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28 December 2006

Ata-sozu, anyone?

Amar Bakshi, a reader of the Washington Post blog 'PostGlobal', asks:
What is your favorite proverb or saying from where you live that you would want to share with the world? What does your proverb tell us about today? -
Before you high-tail it out of here to post your answer, please share it here first.


Anonymous said...

its sooo discussable. ok i wrote them:
"aklin yolu bir!" yeah. i know. please say critise. will you?

Murat Altinbasak said...

di, that kind of went over my head..
Seems to be a not so interesting topic after all! No worries. Everyone is in holiday mode and not paying much attention. Happy New Year to you, btw..

Ardent said...

My mothers favorite:

"Ates dustugu yeri yakar."
An ember burns where it falls.

Gamze said...

ardent, I think every Turkish mom must say that to their kids at some point. I know I have heard it a million times myself.

But I still like it.

Murat Altinbasak said...

"Asaga tukursem sakal, yukari tukursem biyik"

My favorite:

"Yalandan kim olmus?"
"Who has ever dies for telling a lie?"