Turkish people often use old, wise sayings in order to make the best possible decisions to avoid sticky situations. Proverbs and their affect on people's day-to-day decisions are very strong in Turkey.
Nightlife in Istanbul might not be on same level as it is in major European or American cities, but it still has something to offer. You just need to know where to look. We took the heavy burden of partying in many different clubs around the city upon ourselves so that we could give you our top 5 list. You're welcome.