Wise Sayings: Letter E

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    Wise Sayings


    Every peddlar praises his own needles.
    Category: Flattery and praise Source: Portuguese
    Every peddler praises his own needles.

    Source: Portuguese
    Every picture tells a story.
    Author: Unknown
    Every pig has it Martinmas.

    Source: Portuguese
    Every pot will find its lid.
    Category: Marriage Source: Yiddish
    Every potter praises his pot, and most of all the one that is cracked.

    Source: Italian
    Every potter praises his pot, especially if cracked.

    Source: Spanish
    Every potter vaunts his own pot.

    Source: French
    Every priestling conceals a popeling.

    Source: German
    Every promise is a debt.

    Source: Italian
    Every reed will not make a pipe.

    Source: Italian
    Every reproach against an accused man is contemptible.

    Source: Latin
    Every road has two directions.

    Source: Russian
    Every rose has its thorn.

    Source: Italian
    Every saint has his festival.

    Source: Italian
    Every sandpiper praises his own swamp.

    Source: Russian
    Every seed knows its time.

    Source: Russian
    Every seller praises his wares.

    Source: Yiddish
    Every sheep is hung by its own leg.

    Source: Palestinian
    Every sheet has parted. [Every hope has vanished.]

    Source: Latin
    Every shop has its trick.

    Source: Italian
    Every shot does not bring down a bird.

    Source: Dutch
    Every soil does not bear the same fruit.

    Source: Latin
    Every stone conceals a lurking scorpion.

    Source: Latin
    Every suitor is not a heart breaker.

    Source: Latin
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