Wise Sayings: Letter W

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    Wise Sayings


    What the peacock has too little on his head, he has too much on his tail.

    Source: German
    What the sober man keeps in his heart, is on the tongue of the drunkard.

    Source: French
    What the young one begs for, the grown-up throws away.

    Source: Russian
    What though his hair be gray, his mind is no less vigorous than ever.

    Source: Latin
    What three know will soon be known to thirty.

    Source: German
    What three know, everybody knows.

    Source: Spanish
    What was hard to bear is sweet to remember.

    Source: Portuguese
    What was hard to endure is sweet to recall.

    Source: French
    What was is no more, what if is just if.

    Source: Maltese
    What water gives, water takes away.

    Source: Portuguese
    What we possess is always beautiful.

    Source: Latin
    What we want in hay we make up in straw.

    Source: German
    What will be, will be.

    Source: Italian
    What will not performance achieve?

    Source: Latin
    What you can't get is just what suits you.

    Source: French
    What you can't have, abuse.

    Source: Italian
    What you cannot avoid, welcome.
    Source: Chinese Proverb
    What you dislike for yourself do not like for me.

    Source: Spanish
    What you do to others will bear fruit in you.
    Category: Generosity Source: Singhalese
    What you do yourself is well done.

    Source: Danish
    What you do, do quickly.

    Source: German
    What you don't see with your eyes, don't invent with your mouth.

    Source: Jewish
    What you give away you keep.

    Source: Kurdish
    What you give for the cause of charity in health is gold; what you give in sickness is silver; what you give after death is lead.

    Source: Jewish
    What you give is what you get.
    Category: Generosity Author: Unknown
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