To sell oil

To sell oil — One of the meanings of this proverb could be… to spend time chitchatting or to waste time in the middle of a task Comes from Edo …

3 day monk.

3 day monk. — One of the meanings of this proverb could be… Someone who gives up easily or is adverse to work. (This is a Japanese proverb, saying, or …

After the rain, earth hardens

After the rain, earth hardens — One of the meanings of this proverb could be… Adversity builds character./After a storm, things will stand on more solid ground than they did …