Wise Sayings: Letter I


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    Wise Sayings


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    It is easier to make a camel jump a ditch than to make a fool listen to reason.

    Source: Kurdish
    It is easier to pull down than to build up.

    Source: Latin
    It is easier to raise the Devil than to lay him.

    Source: Latin
    It is easier to run from virtue to vice, than from vice to virtue.

    Source: Latin
    It is easier to stem the brook than the river.

    Source: Danish
    It is easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow it.

    Source: Danish
    It is easier to talk than to hold one's tongue.

    Source: Greek
    It is easier to win good luck than to retain it.

    Source: Latin
    It is easy robbing when the dog is quieted.

    Source: Italian
    It is easy to advise the wise.
    Category: Advise Source: Serbian
    It is easy to be brave from a distance.
    Author: Aesop
    It is easy to be generous out of another man's purse.

    Source: Danish
    It is easy to be generous with another man\'s money.

    Source: Danish
    It is easy to bid the devil be your guest, but difficult to get rid of him.

    Source: Danish
    It is easy to despise what you cannot get.
    Author: Aesop
    It is easy to find the rod when another finds the bottom.

    Source: Danish
    It is easy to give advice when all goes well.

    Source: Italian
    It is easy to halve the potato where there's love.

    Source: Irish
    It is easy to help him, who is willing to be helped.

    Source: German
    It is easy to kick a person when he is down.
    Author: Aesop
    It is easy to manage when fortune favors.

    Source: Danish
    It is easy to poke another man's fire.

    Source: Danish
    It is easy to preach fasting with a fully belly.

    Source: Italian
    It is easy to set a cask a rolling. [To influence a fool.]

    Source: Latin
    It is easy to sit at the helm in fine weather.

    Source: Danish
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