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The Wailing Wall, by Gustave Bauerfeind (detail) [1890] (Public Domain image)

Ancient Jewish Proverbs

by Abraham Cohen


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This entry in the Wisdom of the East series is a treasury of traditional Jewish proverbs, mostly extracted from the Talmud and Mishna.

Title Page
Table of Contents
Editorial Note
Chapter I: Human Existence
Chapter II: Family Life
Chapter III: Human Virtues
Chapter IV: Human Faults
Chapter V: Occupations
Chapter VI: Rules of Conduct
Chapter VII: Vagaries of Fortune
Chapter VIII: Social Life
Chapter IX: Colloquialisms
Chapter X: Miscellaneous