Wise Sayings: Letter L

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    Wise Sayings


    Love, a cough, and smoke will not remain secret.

    Source: French
    Love, a cough, and smoke, are hard to hide.

    Source: Italian
    Love, a cough, smoke, and money, cannot long be hid.

    Source: French
    Love, fire, a cough, the itch, and gout are not to be concealed.

    Source: German
    Love, grief, and money cannot be kept secret.

    Source: Spanish
    Love, thieves, and fear, make ghosts.

    Source: German
    Lovers are madmen.

    Source: Latin
    Lovers think others are blind.

    Source: Italian
    Lovers think that others have no eyes.

    Source: Spanish
    Lovers' purses are tied with cobwebs.

    Source: Italian
    Lovers' quarrels are love redoubled.

    Source: Portuguese
    Loving and singing are not to be forced.

    Source: German
    Lower your head modestly while passing, and you will harvest bananas.

    Category: Food Source: Congolese
    Lower your voice and strengthen your argument.

    Source: Lebanese
    Loyalty is more valuable than diamonds.

    Source: Filipino
    Luck comes to those who look after it.

    Source: Spanish
    Luck has much for many, but enough for no one.

    Source: Danish
    Luck is better than a hundred marks.

    Source: Danish
    Luck is infatuated with the efficient.

    Source: Persian
    Luck is like having a rice dumpling fly into your mouth.

    Source: Japanese
    Luck never gives; it only lends.

    Source: Scottish
    Luck sometimes visits a fool, but never sits down with him.

    Source: Danish
    Luck stops at the door and inquires whether prudence is within.

    Source: Danish
    Luck will carry a man across the brook if he is not too lazy to leap.

    Source: Danish
    Lucky at cards, unlucky in love.

    Source: Danish
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