Wise Sayings: Letter I

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    Wise Sayings


    If your conduct be noble, you will be a king.

    Source: Latin
    If your head is made of butter, don't be a baker.

    Source: French
    If your mouth turns into a knife, it will cut off your lips.
    Source: African proverb
    If your strength is small, don't carry heavy burdens. If your words are worthless, don't give advice.
    Category: Advice Source: Chinese Proverb
    If youth but had the knowledge and old age the strength.

    Source: French
    If youth knew! if age could!

    Source: French
    If youth knew, if age could.
    Category: Life and living Author: Henri Estienne
    Ignorance doesn't kill you, but it does make you sweat a lot.

    Source: Haitian
    Ignorance is a form of environmental pollution.
    Source: American Proverb
    Ignorance is a voluntary misfortune.
    Author: Unknown
    Ignorance is bliss.
    Author: Thomas Gray
    Ignorance is bliss.
    Source: American Proverb
    Ignorance is not privileged by titular degrees.

    Source: Latin
    Ignorance is the peace of life.

    Source: Kashmiri
    Ignorance is the seed of intimidation.
    Author: D Hiser
    Ignorance of one's misfortunes is clear gain.

    Source: Greek
    Ignorance of the law is no excuse for breaking it.

    Source: Greek
    Ill beef ne'er made gude broo.

    Source: Greek
    Ill befal the belly that forgets eaten bread.

    Source: Portuguese
    Ill fares the young bird in the urchin's hand.

    Source: Portuguese
    Ill got, ill spent.

    Source: German
    Ill gotten goods never thrive.

    Source: German
    Ill gotten goods never thrive.
    Author: Cicero
    Ill gotten goods seldom prosper.

    Source: German
    Ill in kine and worse in beeves.

    Source: Italian
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