Wise Sayings: Letter T


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    Wise Sayings


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    The partridge loves peas, but not those that go into the pot with it.

    Source: African Wolof
    The passing hour is sometimes a mother, sometimes a stepmother.

    Source: Latin
    The paunch warm, the foot sleepy.

    Source: Spanish
    The peasant will not cross himself before it begins to thunder.

    Source: Russian
    The pebble in the brook secretly thinks itself a precious stone.

    Source: Japanese
    The pen is mightier than the sword.
    Author: Unknown
    The penalty attaching to evil deeds should be thought of in time.

    Source: Latin
    The pencil of God has no eraser.

    Source: Haitian
    The people want to be deceived.

    Source: Latin
    The people's voice is God's voice.
    Source: German
    The person afraid of bad luck will never know good.
    Category: Luck Source: Russian
    The person sins, then blames Satan for it.
    Source: Afghan
    The person who gets stuck on petty happiness, will not attain great happiness.
    Category: Joy and sorrow Source: Tibetan
    The person who has not traveled widely thinks his or her mother is the best cook.

    Source: Ugandan
    The person who is tired will find time to sleep. A person with a bad name is already half hanged.

    Source: English Proverb
    The person with burnt fingers asks for tongs.

    Source: Samoan
    The person with burnt fingers asks for tongs.
    Category: Experience Source: Samoan
    The pig prefers mud to clean water.

    Source: Latin
    The pike grows big on small fry.

    Source: Danish
    The pitcher goes often to the well and gets broken at last.

    Source: French
    The pitcher goes so long to the well that it breaks at last.

    Source: Dutch
    The pitcher goes so often to the well, that it gets broken at last.

    Source: German
    The pitcher goes so often to the well, that it leaves its handle or its mouth.

    Source: Spanish
    The pitcher that goes often to the fountain leaves there either its handle or its spout.

    Source: Italian
    The pitcher that goes too often to the well is broken at last.

    Source: English Proverb
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