Wise Sayings: Letter G

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    Wise Sayings


    Giving is fishing.

    Source: Italian
    Glass, china and reputation are easily crack'd and never well mended.
    Author: Ben Franklin
    Glory is the shadow of virtue.

    Source: Latin
    Glory lies still; abuse is running.

    Source: Russian
    Glowing coals sparkle oft.

    Source: Russian
    Glowworms are not lanterns.

    Source: Italian
    Glutton: one who digs his grave with his teeth.

    Source: French
    Gluttony has killed more than the sword.

    Source: French
    Gluttony kills more than the sword.

    Source: Italian
    Gnaw the bone which is fallen to thy lot.

    Source: Italian
    Go abroad and you'll hear news of home.

    Source: Italian
    Go and wake up your cook.

    Source: Arab
    Go and wake up your luck.

    Source: Persian
    Go as far as you can see, and when you get there you'll see further.

    Source: Persian
    Go further and fare worse.

    Source: Persian
    Go in God's name, for he takes a loaf of mine.

    Source: Spanish
    Go not every evening to your brother's house.

    Source: Spanish
    Go not with every ailment to the doctor, nor with every plaint to lawyer.

    Source: Portuguese
    Go not with every ailment to the doctor, with every plea to the lawyer, or with every thirst to the can.

    Source: Spanish
    Go not with every hunger to the cupboard, nor with every thirst to the pitcher.

    Source: Portuguese
    Go often to the house of a friend; for weeds soon choke up the unused path.

    Source: Scandanavian
    Go softly and look afar.

    Source: Dutch
    Go softly at bad bits of road.

    Source: Italian
    Go to bed late, rise early, you will see your own harm and that of others.

    Source: Portuguese
    Go to bed supperless and you will wake without debt.

    Source: Spanish
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