Wise Sayings: Letter W


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    Wise Sayings


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    When the tree is down everybody runs to the branches.

    Source: French
    When the tree is fallen every one runs to it with his axe.

    Source: Latin
    When the tree is fallen, every one goeth to it with his hatchet.

    Source: Latin
    When the tree waves, wind is stirring.
    Category: Philosophical Source: Chinese
    When the waggon is tilting everybody gives it a shove.

    Source: Danish
    When the war is over then comes help.

    Source: Latin
    When the will is prompt the legs are nimble.

    Source: Italian
    When the wind is in the east, tis neither good for man nor beast.
    Author: Unknown
    When the wind is in the east, \'tis neither good for man nor beast.

    Source: Italian
    When the wind serves, all aid.

    Source: Italian
    When the wine goes in the wit goes out.

    Source: Dutch
    When the wine is in the man, the wit is in the can.

    Source: Dutch
    When the wine runs to waste in the cellar, he mends the cask.

    Source: German
    When the wine's in the wit's out.

    Source: Italian
    When the wolf's ears appear, his body is not far off.

    Source: Danish
    When the word is in the mouth you must caress the sheath.

    Source: Danish
    When the word is out, it belongs to another.

    Source: German
    When the words are said, the holy water is made.

    Source: French
    When the wound is healed the pain is forgotten.

    Source: Danish
    When there are two friends to one purse, one sings, the other weeps.

    Source: Spanish
    When there is a fire in the neighbourhood carry water to your own house.

    Source: Italian
    When there is little bread at table put plenty on your plate.

    Source: Italian
    When there is no enemy within, the enemies outside cannot hurt you.
    Source: African proverb
    When there is no wind every man is a pilot.

    Source: French
    When there is nothing the church loses.

    Source: Italian
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