Wise Sayings: Letter T


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    Wise Sayings


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    The ass carries corn to the mill, and gets thistles.

    Source: German
    The ass dead, the barley at his tail.

    Source: Spanish
    The ass dead, the corn at his tail.

    Source: Portuguese
    The ass does not know the value of his tail till he has lost it.

    Source: Portuguese
    The ass embraced the thistle, and they found themselves relations.

    Source: Portuguese
    The ass knows well in whose face be brays.

    Source: Spanish
    The ass of many owners is eaten by wolves.

    Source: Portuguese
    The ass of many owners is food for wolves.

    Source: Spanish
    The ass that is common property is always the worst saddled.

    Source: French
    The ass that is hungry eats thistles.

    Source: Portuguese
    The ass that trespasses on a stranger's premises will leave them laden with wood (i.e. cudgelled).

    Source: Portuguese
    The ass well knows in whose house he brays.

    Source: Portuguese
    The ass went seeking for horns and lost his ears.
    Source: Arabic Proverb
    The ass's son brays one hour daily.

    Source: Portuguese
    The assistance of fools only brings injury.

    Source: Latin
    The autumn of beauty is still beautiful.

    Source: Latin
    The avenging gods have their feet clothed in wool.

    Source: Latin
    The axe forgets what the tree remembers.

    Source: Latin
    The bacon of paradise for the married man that does not repent.

    Source: Spanish
    The bad barber leaves neither hair nor skin.

    Source: Spanish
    The bad gardener quarrels with his rake.
    Source: American Proverb
    The bad man always suspects knavery.

    Source: Spanish
    The bad plowman quarrels with his ox.

    Source: Korean
    The bad plowman quarrels with his ox.
    Category: Criticism Source: Korean
    The bad refrain from sin from fear of punishment.

    Source: Latin
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