Wise Sayings: Letter I


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    Wise Sayings


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    It is not want but abundance that makes avarice.

    Source: German
    It is not what you are called, but what you answer to.
    Source: African proverb
    It is not with saying, "Honey," "Honey," that sweetness will come into the mouth.
    Source: African proverb
    It is not work that kills, but worry.
    Source: African proverb
    It is nothing at all, only a woman drowning.

    Source: French
    It is nothing, they are only killing my husband.

    Source: Portuguese
    It is nothing, they are only thrashing my husband.

    Source: Spanish
    It is of no use making shoes for geese.

    Source: Danish
    It is often better to go by a circuitous than by a direct path.

    Source: Latin
    It is often easier to fight for your principles than to live up to them.
    Author: Adlai Stevenson
    It is one thing to boast, another to fight.

    Source: Latin
    It is only at the tree loaded with fruit that people throw stones.

    Source: French
    It is only good bargains that ruin.

    Source: French
    It is only idle people who can find time for everything.

    Source: French
    It is only the bashful that lose.

    Source: French
    It is only the blind who ask why they are loved who are fair.

    Source: Danish
    It is only the first bottle that is dear.

    Source: French
    It is pleasant driving when there is no danger of upsetting.

    Source: Danish
    It is pleasant enough going afoot when you lead your horse by the bridle.

    Source: French
    It is pleasant to cut thongs on another man's leather.

    Source: Dutch
    It is poor comfort for one who has broken his leg, that another has broken his neck.

    Source: Danish
    It is possible for a ram to kill a butcher.

    Source: Danish
    It is possible to have too much of a good thing.
    Author: Aesop
    It is prophet-drink (i.e. water).

    Source: Dutch
    It is safe to lend barley to him who has oats.

    Source: Danish
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