Wise Sayings: Letter M

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    Wise Sayings


    Many are esteemed, only because they are not known.

    Source: French
    Many are the roads that do not lead to the heart.
    Category: Wisdom Source: Arabic Proverb
    Many asses have only two legs.

    Source: Latin
    Many books do not use up words; many words do not use up thoughts.

    Source: Chinese
    Many bring their clothes to church rather than themselves.

    Source: Romanian
    Many can drive an ox; few can plough.

    Source: Latin
    Many can drive oxen, few can plough.

    Source: Latin
    Many can help one.

    Source: German
    Many can pack the cards that cannot play.

    Source: German
    Many children, and little bread, is a painful pleasure.

    Source: German
    Many complain of their looks, but none of their brains.

    Source: Yiddish
    Many cooks spoil the broth.

    Source: German
    Many desire the tree who pretend to refuse the fruit.

    Source: Italian
    Many dogs are the death of the hare.

    Source: Danish
    Many dogs kill a hare, no matter how many turns it makes.

    Source: Hindu
    Many fall by the sword, but more from gluttony.

    Source: Latin
    Many go out for wool, and come home shorn.

    Source: German
    Many grains of sand will sink a ship.

    Source: Danish
    Many hands make light work.
    Author: John Heywood
    Many hands make quick work.

    Source: German
    Many have good intentions, but something comes across them.

    Source: German
    Many have quarreled about religion that never practised it.
    Author: Ben Franklin
    Many have too much, but none have enough.

    Source: Danish
    Many heads, many minds.

    Source: Dutch
    Many kiss hands they would fain see chopped off.

    Source: Spanish
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