Wise Sayings: Letter O


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    Once a word is spoken, it flies, you can't catch it.
    Source: Russian proverb
    Once bitten by a snake, he is scared all his life at the mere sight of a rope.

    Category: Animals Source: Chinese
    Once bitten, twice shy.
    Author: Unknown
    Once burned by milk you will blow on cold water.

    Source: Russian
    Once in each man's life fortune smiles.

    Source: Latin
    Once is people's mouths, 'tis hard to get well out of them.

    Source: German
    Once on a tiger's back it is hard to alight.

    Category: Animals Source: Chinese
    Once out of the throat it spreads over the world.

    Source: Hindustani
    Once resolved, the trouble is over.

    Source: Italian
    Once the rice is pudding, it's too late to reclaim the rice.
    Category: Time and timeliness Source: Indonesian
    Once upon a time, no time.

    Source: German
    Once you reach the top, take care as the only way left to go is down.
    Author: Darren Bateman
    One "take this" is better than ten "God help you!"

    Source: German
    One against whom accusations when made are easily believed.

    Source: Latin
    One always knocks oneself in the sore place.

    Source: French
    One always returns to one's first love.

    Source: French
    One and one are sometimes eleven.

    Source: Kashmiri
    One ass among many monkeys is grinned at by all.

    Source: Spanish
    One ass nicknames another "Long-ears."

    Source: German
    One bad apple spoils the bunch.

    Source: German
    One bad eye spoils the other.

    Source: German
    One bad general is better than two good ones.

    Source: French
    One bag of money is stronger than two bags of truth.

    Source: Danish
    One barber shears another.

    Source: French
    One basket of grapes does not make a vintage.

    Source: Italian
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