Wise Sayings: Letter I

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    Wise Sayings


    If the townspeople are happy, look to the chief.
    Category: Leadership Source: Liberian
    If the walls were adamant, gold would take the town.

    Source: Liberian
    If the weather is fine, put on you cloak; if it rains, do as you please.

    Source: French
    If the wife sins the husband is not innocent.

    Source: Italian
    If the wind will not serve, take to the oars.

    Source: Latin
    If the wolf had stayed in the wood there would have been no hue and cry after him.

    Source: German
    If the wolf would cease his running, the people would cease their shouting.

    Source: German
    If the young man knew, if the old man could, there is nothing but would be done.

    Source: Italian
    If there be a hell, Rome is built over it.

    Source: German
    If there be no remedy, why worry?

    Source: Spanish
    If there is a rich man in the area three villages are ruined.

    Source: Korean
    If there is a strong general, there will be no weak soldiers.
    Category: War Source: Chinese
    If there is a wave there must be a wind.

    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    If there is beauty in character, there will be harmony in the home. If there is harmony in the home, there will be order in the nation. If there is order in the nation, there will be peace in the world.
    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    If there is no reason, why would the tempua bird nest on the low branches?

    Source: Malay
    If there is no wind, row.

    Source: Latin
    If there is righteousness in the heart, there will be beauty in character.

    Source: Latin
    If there were clouds we should not enjoy the sun.

    Source: Latin
    If there were no elephant in the jungle, the buffalo would be a great animal.

    Source: Ghanaian
    If there were no fault, there would be no pardon.
    Category: Philosophical Source: Egyptian
    If there were no receiver there would be no thief.

    Source: Spanish
    If they say you are good, ask you self if it be true.

    Source: Spanish
    If things are getting easier, maybe you're headed downhill.

    Source: Ghanaian
    If things are not as you wish, wish them as they are.

    Source: Yiddish
    If this ball does not stick to the wall it will at least leave a mark.

    Source: Spanish
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