Wise Sayings: Letter H

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    Wise Sayings


    He that leaves certainty and sticks to chance, When fools pipe he may dance.

    Source: French
    He that lets his fish escape, may cast his net often yet never catch it again.

    Source: French
    He that lies down with the dogs riseth with fleas.
    Author: George Herbert
    He that lies down with the dogs, will get up with fleas.

    Source: Danish
    He that lives in hope dances to an ill tune.

    Source: Danish
    He that lives on hope has but a slender diet.

    Source: Danish
    He that lives upon hope will die fasting.

    Source: Danish
    He that lives with cripples learns to limp.

    Source: Dutch
    He that lives with wolves, must howl with wolves.

    Source: Dutch
    He that looketh on a woman to lust after her, hath committed adultery already with her in his heart.

    Source: Dutch
    He that loves his child chastises him.

    Source: Dutch
    He that makes himself a sheep will be eaten by the wolf.

    Source: Dutch
    He that makes himself dirt is trod on by the swine.

    Source: Italian
    He that makes one basket can make a hundred.

    Source: Spanish
    He that marries for love has good nights, but sorry days.

    Source: German
    He that may not as he wad, maun do as he may.
    Source: German
    He that minds his business at home, will not be accused of taking part in the fray.

    Source: Spanish
    He that neglects time, time will neglect.

    Source: Spanish
    He that never fails never grows rich.

    Source: Italian
    He that paints a flower does not give it perfume.

    Source: Italian
    He that passeth by, and meddleth with strife belonging not to him, is like one that taketh a dog by the ears.

    Source: Italian
    He that pays for work before it's done, has but a pennyworth for two pence.
    Author: Ben Franklin
    He that pays the piper, calls the tune.
    Author: Unknown
    He that peeps into every bush will hardly get into the wood.
    Source: German
    He that performs his own errand saves the messenger's hire.

    Source: Danish
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