Wise Sayings: Letter D


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    Dirty water does not wash clean.

    Source: Italian
    Dirty water will quench fire.

    Source: Italian
    Discover not your silent money (i.e. your hoarded money) to anybody.

    Source: Spanish
    Discreet stops make speedy journeys.

    Source: Spanish
    Discretion in speech is more important than eloquence.

    Source: English Proverb
    Discretion is the better part of valor.

    Source: English Proverb
    Discretion is the better part of valor.
    Author: William Shakespeare
    Disease is soon shaken By physic soon taken.

    Source: English Proverb
    Diseases are the interest of pleasures.

    Source: English Proverb
    Disgraced like a man whose own pet bites him.

    Source: Madagasy
    Disputing and borrowing cause grief and sorrowing.

    Source: German
    Dissemblers oftener deceive themselves than others.

    Source: German
    Distance lends enchantment to the view.
    Author: Thomas Campbell
    Distant hills look beautiful; near ones are ugly.

    Source: Goan
    Distrust is poison to friendship.

    Source: Danish
    Divide and rule. [Win by creating disunion among your adversaries.]

    Source: Latin
    Do as I say, not as I do.

    Source: Latin
    Do as others do, and few will mock you.

    Source: Danish
    Do as you would be done by.

    Source: Danish
    Do as you would be done unto.

    Source: Latin
    Do business best when the wind's in the west.

    Source: Latin
    Do chattering monkeys mimic men, Or we, turned apes, out-monkey them?

    Source: Latin
    Do good and care not to whom.
    Category: Good and evil Source: Portuguese
    Do good and throw it in the sea.

    Source: Palestinian
    Do good if you expect to receive it.

    Source: Palestinian
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