Wise Sayings: Letter P

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    Wise Sayings


    Poverty shows us who are our friends and who our enemies.

    Source: Latin
    Poverty trieth friends.

    Source: Latin
    Power is strengthened by union.

    Source: Latin
    Power often goes before talent.

    Source: Danish
    Practice is better than theory.

    Source: Latin
    Practice makes perfect.
    Source: English Proverb
    Practice no vice because it's trivial; neglect no virtue because it's so.

    Source: Chinese
    Practice what you preach.
    Author: Unknown
    Praise a fair day in the evening.

    Source: Danish
    Praise a fool, and you may make him useful.

    Source: Danish
    Praise borrowed from ancestors is but very sorry praise.

    Source: Danish
    Praise is not pudding.

    Source: Danish
    Praise is the hire of virtue.

    Source: Danish
    Praise makes a bad man worse.
    Source: American Proverb
    Praise paves the way to friendship.

    Source: Danish
    Praise the child, and you make love to the mother.

    Source: Danish
    Praise the fine day in the evening.

    Source: Gaelic
    Praise the ripe field, not the green corn.

    Source: Irish
    Praise the young and they will blossom.

    Source: Irish
    Praise the young and they will blossom.
    Source: Irish Proverb
    Praise undeserved is satire in disguise.

    Source: Irish
    Praise without profit puts little in the pocket.

    Source: Irish
    Praise yourself, basket, for I want to sell you.

    Source: Spanish
    Pray as if no work could help and work as if no prayer could help.
    Source: German
    Pray for a good harvest, but keep on hoeing.

    Source: Slovenian
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