Wise Sayings: Letter A


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    Wise Sayings


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    An old rat won't go into the trap.

    Source: Dutch
    An old wolf is not scared by loud cries.

    Source: Danish
    An old wolf is used to be shouted at.

    Source: Dutch
    An old woman dancing makes a great dust. [Anything out of season is obnoxious.]

    Source: Latin
    An old woman would dance!

    Source: Latin
    An onion will not produce a rose.

    Source: Latin
    An open box tempts an honest man.

    Source: Portuguese
    An open countenance often conceals close thoughts.

    Source: Portuguese
    An open door tempts a saint.

    Source: Spanish
    An open enemy is better than a false friend.

    Source: Greek
    An open foe may prove a curse but a pretended friend is worse.
    Category: Friendship Author: Ben Franklin
    An opportunity is found with difficulty and easily lost.

    Source: Latin
    An ounce of discretion is better than a pound of knowledge.

    Source: Italian
    An ounce of favour goes further, or is worth more, than a pound of justice.

    Source: French
    An ounce of luck is worth a pound of wisdom.

    Source: French
    An ounce of mother is worth a pound of priests.

    Source: Spanish
    An ounce of mother-wit is worth a pound of school-wit.

    Source: German
    An ounce of practice is worth a pound of precept.

    Source: Dutch
    An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.
    Category: Health Author: Unknown
    An ounce of state to a pound of gold.

    Source: Spanish
    An ounce of wit that's bought Is worth a pound that's taught.

    Source: Spanish
    An oven whose door does not shut does not bake its loaves.

    Source: Maltese
    An ox and an ass don't yoke well to the same plough.

    Source: Dutch
    An ox with long horns, even if he does not butt, will be accused of butting.

    Source: Malay
    An unasked excuse infers transgression.

    Source: Malay
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