Wise Sayings: Letter T


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    Wise Sayings


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    To remove the hairs from a horse's tail, one by one must be plucked out. [Small persevering efforts succeed, when violent measures would fail.]
    Source: Latin
    To rise at five, dine at nine, sup at five, go to bed at nine, makes a man live to ninety-nine.

    Source: French
    To rise at six, eat at ten, sup at six, go to bed at ten, makes a man live years ten times ten.

    Source: French
    To rise at six, eat at ten, sup at six, go to bed at ten, makes a man live years ten times ten.

    Source: French
    To rob a robber is not robbing.

    Source: French
    To rude words deaf ears.

    Source: French
    To rule the mountains is to rule the river.

    Source: French
    To run away is not glorious, but very healthy.

    Source: Russian
    To scare a bird is not the way to catch it.

    Source: French
    To see it rain is better than to be in it.

    Source: French
    To sell honey to one who keeps hives.

    Source: Portuguese
    To separate the men from the boys.

    Source: Portuguese
    To silence another, first be silent yourself.

    Source: Latin
    To speak ill of anyone is to speak ill of yourself.
    Category: Courtesy and respect Source: Afghan
    To speak ill of others is a dishonest way of praising ourselves.
    Author: Will Durant
    To speak kindly does not hurt the tongue.

    Source: Latin
    To squeeze an eel too hard is the way to lose it.

    Source: French
    To swim and swim more, and be drowned on shore.

    Source: Spanish
    To take ambition from a soldier, is to rob him of his spurs.

    Source: Spanish
    To talk much and arrive nowhere is the same as climbing a tree to catch a fish.

    Category: Animals Source: Chinese
    To teach is also to learn.

    Source: Japanese
    To tell tales out of school.

    Source: Japanese
    To the ass, or the sow, their own offspring appears the fairest in creation.

    Source: Latin
    To the bold man fortune gives her hand.

    Source: Spanish
    To the bold man Fortune holds out her hand.

    Source: Portuguese
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