Wise Sayings: Letter B

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    Wise Sayings


    Big fish spring out of the kettle.

    Source: Dutch
    Big fleas have little fleas upon their backs to bite them, and little fleas have lesser fleas, and so ad infinitum.

    Source: Dutch
    Big flies break the spider's web.

    Source: Italian
    Big mouthfuls often choke.

    Source: Italian
    Big thunder, little rain.

    Source: English Proverb
    Big words seldom go with good deeds.

    Source: Danish
    Bird never flew so high but it had to come to the ground for food.

    Source: Dutch
    Birds fly not into our mouths ready roasted.

    Source: Latin
    Birds in their little nests agree.

    Source: Latin
    Birds of a feather, flock together.
    Author: Robert Burton
    Birds of prey do not flock together.

    Source: Portuguese
    Birds of prey do not sing.

    Source: German
    Bite me not, my name is little grizzle; had I a little tail I should be a little lion.

    Source: Dutch
    Bite not the dog that bites.

    Source: Danish
    Bite the biter.

    Source: Portuguese
    Biting and scratching is Scots folk\'s wooing.

    Source: British
    Bitter pills are gilded.

    Source: German
    Bitter pills may have wholesome effects.

    Source: German
    Black cows give white milk.

    Source: German
    Black hens lays white eggs.

    Source: Dutch
    Black will take no other hue.

    Source: Dutch
    Blacksmith's children are not afraid of sparks.

    Source: Danish
    Blame is the lazy man's wages.

    Source: Danish
    Blame it on the rain.

    Source: Danish
    Blaming your faults on your nature does not change the nature of your faults.

    Source: Indian
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