvement. ~ Anthony J. D’Angelo
  • Better a mistake at the beginning than at the end. ~ Cameroonian Proverb
  • Between the beginning and the end there is always middle. ~ Brazilian Proverb
  • Every stick has two ends. ~ Kalmyk Proverb
  • Everything ends in weeping. ~ Yiddish Proverb
  • Everything has an end — except a sausage, which has two. ~ Danish Proverb
  • Everything has an end with the exception of God. ~ Dutch Proverb
  • God does not pay weekly, but He pays at the end. ~ Dutch Proverb
  • Great is the art of beginning, but greater is the art of ending. ~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  • He, who always wants the last word, ends up talking to himself. ~ Breton Proverb
  • He, who begins a conversation, does not foresee the end. ~ Mauritanian Proverb
  • He who follows advice from women will end up in hell. ~ Hebrew Proverb
  • He who never begins will never end. ~ Italian Proverb
  • If we do not change our direction, we are likely to end up where we are headed. ~ Chinese Proverb
  • If you know the beginning well, the end will not trouble you. ~ African Proverb
  • In the life of the spirit there is no ending that is not a beginning. ~ Henrietta Zolde
  • It takes two to quarrel, but only one to end it. ~ Spanish Proverb
  • Large desire is endless poverty. ~ Indian Proverb
  • Laughter is not at all a bad beginning for a friendship, and it is far the best ending for one. ~ Oscar Wilde
  • Life, like a fire, begins in smoke and ends in ashes. ~ Arabian Proverb
  • Love is life’s end, but never ending. Love is life’s wealth, never spent, but ever spending. Love’s life’s reward, rewarded in rewarding. ~ Herbert Spencer
  • Marriages sealed with rings end with drawn knives. ~ French Proverb
  • No needle is sharp at both ends. ~ Chinese Proverb
  • Nothing ends nicely, that’s why it ends. ~ Tom Cruise
  • Only death itself can end our hope. ~ Arabian Proverb
  • Patience begins with tears and ends with a smile. ~ Spanish Proverb
  • Quarrels end, but words once spoken never die. ~ Sierra Leonean Proverb
  • Regret, like a tail, comes at the end. ~ Ethiopian Proverb
  • Shake hands at the beginning and at the end. ~ German Proverb
  • That is good wisdom which is wisdom in the end. ~ Dutch Proverb
  • The end is never as satisfying as the journey. To have achieved everything but to have done so without integrity and excitement is to have achieved nothing. ~ Author Unknown
  • The end justifies the means. ~ Traditional Proverb
  • The end of mirth is the beginning of sorrow. ~ Dutch Proverb
  • The end of the pig is the beginning of the sausage. ~ Italian Proverb
  • The happiest life ends before death. ~ Chinese Proverb
  • The happy ending is our national belief. ~ Mary McCarthy
  • The longest day soon comes to an end. ~ Traditional Proverb
  • The quickest way of ending a war is to lose it. ~ George Orwell
  • The river’s reputation ends where the sea begins. ~ Russian Proverb
  • The soul of an idiot is always dancing on the end of his tongue. ~ Arabian Proverb
  • The time-honored bread-sauce of the happy ending. ~ Henry James
  • Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending. ~ Carl Bard
  • Three glasses of wine end a hundred quarrels. ~ Chinese Proverb
  • War ends nothing. ~ Congolese Proverb
  • We start to die when we are born, and the end depends on the beginning. ~ Latin Proverb
  • What a fool does in the end, the wise do in the beginning. ~ Spanish Proverb
  • When ambition ends, happiness begins. ~ Hungarian Proverb
  • When someone gives you a drop of water rewards him with a never ending source. ~ Chinese Proverb
  • When your wine is finished, conversation ends; when your money has been spent, you lose your friends. ~ Serbian Proverb