Wise Sayings: Letter D

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    Wise Sayings


    Don't guild the lily.

    Source: Yugoslavian
    Don't halloo until you're out of the wood.
    Author: Ben Franklin
    Don't hang your hat higher than you can reach.
    Category: Balance and moderation Source: Belizean
    Don't have too many irons in the fire.
    Author: Unknown
    Don't hide your light under a bushel.
    Source: American Proverb
    Don't judge a book by its cover.
    Category: Wisdom Source: American Proverb
    Don't judge any man until you have walked two moons in his moccasins.

    Source: Indian
    Don't judge anyone unless you've walked in their moccasins one moon.
    Source: Native American
    Don't judge of men's wealth or piety by their Sunday appearances.
    Author: Ben Franklin
    Don't just cross a river--cross it bearing fire!.

    Source: Indian
    Don't kick the horse you have to ride.

    Category: Animals Source: Darkovan
    Don't kill the goose that lays the golden egg.
    Author: Aesop
    Don't kill the man at the count's desire.

    Source: Spanish
    Don't learn too much, Jack, else you must do a great deal.

    Source: German
    Don't leave the high road for a short cut.

    Source: Portuguese
    Don't let the bastards grind you down.

    Source: Portuguese
    Don't let the cat out of the bag.

    Source: Portuguese
    Don't let the critics get you down.
    Author: Unknown
    Don't let the grass grow on the path of friendship.
    Category: Friendship Source: Native American
    Don't let your sorrow come higher than your knees.

    Source: Portuguese
    Don't live in a town where there are no doctors.

    Source: Jewish
    Don't look a gift horse in the mouth.

    Source: Jewish
    Don't look where you fell but where you slipped.
    Category: Practicality Source: Liberian
    Don't make a mountain out of a molehill.
    Author: Henry Ellis
    Don't make a toil of pleasure.

    Source: Jewish
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