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A basic Principle of the Myanmar Way of Thinking Reflected in Myanmar Proverbs
- The word 'proverb' is derived from the Latin word 'proverbium', which means a brief popular saying. A proverb expresses a truth based on common fense or the practical experience of mankind. Every society has its own prove..-bs that can display thoughts of its people. Myanmar proverbs through the Ages have exhibited the Myanmar way of thinking and Myanmar way of living that identifies the national characteristics of the Myanmar people. This paper tries to reveal one of the basic principles of the Myanmar way of thinking reflected in Myanmar proverbs.
Myat Mon Oo
- Jour. Myan. Acad Arts & Sc.