Wise Sayings: Letter A

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    Wise Sayings


    A proud heart can survive a general failure because such a failure does not prick its pride.
    Source: African proverb
    A proud pauper and a rich miser are contemptible beings.

    Source: Italian
    A proverb can't be judged.

    Source: Russian
    A proverb is a short sentence based on long experience.

    Source: Spanish
    A proverb is a short sentence based on long experience.
    Category: Proverbs Source: American
    A proverb is one man's wit and all men's wisdom.
    Category: Proverbs Author: Lord John Russell
    A proverb is the child of experience.

    Source: English Proverb
    A proverb never lies, it is only its meaning which deceives.

    Source: German
    A prudent man does not make the goat his gardener.

    Source: Hungarian
    A puff of wind and popular praise weigh alike.

    Source: Hungarian
    A quarrel is like buttermilk: once it's out of the churn, the more you shake it, the more sour it grows.

    Source: Irish
    A quarrelsome man has no good neighbours.
    Author: Ben Franklin
    A quiet tongue shows a wise head.

    Source: Irish
    A rabbithorn cannot be a war-horse and will only become a laughingstock if he should try.

    Source: Darkovan
    A ragged coat finds little credit.

    Source: Italian
    A ragged colt may make a handsome horse.

    Source: Portuguese
    A ragged sack holds no grain, a poor man is not taken into counsel.

    Source: Italian
    A rainy morn oft brings a pleasant day.

    Source: Italian
    A rash man, a skin of good wine, and a glass vessel, do not last long.

    Source: Portuguese
    A rat is not born a rabbit.

    Source: Nigerian
    A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.
    Category: Friendship Author: Unknown
    A reconciled friend is a double enemy.

    Source: Spanish
    A red-nosed man may be a teetotaler, but will find no one to believe it.
    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    A reed before the wind lives on, while mighty oaks do fall.
    Source: Chinese
    A resolute heart endures no counsel.

    Source: Portuguese
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