Wise Sayings: Letter H

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    Wise Sayings


    Happy is the man whose father went to the devil.

    Source: Latin
    Happy is the one who forgets that which cannot be changed.
    Source: German
    Happy is the person who learns from the misfortunes of others.
    Category: Happiness Author: Aesop
    Happy nations have no history.
    Category: War Source: Belgian
    Happy people never count hours as they pass.

    Category: Happiness Source: Chinese
    Happy the child whose father goes to the devil.

    Source: French
    Happy the generation where the great listen to the small, for it follows that in such a generation the small will listen to the great.

    Source: Hebrew
    Happy the house in which there is no shaven crown.

    Source: Spanish
    Happy the man who keeps out of strife.

    Source: Latin
    Happy's the wooing that is not long a-doing.

    Source: Latin
    Hard against hard never was good.
    Source: German
    Hard by a river he digs a well.

    Source: Latin
    Hard cases make bad law.

    Source: Latin
    Hard is a new law imposed on old licence.

    Source: Italian
    Hard is the path from poverty to renown.

    Source: Latin
    Hard things alone will not make a wall. [Some soft substance must unite them: and so with hard men--to fraternize they require some soft influence from others.]
    Source: Latin
    Hard upon hard does not make a good wall.

    Source: Portuguese
    Hard upon hard never made a good wall.

    Source: Italian
    Hard words break no bones.
    Author: Unknown
    Hard work never did anyone any harm.

    Source: Italian
    Hares are caught with hounds, fools with praise, and women with gold.
    Source: German
    Hares are not caught by the sound of the drum.

    Source: French
    Hares are not caught with drums.

    Source: Dutch
    Harsh is the voice which would dismiss us, but sweet is the sound of welcome.

    Source: Latin
    Haste and hurry can only bear children with many regrets along the way.

    Source: Senegalese
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