Wise Sayings: Letter D

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    Wise Sayings


    Don't tell a secret to anybody, unless you want the whole world to know it.

    Source: Latin
    Don't that just butter your grits.

    Source: Latin
    Don't think there are no crocodiles because the water is calm.

    Source: Malayan
    Don't throw a stone into a well from which you have drunk.

    Source: Yiddish
    Don't throw away the old bucket until you know whether the new one holds water.

    Source: Yiddish
    Don't throw away your dirty water till you have got clean.

    Source: German
    Don't throw out the baby with the bath water.
    Source: American Proverb
    Don't throw out your dirty water until you get in fresh.
    Category: Wisdom Source: American Proverb
    Don't throw the baby out with the bath water.
    Author: Unknown
    Don't throw the handle after the bill.

    Source: Dutch
    Don't toot your own horn.
    Author: Unknown
    Don't treat the symptom, instead find the cause.
    Author: Unknown
    Don't trust your bone to another man's dog.

    Category: Animals Source: Darkovan
    Don't try to buy fish in the Dry Towns.

    Category: Animals Source: Darkovan
    Don't try to run before you can walk.

    Category: Philosophical Source: Darkovan
    Don't upset the apple cart.
    Source: American Proverb
    Don't use a lot where a little will do.
    Source: American Proverb
    Don't use an axe to embroider.

    Source: Malaysian
    Don't waste good iron for nails or good men for soldiers.

    Source: Chinese
    Don't waste too many stones on one bird.

    Category: Animals Source: Chinese
    Don't wish your life away.
    Category: Wish Author: Unknown
    Don't yoke the plough before the horses.

    Source: Dutch
    Donkey's lips don't fit onto a horse's mouth.

    Category: Animals Source: Chinese
    Don\'t bite off more than you can chew.

    Source: Spanish
    Don\'t change horses in midstream.

    Source: German
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