Belgian Proverbs

Also see Netherlands

Donít use another personís mouth unless it has been lent to you.

Honor is better than honors.

There is no use waiting for your ship to come in if you havenít sent one out.


Belgium is a small country with about 10 million people who speak Dutch, French, and German. Throughout its history, it has been influenced, ruled, or had settlers from the Celts, Romans, Franks, Hapsburgs, and Dutch.

Some Belgian themes include beer, parks, carnivals, paintings, and museums.