Proverbs on "The American Way"

Select a grocery store that primarily serves members of an identifiable racial or ethnic group (Asian or Latino, for example).

Proverbs Value expressed by the proverb Alternative to this value in other culture(s)
1. There's no fool like an old fool. To be old is to be foolish, useless With age comes wisdom
2. God helps those who help themselves.    
3. The early bird catches the worm.    
4. A rolling stone gathers no moss.    
5. Take the bull by the horns.    
6. The sweetest grapes hang the highest.    
7. There's more than one way to skin a cat.    
8. If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.    
9. A stitch in time saves nine.    
10. Busy hands are happy hands.    

adapted from Sondra Thiederman's Bridging Cultural Barriers for Corporate Success . New York : Lexington Books, 1991.