“Even the Devil needs a friend”- Asian Indian Proverb
My mother always whispers this under her breath, and I’ve never quite understood what it meant. I’ve asked her, but that always ended her cursing me back in my language to shut up and do something productive, which also leads to another proverb; ” An empty mind is a Devil’s workshop”. Yes, another Devil proverb.
Anyway, a Devil needing a friend never made any sense. And yes. I did search the world wide web( see how expanded “www.” to gain more words on my word count. Ha!). And it’s not just this proverb that makes me lunatic. Every single proverb is like a riddle with no solution. Why have proverbs when you can just say the point you wish to convey directly and clearly. Is it that hard?
I decided to some very very scientific research to see why we have proverbs. First I searched up the meaning.
According to Dictionary.com, a proverb is “
I’m still looking for more so hopefully I will have way more information next time.