Wise Sayings: Letter W

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    Wise Sayings


    When one goose drinks, all drink.

    Source: German
    When one has not what one likes, one must like what one has.

    Source: French
    When one is dead, it is for a long while.

    Source: French
    When one is hungry, everything tastes good.
    Author: Unknown
    When one is in love, a cliff becomes a meadow.

    Source: Ethiopian
    When one is prepared, difficulties do not come.

    Source: Ethiopian
    When one must, one can.

    Source: Yiddish
    When one sheep is over the dam, the rest follow.

    Source: Dutch
    When one shuts one eye, one does not hear everything.

    Source: Swahili
    When one wave leaves, another succeeds.

    Source: Latin
    When one will not, two cannot quarrel.

    Source: Latin
    When one wolf eats another, thee is nothing to eat in the wood.

    Source: Spanish
    When our daughter is married sons-in-law are plenty.

    Source: Spanish
    When our enemy flies, build him a golden bridge.

    Source: Spanish
    When passion entereth at the fore-gate wisdom goes out at the postern.

    Source: Spanish
    When pleasure interferes with business, give up business.
    Source: American Proverb
    When poor, liberal; when rich, stingy.

    Source: Spanish
    When poverty comes in at the door, love flies out at the window.

    Source: German
    When poverty comes in at the door, love jumps out at the window.

    Source: German
    When prosperity smiles, beware of its guiles.

    Source: Dutch
    When pumpkins are watered, brinjals [small plants] also get watered.

    Source: Kashmiri
    When rogues fallout, honest men come by their own.

    Source: Kashmiri
    When rogues fallout, many a secret is revealed.

    Source: Latin
    When rogues go in procession the devil carries the cross.

    Source: Italian
    When shepherds quarrel, the wolf has a winning game.

    Source: German
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