Wise Sayings: Letter T


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    Wise Sayings


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    The smallest good deed is better than the grandest good intention.

    Source: Japanese
    The smith's dog sleeps at the noise of the hammer, and wakes at the grinding of teeth.

    Source: Spanish
    The smoke of my own house is better than another man's fire.

    Source: Italian
    The smoke of our own country is brighter than fire abroad.

    Source: Latin
    The snail, to be rid of annoyances, bartered its eyes for horns.

    Source: Spanish
    The soldier is well paid for doing mischief.

    Source: Italian
    The soldier's blood exalts the captain.

    Source: Italian
    The soldiers fight, and the kings are heroes.

    Source: Yiddish
    The son of an ass brays twice a day.

    Source: Spanish
    The son-in-law's sack is never full.

    Source: Portuguese
    The sooner begun, the sooner done.

    Source: Portuguese
    The sooty oven mocks the black chimney.

    Source: Portuguese
    The sound of the bell does not drive away rooks.

    Source: Italian
    The sow has been greeted with music.

    Source: Latin
    The sow prefers the mire.

    Source: Danish
    The spider and the fly can't make a bargain.
    Category: Buying and selling Source: Jamaican
    The spider's web lets the rat escape and catches the fly.

    Source: Spanish
    The spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak.

    Source: Latin
    The spot will come out in the washing.

    Source: Spanish
    The squeaking wheel gets the grease.

    Source: Spanish
    The squeaky wheel gets the grease.
    Author: Ben Franklin
    The stable wears out a horse more than the road.

    Source: French
    The stargazer's toe is often stubbed.
    Source: Russian
    The stars make no noise.

    Source: Irish
    The steps at court are slippery.

    Source: Danish
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