Wise Sayings: Letter T


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    Wise Sayings


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    The bust of Mercury cannot be carved in every wood.

    Source: Latin
    The bust of Mercury cannot be cut from every wood.

    Source: Latin
    The busy fly is in every man's dish.

    Source: Spanish
    The busy man is troubled with but one devil, the idle man by a thousand.

    Source: Spanish
    The buyer has need of a hundred eyes. the seller but one.

    Source: Spanish
    The buyer needs a hundred eyes, the seller but one.
    Author: George Herbert
    The calm before the storm.
    Author: Unknown
    The calmer you go, the further along you will be.

    Source: Russian
    The calmest husbands make the stormiest wives.

    Source: English Proverb
    The camel asking for horns lost also his ears. [In grasping for things we need not, we often lose what we have.]

    Source: English Proverb
    The candle that goes before gives the best light.

    Source: Dutch
    The candle that goes before, is better than that which comes after.

    Source: French
    The careful foot can walk anywhere.
    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    The carriage draws the ox.

    Source: Latin
    The carrion which the eagle has left feeds the crow.

    Source: Latin
    The cask always smells of the herring.

    Source: French
    The cask full, the mother-in-law drunk.

    Source: Spanish
    The cask smells of the wine it contains.

    Source: Spanish
    The cat always leaves her mark upon her friend.

    Source: Spanish
    The cat has nine lives: three for playing, three for straying, three for staying.

    Source: English Proverb
    The cat is a good friend, only she scratches.

    Source: Portuguese
    The cat is friendly, but scratches.

    Source: Spanish
    The cat well knows whose beard she licks.

    Source: Portuguese
    The cat which did not reach the sausage said: Anyhow it is Friday.

    Source: Georgian
    The cat would eat fish but would not get her feet wet.
    Author: Chaucer
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