Wise Sayings: Letter O

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    Wise Sayings


    One beast easily recognizes another.

    Source: Latin
    One beats one's breast who does not beat one's child.

    Source: Kurdish
    One bee is as good as a handful of flies.

    Source: German
    One bee is better than a thousand flies.

    Source: Spanish
    One beetle recognizes another.

    Source: Irish
    One beggar likes not that another has two wallets.

    Source: Danish
    One bell serves a parish.

    Source: Italian
    One bird in hand is better far Than two that in the bushes are.

    Source: Italian
    One bird in the dish is better than a hundred in the air.

    Source: German
    One bird in the hand is better than two flying.

    Source: Dutch
    One bird in the hand is better than two on the roof.

    Source: Danish
    One bird in the hand is worth four in the air.

    Source: Latin
    One bird in the hand is worth two flying.

    Source: Portuguese
    One bite brings another.

    Source: Danish
    One blind man leads another into the ditch.

    Source: French
    One briar does not make a hedge.

    Source: Italian
    One butcher fears not many sheep.

    Source: Latin
    One camel does not make fun of another camel's hump.

    Source: Ghanaian
    One can care little for man, but we need a friend.
    Category: Friends Source: Chinese
    One can pay back the loan of gold, but one dies forever in debt to those who are kind.

    Source: Malay
    One can speak and seven can sing.

    Source: German
    One can't enter Paradise in spite of the saints.

    Source: Italian
    One can't hinder the wind from blowing.

    Source: French
    One can't make head or tail of it.

    Source: French
    One candle for St. Michael, and another for his devil.

    Source: French
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