Wise Sayings: Letter S

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    Wise Sayings


    Small things have their own peculiar charm.

    Source: Latin
    Small undertakings give great comfort.

    Source: German
    Smoke, a dripping roof, and a scolding wife, are enough to drive a man out of his life.

    Source: Spanish
    Smoke, floods, and a troublesome wife, are enough to drive a man out of his life.

    Source: French
    Smoke, rain, and a scolding wife, are three bad things in a house.

    Source: Danish
    Smoke, stench, and a troublesome wife are what drive men from home.

    Source: Dutch
    Smooth hands love the labor of others.

    Source: Russian
    Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors.
    Source: African proverb
    Smooth words do not flay the tongue.

    Source: Italian
    Smooth words make smooth ways.

    Source: Italian
    Snapping curs never want sore ears.

    Source: Italian
    Snarling curs never want sore ears.

    Source: French
    Snivelling folks always want to wipe other folks' noses.

    Source: French
    Snuff at a wake is fine if there's nobody sneezing over the snuff box.

    Source: Irish
    So ends all earthly glory.

    Source: Latin
    So good that he is good for nothing.

    Source: Italian
    So got, so gone.

    Source: Dutch
    So it goes in the world: one has the purse, the other has the gold.

    Source: German
    So long as a man is angry he cannot be in the right.

    Source: Chinese
    So lovers, to their fair one fondly blind, E'en on her ugliness with transport gaze.

    Category: Philosophical Source: Chinese
    So many heads, so many minds.

    Source: Danish
    So money gets money.

    Source: Spanish
    So wise, so young, they say, do ne'er live long.

    Source: Spanish
    So you tell me there are wolves on the mountain, and foxes in the valley.

    Source: Spanish
    So yourself be good, a fig for your grandfather.

    Source: Spanish
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