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  • Proverb Source: Swedish [1]

    Wise Sayings


    If you buy what you don't need, you steal from yourself.
    Category: Thrift Source: Swedish
    A peacock has too little in its head, too much in its tail.

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    Advice should be viewed from behind.

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    Empty barrels make the most noise.

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    Eyes that do not cry, do not see.

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    Fact is stranger than fiction.

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    Fear less, hope more, eat less, chew more, whine less, breathe more, talk less, say more, hate less, love more, and all good things will be yours.

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    Fear may force a man to cast beyond the moon.

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    He who cannot keep silence cannot speak.

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    Love is like dew that falls on both nettles and lilies.

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    One should go invited to a friend in good fortune, and uninvited in misfortune.

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    Shared joy is a double joy; shared sorrow is half a sorrow.

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    Sweep first before your own door, before you sweep the doorsteps of your neighbors.

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    The afternoon knows what the morning never suspected.

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    The best place to find a helping hand is at the end of your own arm.

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    Those who wish to sing always find a song.

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    Thou are a bitter bird, said the raven to the starling.

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    Thou hast a head and so hath a pin.

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    Thou shalt not muzzle the ox that treadeth out the corn.

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    What breaks in a moment may take years to mend.

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    What can you expect from a pig but a grunt?

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    What can't be alter'd must be borne, not blamed.

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    When a blind man carries a lame man, both go forward.

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    Wisdom is in the head and not in the beard.

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    Worry often gives a small thing a big shadow.

    Source: Swedish
    Swedish [1]