Wise Sayings: Letter I


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    Wise Sayings


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    It is better to have a husband without love than jealous.

    Source: Italian
    It is better to have to do with God than with his saints.

    Source: French
    It is better to hear the nightingale sing than the mouse gnaw.

    Source: Italian
    It is better to irritate a dog than an old woman.

    Source: Italian
    It is better to leap over the ditch than trust to the pleadings of good men.

    Source: Spanish
    It is better to leave than to lack.

    Source: Italian
    It is better to leave the child's nose dirty than wring it off.

    Source: French
    It is better to light one candle than to curse the darkness.
    Source: Chinese Proverb
    It is better to lose than lose more.

    Source: Spanish
    It is better to make conditions in the bush than in prison.

    Source: Danish
    It is better to prevent than to cure.
    Category: Common sense Source: Peruvian
    It is better to return a borrowed pot with a little something you last cooked in it.
    Category: The conduct of life Source: Native American
    It is better to satisfy our hunger than to be clothed in purple.

    Source: Latin
    It is better to say nothing than not enough.

    Source: Latin
    It is better to scrape the cheese than to peel it.

    Source: Danish
    It is better to strive with a stubborn ass than to carry the wood on one's back.

    Source: Spanish
    It is better to suffer for truth than to prosper by falsehood.
    Category: Comparable worth Source: Danish
    It is better to take many injuries than to give one.
    Author: Ben Franklin
    It is better to travel hopefully than to arrive.

    Source: Spanish
    It is better to turn back than go astray.

    Source: German
    It is better to turn back than to persevere in an evil course.

    Source: Latin
    It is better to walk fast than to grow angry at the forest.

    Source: Senegalese
    It is better to walk than to run; it is better to stand than to walk; it is better to sit than to stand; it is better to lie than to sit.

    Source: Hindu
    It is better to wear out one's shoes than one's sheets.
    Category: Work Source: Italian
    It is better to weep with wise men than to laugh with fools.

    Source: Spanish
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