Wise Sayings: Letter S

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    Wise Sayings


    Shut your door, and you will make your neighbour good.

    Source: Portuguese
    Shut your mouth and you'll catch no flies.

    Source: Portuguese
    Sickly body, sickly mind.

    Source: German
    Sickness comes in haste, and goes at leisure.

    Source: Danish
    Sickness comes on horseback and departs on foot.

    Source: Dutch
    Sickness comes on horseback, but goes away on foot.

    Source: Dutch
    Sickness comes uninvited--no need to bespeak it.

    Source: Danish
    Sickness is every man's master.

    Source: Danish
    Sickness shows us what we are.

    Source: Latin
    Sight goes before hearsay.

    Source: Danish
    Silence and look out, we shall catch both hen and chicks.

    Source: Spanish
    Silence and reflection cause no dejection.

    Source: German
    Silence answers much.

    Source: Dutch
    Silence is a fence around wisdom.

    Source: Hebrew
    Silence is a fine jewel for a woman, but it is little worn.

    Source: Hebrew
    Silence is a woman's best garment.

    Source: Hebrew
    Silence is also speech.

    Source: Yiddish
    Silence is an attribute of the dead; he who is alive speaks.

    Source: Yoruban
    Silence is golden, speech is silver.
    Source: American Proverb
    Silence is golden.
    Author: Unknown
    Silence is often misinterpreted but never misquoted.
    Author: Unknown
    Silence is sometimes the answer.
    Category: Discretion Source: Estonian
    Silence is the best answer to the stupid. The fool has his answer on the tip of his tongue.
    Source: Arabian Proverb
    Silence is the door of consent.

    Source: Berber
    Silence is the greatest ornament in a woman.

    Source: Latin
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