Wise Sayings: Letter T


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    Wise Sayings


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    The cock is a lord on his own dunghill.

    Source: German
    The cock is king on his own dunghill.

    Source: German
    The cock often crows without a victory.

    Source: Danish
    The cock shuts his eyes when he crows, because he knows it by heart.

    Source: German
    The company makes the feast.
    Author: J Warton
    The complete fool is half prophet.

    Source: Yiddish
    The complete fool is half prophet.
    Category: Foolishness Source: Yiddish
    The concealer is as bad as the thief.

    Source: German
    The conquered dare not open their mouths.

    Source: Latin
    The conqueror weeps, the conquered is ruined. [Both sides suffer in war or litigation.]

    Source: Latin
    The contented person can never be ruined.
    Category: Conscience Source: Chinese
    The continuous drip polishes the stone.
    Category: Patience Source: Peruvian
    The corn falls out of a shaken sheaf.

    Source: French
    The corn that is taken to a bad mill. will be badly ground.

    Source: Danish
    The coroner and the lawyer grow fat on the quarrels of fools.

    Source: Gaelic
    The corruption of the best things makes the worst.

    Source: Latin
    The counsel of the aged is sound.

    Source: Latin
    The counterfeit image of a pot with two ears.

    Source: Dutch
    The course of a river is not to be altered. [We cannot alter a natural bent.]

    Source: Latin
    The course of true love never did run smooth.

    Source: Latin
    The court is most merciful when the accused is most rich.

    Source: Hebrew
    The court official in one life has seven rebirths as a beggar.

    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    The covetous person is always in want.
    Category: Greed Source: Irish
    The cow does not know the value of her tail till she has lost it.

    Category: Animals Source: Danish
    The cow gives good milk, but kicks over the pail.

    Category: Animals Source: Danish
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