Wise Sayings: Letter O

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    Wise Sayings


    One fisherman recognizes another from afar.

    Source: Russian
    One flea does not hinder sleep.

    Source: Italian
    One flower will not make a garland.

    Source: French
    One foe is too many, and a hundred friends are too few.

    Source: German
    One fool always finds a greater fool to admire him.

    Source: French
    One fool is enough in a house.

    Source: Italian
    One fool may ask more questions than seven wise men can answer.

    Source: German
    One fool praises another.

    Source: German
    One foot is better than two crutches.

    Source: Romanian
    One foot is better then two stilts.

    Source: French
    One for sorrow; two for mirth; three for a wedding; four for a birth.

    Source: French
    One for the mouse, one for the crow, one to rot, one to grow.

    Source: French
    One funeral makes many.

    Source: English Proverb
    One generation plants the trees, another gets the shade.

    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    One generation plants the trees, another gets the shade.
    Source: Chinese Proverb
    One generation plants the trees, the next eats the fruit.
    Category: Wisdom Source: Darkovan
    One goat cannot carry another goat's tail.

    Source: Nigerian
    One God, one wife, but many friends.

    Source: Dutch
    One good deed has many claimants.

    Source: Yiddish
    One good forewit is worth two afterwits.

    Source: Yiddish
    One good morsel and a hundred vexations.

    Source: Italian
    One good turn deserves another.
    Author: Aesop
    One good word quenches more heat than a bucket of water.

    Source: Italian
    One grain does not full the granary, but it helps its companion.

    Source: Portuguese
    One grievance borne, another follows.

    Source: Spanish
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