Wise Sayings: Letter B

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    Wise Sayings


    Be it ever so humble there's no place like home.
    Author: Unknown
    Be just before you are generous.
    Author: E Haywood
    Be just before you're generous
    Source: Chinese
    Be master of mind rather than mastered by mind.

    Source: Zen
    Be merry, Shrovetide, for to-morrow thou wilt be ashes.

    Source: Spanish
    Be mine; I will be thine.

    Source: Latin
    Be my enemy and go to my mill.

    Source: Spanish
    Be neither intimate nor distant with the clergy.

    Source: Irish
    Be nice to people on your way up because you might meet 'em on your way down.
    Category: Life and living Author: Jimmy Durante
    Be not a baker if your head is butter.

    Source: Spanish
    Be not afraid of growing slowly, be afraid only of standing still.
    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    Be not an esquire where you were a page.

    Source: Spanish
    Be not ashamed of your craft.
    Source: German
    Be not disturbed at being misunderstood; be disturbed at not understanding.
    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    Be not niggardly of what costs thee nothing, as courtesy, counsel and countenance.
    Author: Ben Franklin
    Be not overcome by evil but repay evil with good.
    Source: Bible
    Be not unmindful of obligations conferred.

    Source: Latin
    Be not water, taking the tint of all colors.
    Category: Authenticity Source: Syrian
    Be old betimes that thou may'st long be so.

    Source: Latin
    Be old betimes, if you wish your old age to last.

    Source: Latin
    Be old when young, if you would be young when old.

    Source: Latin
    Be on a horse when you go in search of a better one.

    Category: Animals Source: Chinese
    Be on your guard against a silent dog and still water.

    Source: Latin
    Be patient with a bad neighbor: he may move or face misfortune.

    Category: Relationships Source: Egyptian
    Be resolved and the thing is done.
    Source: Chinese
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