Wise Sayings: Letter I


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    Wise Sayings


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    If you truly want honesty, don't ask questions you don't really want the answer to.
    Category: Wisdom Source: Burmese Proverb
    If you trust before you try, You will repent before you die.
    Category: Wisdom Source: Burmese Proverb
    If you understand everything, you must be misinformed.

    Source: Japanese
    If you want a thing done well, do it yourself.

    Source: Japanese
    If you want an audience, start a fight.

    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    If you want clear water, draw it from the spring.

    Source: Portuguese
    If you want fire, look for it in the ashes.

    Source: German
    If you want peace, you must prepare for war.

    Source: German
    If you want something done right, do it yourself.
    Author: Unknown
    If you want to be dead, wash your head and go to bed.

    Source: Spanish
    If you want to be respected, you must respect yourself.

    Source: Spanish
    If you want to be served, serve yourself.

    Source: Portuguese
    If you want to beat a dog, say he eat your iron.

    Source: Spanish
    If you want to keep camels, have a big enough door.

    Source: Afghan
    If you want to know secrets, seek for them in trouble or in pleasure.

    Source: Spanish
    If you want to know what a man is really like, notice how he acts when he loses money.

    Source: Spanish
    If you want to lift yourself up, lift someone else up.
    Author: Booker T Washington
    If you want your dreams to come true, don't sleep.

    Source: Yiddish
    If you want your eggs hatched, sit on them yourself.

    Source: Haitian
    If you want your eggs hatched, sit on them yourself.
    Category: Self-reliance Source: Haitian
    If you were born lucky, even your rooster will lay eggs.

    Source: Russian
    If you will not hear reason, she will surely rap your knuckles.

    Source: Russian
    If you will stir up the mire, you must bear the smell.

    Source: Danish
    If you wish a thing done, go; if not, send.

    Source: Danish
    If you wish good advice, consult an old man.

    Source: Romanian
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