Wise Sayings: Letter I

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    Wise Sayings


    It is well to buy oil as well as salt. [Different remedies should be at hand when required.]

    Source: Latin
    It is well to fly low on account of the branches.

    Source: French
    It is well to have clean bread in one's wallet.

    Source: Danish
    It is well to know how to be silent till it is time to speak.

    Source: Portuguese
    It is well to leave off playing when the game is at its best.

    Source: French
    It is wise not to seek a secret and honest not to reveal it.
    Author: Ben Franklin
    It little avails the unfortunate to be brave.

    Source: Spanish
    It matters little whether we are the slaves of circumstance, or of man.

    Source: Latin
    It may be said that noisy barrels are easier to carry.

    Source: Latin
    It must be a hard winter when one wolf devours another.

    Source: Danish
    It needs a cunning hand to shave a fool's head.

    Source: Dutch
    It needs a high wall to keep out fear.

    Source: Danish
    It needs a light spirit to bear a heavy fate.

    Source: Danish
    It needs but slight provocation to make the wolf devour the lamb.

    Source: Danish
    It needs no laran to prophesy snow at midwinter.

    Category: Wisdom Source: Darkovan
    It never rains but it pours.

    Category: Wisdom Source: Darkovan
    It never rains but it pours.
    Author: Unknown
    It never thunders but it rains.

    Source: Italian
    It pays to be content with your lot.
    Author: Aesop
    It pays to be nice.
    Author: Unknown
    It pays to be prepared.
    Author: Aesop
    It rings, it is empty.

    Source: Latin
    It rolled like water off a duck's back.

    Source: Latin
    It sticks to his fingers, like the charity-money to the matron.

    Source: Dutch
    It takes a good many mice to kill a cat.

    Source: Danish
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