Wise Sayings: Letter I


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    Wise Sayings


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    It is hard to catch birds with an empty hand.

    Source: German
    It is hard to find a pin in the dark.

    Source: Dutch
    It is hard to glean after a niggardly husbandman.

    Source: Danish
    It is hard to labour with an empty belly.

    Source: Danish
    It is hard to live in Rome and strive against the Pope.

    Source: Danish
    It is hard to lure hawks with empty hands.

    Source: Danish
    It is hard to make a fire on a cold hearth.

    Source: Danish
    It is hard to pay for bread that has been eaten.

    Source: Danish
    It is hard to please every one.

    Source: Dutch
    It is hard to sail without wind, and to grind without water.

    Source: Danish
    It is hard to steal where the host himself is a thief.

    Source: German
    It is hard to steal where the host is a thief.

    Source: Dutch
    It is hard to swim against the stream.

    Source: Dutch
    It is hard to teach an old dog new tricks.

    Source: Danish
    It is hard to track the path the ship follows in the ocean.

    Source: Danish
    It is harder to be poor without complaining than to be rich without boasting.

    Source: Chinese
    It is harder work getting to hell than to heaven.

    Source: German
    It is human to err, but diabolical to persevere.

    Source: German
    It is idle to swallow the cow and choke on the tail.

    Source: German
    It is ill catching hares with drums.

    Source: Dutch
    It is ill done to chain a dragon for roasting your meat.
    Category: Animals Source: Darkovan
    It is ill fishing before the net.

    Source: English Proverb
    It is ill prizing of green barley.

    Source: English Proverb
    It is ill sailing against wind and tide.

    Source: Dutch
    It is ill sitting at Rome and striving with the Pope.

    Source: Dutch
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