Wise Sayings: Letter W

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    Wise Sayings


    Where the dike (or dam) is lowest the water first runs over.

    Source: Dutch
    Where the goat is tied she must browse.

    Source: French
    Where the heart loves, there the legs walk.

    Source: Maltese
    Where the hedge is low every one will cross it.

    Source: Italian
    Where the hedge is lowest every one goes over.

    Source: Dutch
    Where the hedge is lowest men jump over.

    Source: French
    Where the hedge is lowest, the devil leaps over.

    Source: German
    Where the honey, there the bees.

    Source: Latin
    Where the hostess is handsome the wine is good.

    Source: French
    Where the lion's skin falls short, borrow of the fox.

    Source: German
    Where the love is, thither turns the eye.

    Source: Latin
    Where the Pope is there is Rome.

    Source: Italian
    Where the pupil is willing; the teachers will appear.

    Source: Italian
    Where the ship goes the brig can go.

    Source: Italian
    Where the skin of the lion does not suffice, we must join that of the fox.

    Source: Italian
    Where the thread is weakest it breaks.

    Source: French
    Where the tongue slips, it speaks the truth.

    Source: Irish
    Where the wasp has passed the fly sticks fast.

    Source: French
    Where there are no dogs the fox is a king.

    Source: Italian
    Where there are no swamps there are no frogs.

    Source: German
    Where there are no tigers, a wildcat is very self-important.

    Source: Korean
    Where there are too many cooks the soup will be too salty.

    Source: Italian
    Where there are too many workmen, there is little work.

    Source: German
    Where there is a sea there are pirates.

    Source: Greek
    Where there is content there is abundance.

    Source: Latin
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