Proverb about Foolish People


Narrow necked bottles

To celebrate our 225th anniversary, we’re looking through our archives to bring you 225 pieces of wit, wisdom, and fun in a series we’re calling Almanac Treasures (see more of them here).

It is with narrow-souled people as with narrow-necked bottles—the less they have in them, the more noise they make in pouring it out.


1803 Old Farmer's Almanac

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