Proverbi Italiani (Italian Proverbs)

Some of our Favourite Italian Proverbs

Amicizie e maccheroni, sono meglio caldi.
Friendship and macaroni are best when warm.

Nulla si fa senza volonta! 
Without commitment, nothing gets done!

L’amicizia rimane un ancora fedele.
Friendship remains a faithful anchor.

Il riso e la migliore medicana.
Laughter is the best medicine.

Chi mangia bene, viva bene.
Who eats well, lives well.

Come semini, cosi raccogli.
As you sow, so shall ye reap.

Buona salute e la vera richezza.
Good health is true wealth.

Amicie vini sono meglio vecchie.
Old friends and old wine are best.

 

Do you have a favourite Italian proverb of your own?

Email it to cibo.osteria@gmail.com and we just might add it to our list of favourites!