English Quiz: Complete the Proverb!
The original went: "In the land of the blind, the one-eyed man in king." "...the one-eyed man is king." "...the rat king is free." "...the devil is king." "...the king is the devil." "An idle brain..." This proverb can be dated as far back as the 4th century by theologian St. Jerome.
Phrases Are Everywhere, But How Many Do You Know?
Jesus Christ spoke these words (Mark 3:22-26), when accused by the scribes of Jerusalem that he was casting out devils with help from the Devil. He replied that if he were doing so then Satan must be expelling himself and therefore he will be destroyed.
I Feel the Need.. For Some Trivia!
1,800-2,000 years 2,500-3,000 years 2,800-3,500 years 3,800-4,000 years Which English soccer team is known as "The Red Devils"? Manchester United Liverpool Chelsea Tottenham Which country was the first to give women the right to vote, in 1893?
How Well Do You Know These Famous Quotations?
Standing on the shoulders of giants Hard work and perspicacity Learning from the best teachers Careful thought and reflection “Give the Devil .” Miguel de Cervantes The correct quotation from Spain’s greatest writer, Cervantes, ends thus: “Give the Devil his due.”
Are You Good At Phrases? Find Out In This Quiz
What’s the REAL Meaning of Easter?
Jesus of Nazareth, King of the Jews Ecce Homo Behold, the sinner Jesus of Nazareth hath a devil Which of these statements did Jesus not make while on the cross? Jesus said that the meek will inherit the Earth during his sermon on the mount. “The meek shall inherit the Earth.”
How Well Do You Know Easter?
Behold the Sinner Jesus of Nazareth King of the Jews Jesus of Nazareth is a devil Ecce Homo True or False: Most People Eat the legs of the bunny first Most people (59%) start with the ears True False Fabergé created the most expensive Easter Egg in the world. What did it recently sell for?
What Do You Know About Islam?
Muezzin Mawlawi Qadi Ulama What is the devil called in Islam? Iblīs Belial Samiel Lucifer What was the original color of the Black Stone of Mecca?
Did It Happen or Not?
Happened Didn't Happen Using forks used to be seen as sacrilegious The fork was associated with the pitchfork, the symbol of the devil, in medieval times. Happened Didn't Happen The nursery rhyme 'Mary Had A Little Lamb' was based on a true stroy Her name was Mary Sawyer.
Will You Recognize the Film By a Single Frame?
Schindler's List Inglorious Bastards Fiddler on the Roof The Devil's Arithmetic Which Al Pacino movie is this shot from? The Godfather was released in 1972 and is still considered the most famous mobster movie today.
Can We Challenge Your World History?
The Little Corporal The Devil’s Favorite The Eagle The Angel of War Which of the following inventions was the first to be patented? In 1845, Stephen Perry, of the rubber manufacturing company Messers Perry and Co., invented the rubber band to hold papers or envelopes together.
What Do Your Associations Reveal About Your Personality?
Hope Dream Sign Faith Myth Reality Which of the word options below has the strongest connection to the word “devil”? Threatening Nervous Angry Evil Wicked Funny Which of the word options below has the strongest connection to the word “adventure”?
What Emotion Hides In Your Subconscious?
The Hanged Man The Fool The Magician Death Queen of Wands Two Swords Choose a card that you feel describes your past Strength The Star Death Justice The Devil The Chariot Pick a card that symbolizes your love life The Lovers Temperance The Hanged Man The Empress Prince of Cups The Emperor Think about