No se ganó Zamora en una hora.
translation: Zamora was not won in an hour.
meaning:Good things take time.
El mayor error que uno puede cometer es pensar en el error que va a cometer.
translation: The biggest error that one can commit is to think about the error that you are going to commit.
meaning: forge ahead, don't worry about what may happen
Muchos pocos hacen un mucho.
translation: many little things make a lot
meaning: little things amount to a lot
Más vale maña que fuerza.
translation: Better skill than strength
meaning: Skill is more valuable than strength (The greatest achievements are achieved with skill, not force and violence)
El que tiene boca se equivoca.
translation:he who has a mouth makes mistakes
meaning: we all make mistakes
Alcanza quien no cansa.
translation: He who succeeds does not grow weary of trying
meaning: you must work hard in order to succeed.
Donde hay gana, hay maña.
translation: Where there's a will, there's a way
meaning: If we have the determination to do something, we can always find the path or method to do it.
No hay miel sin hiel.
translation: there is no honey without bitterness
meaning: nothing good in life comes free
Quien adelante no mira, atrás se queda.
translation: He who does not look ahead will be left behind
meaning: don't dwell in the past, focus on the future
Si te gusta el durazno, báncate la pelusa.
translation: If you like the peach, you have to deal with the fuzz.
meaning: you have to take the good with the bad
Sólo lo barato se compra con dinero.
translation: Money only buys what is cheap
meaning: money cant buy everything
Las cosas del palacio van despacio
translation: things of the palace go slowly
meaning: good things take time
Camarón que se duerme, se lo lleva la corriente.
translation: A shrimp that falls asleep with be carried away by the current
meaning:You snooze, you lose.
A quien madruga, Dios le ayuda.
The early bird gets the worm. Early to bed, early to rise makes a man wealthy healthy and wise