Wise Sayings: Letter H

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    Wise Sayings


    He who begins many things finishes few.

    Source: Italian
    He who begins much, finishes little.

    Source: German
    He who bestirs himself sucks up, he who lies still dries up.

    Source: French
    He who blackens others does not whiten himself.

    Source: German
    He who blows dust fills his eyes with it.

    Source: Italian
    He who blows his nose too hard makes it bleed.

    Source: Latin
    He who blows in the fire will get sparks in his eyes.
    Source: German
    He who boasts of his accomplishments will heap ridicule on himself.

    Source: Philippine
    He who borrows sells his freedom.
    Source: German
    He who brings bad tidings, comes soon enough.
    Source: German
    He who brings, is welcome.
    Source: German
    He who builds a house in the market-place, builds either too high or too low.

    Source: Italian
    He who builds a house, or marries, is left with a lank purse.

    Source: Spanish
    He who builds according to every man's advise will have a crooked house.

    Source: Danish
    He who builds by the road-side has many masters.

    Source: German
    He who builds by the roadside has many surveyors.

    Source: Italian
    He who builds on another's ground loses his stone and mortar.

    Source: Italian
    He who builds on the public way, must let the people have their say.
    Source: German
    He who burns his posteriors must sit on blisters.

    Source: Dutch
    He who buts a horse buys care.

    Source: Spanish
    He who buys a house gets many a plank and nail for nothing.
    Source: German
    He who buys and sells does not feel what he spends.

    Source: Spanish
    He who buys betimes buys cheaply.

    Source: Italian
    He who buys by the pennyworth keeps his own house and other men's too.

    Source: Italian
    He who buys the broom can also buy the handle.

    Source: Italian
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