Wise Sayings: Letter L

  • Pride
  • Opportunity
  • Beauty
  • Wisdom
  • Luck
  • Friendship
  • Self-reliance
  • Revolution
  • Conscience
  • Attitude
  • Children
  • Truth
  • The conduct of life
  • Journeys
  • Permanence and change

  • Unknown
  • Ben Franklin
  • Jonathan Swift
  • Sir Leslie Stephen
  • Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Miguel de Cervantes
  • Aesop
  • R Forby
  • Desiderius Erasmus
  • Sir Thomas More
  • J Bridges
  • James Ray
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • William Hone
  • John Heywood

  • Chinese
  • Latin Proverb
  • Egyptian
  • Iranian
  • Italian
  • French Proverb
  • Filipino
  • African proverb
  • English
  • French
  • Vietnamese
  • Samoan
  • Scottish Proverb
  • English Proverb
  • Indonesian

  • Qoutes: L [L 1] [L 2] [L 3] [L 4] [L 5] [L 6] [L 7] [L 8] [L 9] [L 10] [L 11] [L 12] [L 13] [L 14] [L 15] [L 16] [L 17] [L 18] [L 19]

    Wise Sayings


    Labour conquers all things.

    Source: Latin
    Labour has a bitter root, but a sweet taste.

    Source: Danish
    Labour warms, sloth harms.

    Source: Dutch
    Lack of resource has hanged many a person.

    Source: Irish
    Lambs don't runs with the mouth of the sleeping wolf.

    Source: Danish
    Lang tarrying taks a' the thanks awa'. [Long tarrying takes all the thanks away.]

    Source: Danish
    Large demands on oneself and little demands on others keep resentment at bay.

    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    Large desire is endless poverty.

    Source: Indian
    Large thongs of another man's leather.

    Source: Spanish
    Large trees give more shade than fruit.

    Source: Italian
    Lasses and glasses are always in danger.

    Source: Italian
    Last ship, best ship.

    Source: English Proverb
    Late children are early orphans.

    Source: English Proverb
    Late fruit keeps well.

    Source: German
    Late hours and love and wine lead not to moderation in anything.

    Source: Latin
    Late repentance is rarely sincere.

    Source: Latin
    Late repentance is seldom worth much.

    Source: Danish
    Laugh and the world laughs with you, weep and you weep alone.

    Source: Danish
    Laugh and the world laughs with you; cry and you cry alone.
    Category: Life and living Author: Horace
    Laugh every day; it's like inner jogging.
    Author: Unknown
    Laugh with those that laugh.

    Source: Latin
    Laugh, if you are wise.

    Source: Latin
    Laughter abounds in the mouths of fools.

    Source: Latin
    Laughter cannot bring back what anger has driven away.

    Source: Japanese
    Laughter is the best medicine.
    Author: Unknown
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