Wise Sayings: Letter S

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    Wise Sayings


    Sell me dear, and measure me fair.

    Source: Italian
    Sell not the bear's skin before you have caught him.

    Source: Italian
    Sell publicly and buy privately.

    Source: Spanish
    Send a boy where he wants to go and you see his best pace.

    Source: African proverb
    Send a fool to close the shutters and he'll close them all over town.

    Source: Yiddish
    Send a fool to the market and a fool he will return.

    Source: Yiddish
    Send a man of sense on the embassy, and you need not instruct him.

    Source: Portuguese
    Send a thief to catch a thief.
    Author: Unknown
    Sending charcoal in the snow is better than adding flowers to a brocade.

    Source: Chinese
    Sense comes with age.

    Source: Spanish
    Separation secures manifest friendship.

    Source: Indian
    September blow soft till the fruit's in the loft.

    Source: Indian
    Servants differ as their masters.

    Source: Latin
    Serve a lord and you'll know what is grief.

    Source: Spanish
    Serve a lord, and you will know what it is to be vexed.

    Source: Portuguese
    Serve as a serf or fly like a deer.

    Source: French
    Service is greatness.

    Source: Kashmiri
    Service is not inheritance.

    Source: Italian
    Services unrequired go unrequited.

    Source: German
    Set a beggar on a horse and he'll ride to the devil.

    Source: German
    Set a beggar on horseback, and he don\'t trot, but gallops.

    Source: Dutch
    Set a beggar on horseback, and he'll outride the devil.

    Source: German
    Set a beggar on horseback, and he\'ll ride to the Devil.

    Source: German
    Set a fox to catch a fox.

    Source: Danish
    Set a peasant on horseback, and he forgets both God and man.

    Source: Spanish
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