Wise Sayings: Letter I


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    Wise Sayings


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    If you are going a long way, go slowly.
    Category: Journeys Source: Filipino
    If you are going to steal horses, steal thoroughbreds.

    Category: Animals Source: Darkovan
    If you are hiding, don't light a fire.
    Category: Common sense Source: Ghanaian
    If you are kind to the cruel, you will be cruel to the kind.
    Category: Philosophical Source: Darkovan
    If you are not a fish, how can you tell if the fish are happy?
    Category: Experience Source: Chinese
    If you are not good for yourself, how can you be good for others.
    Category: Character and virtue Source: Spanish
    If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of sorrow.
    Source: Chinese Proverb
    If you are planning for a year, sow rice; if you are planning for a decade, plant trees; if you are planning for a lifetime, educate people.
    Category: Proverbs Source: Chinese Proverbs
    If you are praised by a villain, mend your ways at once.
    Category: Philosophical Source: Darkovan
    If you are ready to believe, you are easy to deceive.
    Category: Philosophical Source: Darkovan
    If you are standing upright, don't worry if your shadow is crooked.

    Source: Chinese
    If you beat spice it will smell the sweeter.
    Source: Chinese
    If you believe everything you read, better not read.

    Source: Japanese
    If you believe everything you read, better not read.
    Category: Books and writers Source: Japanese
    If you bow at all, bow low.
    Source: Chinese
    If you buy things you don't need, you will soon be selling things you do need.
    Category: Buying and selling Source: Filipino
    If you buy things you don\'t need, you\'ll soon be selling things you do.

    Source: Pampango
    If you buy what you don't need, you steal from yourself.
    Category: Thrift Source: Swedish
    If you call one wolf, you invite the pack.

    Source: Bulgarian
    If you call one wolf, you invite the pack.
    Category: Caution and care Source: Bulgarian
    If you can kiss the mistress, never kiss the maid.

    Source: Bulgarian
    If you can't be good, be careful.

    Source: Bulgarian
    If you can't beat em, join em.

    Source: Bulgarian
    If you can't bite, better not show your teeth.
    Category: Common sense Source: Yiddish
    If you can't change your fate, change your attitude.

    Category: Philosophical Source: Chinese
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