28. September 2015 · Comments Off on conceit · Categories: Proverbs
  • He wants you to believe he created the mountain range

    teemahtzee lehrnehruh eenkuhn eh uhssdteghdzehr guh gahrdzeh

    This saying is used to indicate that someone has an over-inflated sense of self worth.
    He is an arrogant braggart.

  • If a (single) flea falls out of his nose, it becomes a thousand pieces of something

    keentehn lou mee eennee, hahzahr guhdohr gullee

    The symptom of a self-conceited person is that he always exagerates his self-importance by
    making an insignificant thing that he does into an event of worldwide importance.

  • The butterfly landed on the branch of a tree, it thought, “The tree will topple because of me!”

    Teetehrneeguh dzahruhn eh yehlehr, eench gah cheegah vahr eh tahpehr

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