Wise Sayings: Letter T


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    Wise Sayings


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    There\'s no making a silk purse of a sow\'s ear.

    Source: Dutch
    There\'s none so blind as those who will not see.

    Source: Italian
    There\'s nothing like having the key of the fields.

    Source: French
    These three are the marks of a Jew--a tender heart, self-respect, and charity.

    Source: Hebrew
    These three take crooked ways: carts, boats, and musicians.

    Source: Hindu
    They agree like cats and dogs.

    Source: Dutch
    They are fools whose sheep run away twice.

    Source: Dutch
    They are good that are away.

    Source: Scottish
    They are most cheated who cheat others.
    Category: Buying and selling Source: Danish
    They are not all cooks who carry long knives.
    Source: German
    They are not all friends who laugh with you.

    Source: German
    They are not all hunters who blow horns.

    Source: German
    They are not free who drag their chains after them.
    Category: Freedom and slavery Source: French
    They attend a funeral robed in white, and a wedding in mourning.

    Source: Latin
    They brag most of their ancestors who are unworthy of them.

    Source: Danish
    They build houses but shall not inhabit them.

    Source: Latin
    They can do least who boast loudest.

    Source: Latin
    They cease to be friends who dwell afar off.

    Source: Latin
    They fight with tweezers, not swords.

    Source: Latin
    They fought with varying success.

    Source: Latin
    They found no fault with Time, save that he fled.

    Source: Latin
    They give, to find a pretext for asking.

    Source: Latin
    They laugh till they cry.

    Source: Latin
    They limit their expenditure where it is not needed, and are ever lavish of that of which they should be sparing.

    Source: Latin
    They look at the greens, but steal the bacon.

    Source: Latin
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