Wise Sayings: Letter W

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    Wise Sayings


    We pay when old for the excesses of youth.

    Source: Latin
    We perish by permitted things.

    Source: Latin
    We receive nothing with so much reluctance as advice.

    Source: Latin
    We shall never be younger.

    Source: Latin
    We shall see, as the blind man said.

    Source: French
    We should eat to live, not live to eat.

    Source: Latin
    We should trust more to our eyesight than to our ears.

    Source: Latin
    We sow the wind, and reap the whirlwind.

    Source: Latin
    We traded in shrouds; people stopped dying.

    Source: Lebanese
    We trust what we see rather than what we hear.

    Source: Latin
    We were born to die anyhow.

    Source: Massai
    We will be grateful to flowers only if they have born fruits.

    Source: Zimbabwean
    We will be known by the tracks we leave behind.

    Category: Philosophical Source: Dakotan
    We will fly that hawk when his pinions are grown.

    Source: Darkovan
    We will ride that colt when he is grown to wear a saddle.
    Source: Darkovan
    We'll never know the worth of water 'till the well goes dry.
    Source: Scottish Proverb
    We're fools whether we dance or not, so we might as well dance.

    Source: Japanese
    We've arrived, and to prove it we're here.

    Source: Japanese
    Wealth and content are not always bedfellows.
    Author: Ben Franklin
    Wealth conquered Rome after Rome had conquered the world.

    Source: Italian
    Wealth is both an enemy and a friend.

    Source: Nepal
    Wealth is both an enemy and a friend.
    Category: Wealth and poverty Source: Nepalese
    Wealth is but dung, useful only when spread.

    Category: Wealth Source: Chinese
    Wealth is but dung; useful only when spread.
    Category: Wealth and poverty Source: Chinese
    Wealth is not his that has it, but his that enjoys it.
    Category: Wealth and poverty Author: Ben Franklin
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