Wise Sayings: Letter I


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    Wise Sayings


    info

    It is bad to lean against a falling wall.

    Source: Danish
    It is best to be off with the old love before you are on with the new.

    Source: Danish
    It is best to be on the safe side.

    Source: Danish
    It is best to learn wisdom by the experience of others.

    Source: Latin
    It is best to learn wisdom from the follies of others.

    Source: Latin
    It is best to play with equals.

    Source: Danish
    It is best to trust to two anchors. [Have two strings to your bow.]

    Source: Danish
    It is better the child should cry than the father.

    Source: German
    It is better to be a coward for a minute than dead the rest of your life.

    Source: Irish
    It is better to be a mouse in a cat\'s mouth than a man in a lawyer\'s hands.

    Source: Spanish
    It is better to be always prepared than to suffer once. [Keep oil in your lamps.]

    Source: Latin
    It is better to be born a beggar than a fool.
    Source: Spanish Proverb
    It is better to be born lucky than rich.

    Source: Latin
    It is better to be entirely without a book than to believe it entirely.
    Category: Book Source: Chinese
    It is better to be loved than feared.

    Source: Senegalese
    It is better to be the first on one\'s race than the last (meanest).

    Source: French
    It is better to be the hammer than the anvil.

    Source: French
    It is better to be the head of a chicken than the rear of an ox.
    Category: Relative worth Source: Japanese
    It is better to bend than break.

    Source: French
    It is better to buy dearly than to hunger direly.

    Source: Danish
    It is better to deal with a whole fool than half a fool.

    Source: German
    It is better to enjoy what we possess than to hanker after other things.

    Source: Latin
    It is better to exist unknown to the law.

    Source: Irish
    It is better to fly than to remain in disgrace.

    Source: Latin
    It is better to give than to receive.

    Source: Latin
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