- "Eger gul nît, dirrigîş mebe."
- Idiomatic Translation: If you cannot contribute positivity, least do not contribute adversity.
- Literal Translation: If you are not a flower, don't be a thorn.
- "Çi dil hizir deket, dev xeber dedet."
- Translation: Whatever the heart thinks, the mouth will speak.
- "Şolkerê xo be, xuşteviyê xelkî be"
- Translation: Help yourself, and be helped by others.
- "Zanetîyê sivik, barê giran"
- Idiomatic Translation: One who has little wisdom will have greater burdens.
- Literal Translation: Light wisdom, heavy burden.