Wise Sayings: Letter E

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    Wise Sayings


    Envy was never a good spokesman.

    Source: Danish
    Epigrams succeed where epics fail.

    Source: Persian
    Erring is not cheating.

    Source: German
    Error is no payment.

    Source: Italian
    Escaping from the smoke he falls into the fire.

    Source: Dutch
    Eternal peace lasts only until the next war.

    Source: Russian
    Eternal vigilance is the price of liberty.
    Author: John Philpot Curran
    Even a blind pig finds an acorn every once in awhile.

    Source: Russian
    Even a blind squirrel finds an acorn sometimes.

    Source: Russian
    Even a boy can beat a man when bound.

    Source: Latin
    Even a child may beat a man that's bound.

    Source: Latin
    Even a clock that does not work is right twice a day.

    Source: Polish
    Even a dog knows the difference between being stumbled over and being kicked.
    Source: American Proverb
    Even a fish wouldn't get into trouble if it kept its mouth shut.
    Category: Common sense Source: Korean
    Even a fish wouldn\'t get into trouble if it kept its mouth shut.

    Source: Korean
    Even a fly can show temper.

    Source: Latin
    Even a fly has its anger.

    Source: Italian
    Even a fly has its spleen.

    Source: Italian
    Even a fool is thought wise if he keeps silent, and discerning if he holds his tongue.

    Source: Italian
    Even a fool sometimes speaks to the purpose.

    Source: Latin
    Even a frog would bite if it had teeth.

    Source: Italian
    Even a hair casts its shadow.

    Source: German
    Even a hair hath its shadow.

    Source: Latin
    Even a hare will bite when it is cornered.

    Source: Chinese
    Even a hare will insult a dead lion.

    Source: Latin
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