Wise Sayings: Letter D

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    Wise Sayings


    Destroy the lion while he is but a whelp.

    Source: Portuguese
    Destroy your enemy by making him your friend.
    Category: War Author: Abraham Lincoln
    Deviate an inch, lose a thousand miles.

    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    Devil take the hindmost.

    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    Devils must be driven out with devils.

    Source: German
    Diamond cut diamond.

    Source: French
    Diamond cuts diamond.
    Author: Marstow
    Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount.

    Source: Hindustani
    Diet cures more than the lancet.

    Source: Hindustani
    Different fields, different grasshoppers; different seas, different fish.

    Source: Indonesian
    Different men have different opinions; Some like apples, some onions.

    Source: Indonesian
    Different men like different things.

    Source: Latin
    Different pursuits suit different ages.

    Source: Latin
    Different strokes for different folks.

    Source: Latin
    Different strokes for different folks.
    Author: Clarence Darrow
    Different times different manners.

    Source: Italian
    Differing in words, not in reality. [A verbal, not an actual difference.]

    Source: Latin
    Difficulties make you a jewel.
    Category: Adversity Source: Japanese
    Dig a well before you are thirsty.

    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    Dig a well every day to drink water every day.

    Source: Hindu
    Dig your well before you\'re thirsty.

    Source: Hindu
    Diligence is a great teacher.
    Source: Arabian Proverb
    Diligence is the mother of good luck.
    Author: Ben Franklin
    Diligence is the mother of good luck.
    Source: Arabian Proverb
    Diligent work makes a skilful workman.

    Source: Danish
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