Wise Sayings: Letter W

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    Wise Sayings


    When you tell the truth, have one foot in the stirrup.

    Source: Turkish
    When you throw dirt, you lose ground.

    Source: Texan
    When you want to test the depths of a stream, don't use both feet.
    Source: Chinese
    When you will, they wont, when you wont, they will.

    Source: Latin
    When you're sad, learn something.
    Author: Merlin
    When you're thirsty it's too late to think about digging a well.

    Source: Japanese
    When your companions get drunk and fight, Take up your hat, and wish them good night.

    Source: Japanese
    When your devil was born, mine was going to school.

    Source: Italian
    When your horse in on the brink of a precipice, it is too late to pull the reins.
    Source: Chinese
    Whenever the water rises, the boat will rise too.

    Source: Chinese
    Where a chest lieth open, a righteous man may sin.
    Source: Chinese
    Where a man feels pain he lays his hand.

    Source: Dutch
    Where a man never goes, there his head will never be washed.

    Source: Danish
    Where all adulterers to wear grey coats, the cloth would be dear.

    Source: German
    Where art is displayed truth does not appear.

    Source: Latin
    Where bees are, there is honey.

    Source: Latin
    Where curiosity is not the purveyor, detraction will soon be starved.

    Source: Latin
    Where every one goes, the grass never grows.

    Source: German
    Where freedom is, there shall my country be.

    Source: Latin
    Where ghosts walk, there is loving or thieving.

    Source: German
    Where God bestows an office, he provides brains to fill it.

    Source: German
    Where God builds a church, the devil builds a chapel.

    Source: German
    Where gold avails, argument fails.
    Source: German
    Where gold chinks, arguments are of no avail.

    Source: German
    Where honour ceaseth, there knowledge decreaseth.

    Source: German
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