Wise Sayings: Letter W

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    Wise Sayings


    When it thunders, the thief becomes honest.

    Source: Italian
    When joy is in the parlour, sorrow is in the passage.

    Source: Danish
    When lazy horses begin to start, old women to dance, and white clouds to rain, there is no stopping them.

    Source: Danish
    When life's path is steep, keep your mind even.
    Author: Horace
    When love and skill go together, expect a masterpiece.
    Author: John Ruskin
    When love is not madness, it is not love. [Sp., Cuando amor no es locura, no es amor.]

    Source: Spanish
    When luck joins in the game, cleverness scores double.

    Source: Yiddish
    When many shepherds tend the sheep, they but so much the longer sleep.

    Source: Dutch
    When misery is highest help is nighest.

    Source: Dutch
    When misfortune comes in at the door, love flies out of the window.

    Source: German
    When misfortune sleeps, let no one wake her.

    Source: Spanish
    When mistrust enters, love departs.

    Source: Danish
    When money speaks the truth is silent.

    Source: Russian
    When money speaks, truth keeps silent.
    Category: Money Source: Russian
    When money talks, the truth is silent.

    Source: Russian
    When need is greatest, help is nearest.

    Source: German
    When neighbours quarrel, lookers-on are more apt to add fuel than water.

    Source: Danish
    When nought comes to aught, it does not know itself.

    Source: Dutch
    When old horses get warm, they are not easily held in.

    Source: German
    When once at sea, do not long to be on shore. [Be satisfied with your calling in life.]

    Source: Latin
    When one dog barks, another will follow suit.

    Source: Latin
    When one door shuts, a hundred open.

    Source: Spanish
    When one door shuts, another opens.

    Source: Spanish
    When one door shuts, another opens.
    Author: Unknown
    When one foot stumbles, the other is near falling.

    Source: Danish
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