Wise Sayings: Letter I

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    Wise Sayings


    In taking revenge, a man is but even with his enemy; but in passing it over, he is superior.

    Source: Danish
    In the ant's house, the dew is a flood.

    Source: Danish
    In the bagpiper's house they are all dancers.

    Source: Spanish
    In the broken nest there are no whole eggs.

    Category: Animals Source: Chinese
    In the coldest flint there is hot fire.
    Source: Chinese
    In the country of the blind blessed is he that hath one eye.

    Source: Italian
    In the country of the blind the one eyed man is king.

    Source: Italian
    In the country of the blind, the one-eyed man is king.
    Author: Desiderius Erasmus
    In the end it will be known who ate the bacon.

    Source: French
    In the end things will mend.

    Source: French
    In the evening one may praise the day.

    Source: German
    In the fiddler's house every one is a dancer.

    Source: French
    In the forehead and the eye The lecture of the mind doth lie.

    Source: French
    In the fray the weak are strong.

    Source: Italian
    In the garden more grows, than the gardener sows.

    Source: Spanish
    In the great sea fish is always to be caught. [There is a greater chance for enterprise in a large place.]

    Source: Latin
    In the kingdom of the blind men, those who are blessed with one eye are kings.

    Source: French
    In the looking-glass we see our form, in wine the heart.

    Source: German
    In the midst of great joy do not promise to give a man anything; in the midst of great anger do not answer a man\'s letter.

    Source: Chinese
    In the midst of great joy, do not promise anyone anything. In the midst of great anger, do not answer anyone 's letter.
    Category: Joy Source: Chinese Proverb
    In the midst of our mirth some annoyance always arises to vex us.

    Source: Latin
    In the morning be first up, and in the evening last to go to bed, for they that sleep catch no fish.

    Source: English Proverb
    In the presence of princes the cleverest jester is mute.

    Source: Chinese
    In the report, of riches and goodness always bate one half.

    Source: Spanish
    In the rich woman's house she always commands; he never.

    Source: Spanish
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