Wise Sayings: Letter I

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    Wise Sayings


    In flying from one enemy you encounter another.

    Source: Latin
    In for a penny, in for a pound.

    Source: English Proverb
    In for a penny, in for a pound.
    Author: E Ravenscroft
    In forming new friendships, forget not old friends.

    Source: Latin
    In frosty weather a nail is worth a horse.

    Source: Spanish
    In God we trust; all others pay cash.
    Category: Money Source: American Proverb
    In hawks, hounds, arms, and love, for one pleasure a thousand pains.

    Source: French
    In his decision the judge with seven reasons gives only one in court.

    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    In hospitality, the chief thing is the good will.

    Source: Greek
    In hunting and in love you begin when you like and leave off when you can.

    Source: Spanish
    In less than a thousand years we shall all be bald.

    Source: Spanish
    In marriage cheat who can.

    Source: French
    In men every mortal sin is venial, in women every venial sin is mortal.

    Source: Italian
    In misfortune we need help, not lamentation.

    Source: Latin
    In my own house I am a king.

    Source: Spanish
    In night there is counsel.
    Category: Advice Source: Greek
    In old houses many mice, in old furs many lice.

    Source: German
    In politics, a man must learn to rise above principle.
    Source: American Proverb
    In prosperity look out for squalls.

    Source: Latin
    In prosperity no altars smoke.

    Source: Italian
    In prosperity you may count on many friends; if the sky becomes overcast you will be alone.

    Source: Latin
    In reviling, it is not necessary to prepare a preliminary draft.

    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    In shallow holes moles make fools of dragons.
    Category: Animals Source: Chinese
    In still water are the largest fish.

    Source: Danish
    In still water the worms are worst.

    Source: Danish
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