Wise Sayings: Letter I


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    Wise Sayings


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    It is safer to irritate a dog than an old woman.

    Source: Latin
    It is safest sailing within reach of the shore.

    Source: Dutch
    It is sheer folly to expect justice from the unprincipled.

    Source: Latin
    It is soon known which trees will bear fruit. [A natural bent for good or evil is easily perceptible in youth.]

    Source: Latin
    It is sweet and meritorious to die for one's country.

    Source: Latin
    It is the bait that lures, not the fisherman or the rod.

    Source: Spanish
    It is the beautiful bird which gets caged.

    Source: Chinese
    It is the blood of the soldier that makes the general great.

    Source: Italian
    It is the calm and silent water that drowns a man.

    Source: Ghanaian
    It is the duty of a good sportsman to kill game freely, but not kill all.

    Source: Latin
    It is the duty of friends mutually to correct each other.

    Source: Latin
    It is the essence of good taste to do that which is consistent with our position.

    Source: Latin
    It is the fear of offence that makes men swallow poison.

    Source: Nigerian
    It is the first step that is difficult.

    Source: Nigerian
    It is the fool's sheep that break loose twice.

    Source: Ghanaian
    It is the great north wind that made the Vikings.

    Source: Scandanavian
    It is the last straw that breaks the camel's back.
    Author: Charles Dickens
    It is the last straw that breaks the camel\'s back.

    Source: Scandanavian
    It is the master-wheel that makes the mill go round.

    Source: French
    It is the nature of the greyhound to carry a long tail.

    Source: Portuguese
    It is the old cow's notion that she never was a calf.

    Source: French
    It is the pace that kills.

    Source: French
    It is the part of a good shepherd to shear his flock, not to skin it.

    Source: Latin
    It is the perfection of art when no trace of the artist appears.

    Source: Latin
    It is the petty expenses that empty the purse.

    Source: Italian
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