Wise Sayings: Letter D

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    Wise Sayings


    Don't cry fish before they're caught.

    Source: German
    Don't cry fried fish before they are caught.

    Source: Italian
    Don't cry herrings till they are in the net.

    Source: Dutch
    Don't cry holloa! till you're out of the bush.

    Source: Dutch
    Don't cry hurra! till your are over the hedge (till you are out of the wood).

    Source: German
    Don't cry over spilt milk.
    Author: James Howell
    Don't cry till you are out of the wood.
    Source: American Proverb
    Don't cut off your nose to spite your face.
    Source: French Proverb
    Don't dig your grave with your own knife and fork.

    Source: English Proverb
    Don't divide the spoil before the victory is won.

    Source: German
    Don't do that of which you doubt the propriety.

    Source: Latin
    Don't draw another's bow, don't ride another's horse, don't mind another's business.

    Source: Latin
    Don't empty the water jar until the rain falls.

    Source: Philippine
    Don't expect things to go right the first time.
    Author: Unknown
    Don't fall before you're pushed.

    Source: English Proverb
    Don't find fault with what you don't understand.

    Source: French
    Don't find fault, find a remedy.
    Author: Henry Ford
    Don't fly till your wings are feathered.

    Source: German
    Don't get mad, get even.

    Source: German
    Don't gild the lily.
    Author: Unknown
    Don't give cherries to pigs or advice to fools.

    Source: Irish
    Don't give up the ship.
    Author: Unknown
    Don't go a-fishing to a famous stream.

    Source: Italian
    Don't go barking up the wrong tree.
    Author: Davy Crockett
    Don't go looking for trouble.
    Author: Aesop
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