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Danish Proverb

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He that waits for a dead man's shoes may long go barefoot.
FRENCH PROVERB
He that waits for a dead man's shoes may long go barefoot.
PROVERB
Man who waits for roast duck to fly into mouth must wait very, very long time. -Chinese proverb.
CHINESE PROVERB
The people whose children had to walk barefoot to school killed the people who could buy shoes for t...
JARED DIAMOND
Him that makes shoes go barefoot himself.
ROBERT BURTON
Some women have a weakness for shoes... I can go barefoot if necessary. I have a weakness for books.
OPRAH WINFREY
He who waits upon fortune is never sure of dinner.
BENJAMIN FRANKLIN
All things come to him who waits -- provided he knows what he is waiting for.
WOODROW WILSON
All things come to him who waits -- provided he knows what he is waiting for.
WOODROW T. WILSON
He who waits on God never waits too long
CHUCK WAGNER
If they told me to take my shoes off, I'd coach barefoot,
JERRY SLOAN
He who waits for a chance may wait for a long time.
NIGERIAN PROVERB
In his house at R'lyeh, dead Cthulu waits dreaming
H.P. LOVECRAFT
You know you're old when someone compliments you on your alligator shoes, and you're barefoot.
PHYLLIS DILLER
He who does not understand a joke, he does not understand Danish.
GEORG BRANDES
I shall begin my march for Camp tomorrow morning. It was not in my power to move until I could procu...
ANTHONY WAYNE
He who postpones the hour of living is like the rustic who waits for the river to run out before he ...
HORACE
He waits long that waits for another man's death
DUTCH PROVERB
A little twist to the usual, "Everything comes to he who waits". Everything comes to him who hustles...
THOMAS ALVA EDISON
When I run barefoot, I put my shoes on my hands. Running around with shoe-hands looks a little weird...
DANNY PUDI
He who postpones the hour of living rightly is like the rustic who waits for the river to run out be...
HORACE
When I had no shoes I was comfortable - I used to run barefoot. When I wore shoes it was difficult. ...
HAILE GEBRSELASSIE
When he entered the anteroom, two women looked up at him. One was Miss Robertson, the governor's sec...
GEORGE P. ELLIOTT
Everything comes to him who hustles while he waits.
THOMAS A. EDISON
Immortality is the condition of a dead man who doesn't believe he is dead.
H. L. MENCKEN
Take the dead from the dead, the old proverb said; only a corpse may speak true prophecy.
STEPHEN KING
He who waits to do a great deal of good at once, will never do anything.
SAMUEL JOHNSON
One mans stupidity is another mans wisdom.
LINDSAY KOLB
A lot of people who live in Denmark will understand Danish but not necessarily speak it.
SUSANNE BIER
Coming from a farming background, I saw nothing out of the ordinary in running barefoot, although it...
ZOLA BUDD
Everything comes to him who hustles while he waits.
THOMAS ALVA EDISON
All good things come to he who waits
PROVERB
He who sees a need and waits to be asked for help is as unkind as if he had refused it.
DANTE ALIGHIERI
Danish is a different language, even though Danish people understand Swedes, and very few Swedes und...
JOEL KINNAMAN
I just want silence... nothing less... nothing more.
DEYTH BANGER
The man who will live above his present circumstances, is in great danger of soon living beneath the...
JOSEPH ADDISON
He who learns but does not think, is lost! He who thinks but does not learn is in great danger.
CONFUCIUS
He who learns but does not think, is lost! He who thinks but does not learn is in great danger.
CONFUCIUS
A slave is one who waits for someone to come and free him.
EZRA POUND
You know you're old when someone compliments you on your alligator shoes, and you're barefoo...
PHYLLIS DILLER
The test of a mans character is not the mistakes he makes but the way he responds to them.
WILLIAM MOYERS
He who learns but does not think is lost. He who thinks but does not learn is in great danger.
ELEANOR ROOSEVELT
Being naked approaches being revolutionary; going barefoot is mere populism.
JOHN UPDIKE
Soil is earth’s barefoot and when we walk barefoot, two barefoot touches each other with love!
MEHMET MURAT ILDAN
The man who will live above his present circumstances, is in great danger of soon living beneath the...
JOSEPH ADDISON
Today A woman is one who tries to bring a man down. A man is one who has to keep that woman in check...
APURVA GAGLANI
An ancient proverb summed it up: when a wizard is tired of looking for broken glass in his dinner, i...
TERRY PRATCHETT
Being naked approaches being revolutionary; going barefoot is mere populism
JOHN UPDIKE
An ancient proverb summed it up: when a wizard is tired of looking for broken glass in his dinner, i...
TERRY PRATCHETT
In those days, up until kids went to high school, it was customary to go to school barefoot. But in ...
BILL DAYTON
He is the furthest from danger, who is on his guard even when in safety.
UNKNOWN
I followed someone who had very large shoes. He had very large shoes. Mr. J. R. D. Tata. He was a le...
RATAN TATA
Time is a watchful adversary, who waits enduringly for that merciless hour, hurrying to work the han...
KELLY VANG
A mans life is interesting primarily when he has failedI well know. For its a sign that he tried to ...
GEORGES CLEMENCEAU
A drunk mans' words are a sober mans' thoughts.
UNKNOWN
Once in a while you get shown the light in the strangest of places, if you look at it right.
GRATEFUL DEAD
You are the hare of whom the proverb goes, Whose valor plucks dead lions by the beard
WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
A poore mans Cow dies a rich mans child.
GEORGE HERBERT
In this world there is always danger for those who are afraid of it.
GEORGE BERNARD SHAW
A mans life is interesting primarily when he has failed. I well know. For its a sign that he tried t...
GEORGES CLéMENCEAU
Ph'nglui mglw'nafh Cthulhu R'lyeh wgah'nagl fhtagn.

In his house at R'lyeh dead Cthulh...
H.P. LOVECRAFT
We have never marketed ourselves as a Danish product, we see ourselves as an international brand. Yo...
CHARLOTTE SIMONSEN
I run in a pair of New Balances with a thinner sole, but they're nothing like those barefoot sho...
RYAN REYNOLDS
Beer is the Danish national drink, and the Danish national weakness is another beer.
CLEMENTINE PADDLEFORD
He that waits upon fortune, is never sure of a dinner.
BENJAMIN FRANKLIN
He who claims to have travelled in the hard roads, let him show his shoes for the proof!
MEHMET MURAT ILDAN
He will win who, prepared himself, waits to take the enemy unprepared.
SUN TZU
If a man is alive, there is always danger that he may die, though the danger must be allowed to be l...
HENRY DAVID THOREAU
Fuck you and them... I don't like this rules!
DEYTH BANGER
A mans discontent is his worst evill.
GEORGE HERBERT
He is not dead who departs from life with a high and noble fame; but he is dead, even while living, ...
LUDWIG TIECK
He puls with a long rope, that waits for anothers death.
GEORGE HERBERT
These philosophically fun ideas usually satisfy nobody. Nonetheless, they remind us that ignorance i...
NEIL DEGRASSE TYSON
Train up a child in such a way she or he should go; even when she or he is old she or he will not de...
SANTOSH AVVANNAVAR
Fat chance. In my estimation he is not going to be released anytime soon because there is a dead bab...
GREG DENUE
Prayer is mans greatest power!
W. CLEMENT STONE
He is not dead who departs from life with a high and noble fame; but he is dead, even while living, ...
JOHANN LUDWIG TIECK
There is always danger for those who are afraid.
GEORGE BERNARD SHAW
A proverb is the child of experience.
ENGLISH PROVERB
Every man becomes the image of the God he adores.
He whose worship is directed to a dead thing ...
THOMAS MERTON
He is dead in this world who has no belief in another.
JOHANN VON GOETHE
He that sows thorns, should not go barefoot.
BENJAMIN FRANKLIN
He is most free from danger, who, even when safe, is on his guard.
PUBLILIUS SYRUS
I'm never going to be in danger of getting the Nobel Prize for literature.
DAVID EDDINGS
There is a significant Latin proverb; to wit: Who will guard the guards?
JOSH BILLINGS
He is a great Necromancer, for he asks counsel counsell of the Dead (i.e. books).
GEORGE HERBERT
Everything comes to him who waits but a loaned book.
KIN HUBBARD
There is danger when a man throws his tongue into high gear before he gets his brain a-going.
C. C. PHELPS
Any finish at Le Mans is great but every time I go to Le Mans my mission is to win.
TOM KRISTENSEN
I've been barefoot most of my life: either flip flops or barefoot on the pool deck. Although you...
SUMMER SANDERS
Barefoot in the Park,
NEIL SIMON
Time and tide wait for no man. A pompous and self-satisfied proverb, and was true for a billion year...
MARK TWAIN
A proverb is not a proverb to you until life has illustrated it.
JOHN KEATS
Everything comes to him who waits, except a loaned book.
KIN HUBBARD
A proverb is no proverb to you until life has illustrated it.
JOHN KEATS
A proverb is no proverb to you until life has illustrated it
JOHN KEATS
He waits till the right moment.
ROBERTO GONZALEZ
Prayer is mans greatest power!
W. CLEMENT STONE
A mans face is his autobiography. A women's face is her work of fiction.
OSCAR WILDE
My wife is Danish and we go to Denmark a couple of times a year.
TED SHACKELFORD

More Danish Proverb

Sight before hearsay.
DANISH PROVERB
Rust consumes iron and envy consumes itself.
DANISH PROVERB
The road to a friend's house is never long.
DANISH PROVERB
He who would leap high must take a long run.
DANISH PROVERB
Better no law than law not enforced
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From praise, as from a shadow, a man is neither bigger nor smaller
DANISH PROVERB
God gives all birds their food but does not drop it into their nests
DANISH PROVERB
Shared sorrow is half sorrow
DANISH PROVERB
He who is ashamed of asking is ashamed of learning
DANISH PROVERB
Better suffer for the truth than prosper in a falsehood.
DANISH PROVERB
Unwilling service earns no thanks.
DANISH PROVERB
The nobler the blood the less the pride.
DANISH PROVERB
Eggs and oaths are easily broken.
DANISH PROVERB
An ounce of patience is worth a pound of brains.
DANISH PROVERB
Faint hearts never win fair ladies.
DANISH PROVERB
A good example is like a bell that calls many to church.
DANISH PROVERB
A fool is like all other men as long as he remains silent
DANISH PROVERB
The greater the fear the nearer the danger
DANISH PROVERB
Bad is never good until worse happens
DANISH PROVERB
Though your enemy is the size of an ant, regard him as an elephant
DANISH PROVERB
A bad tree does not yield good apples
DANISH PROVERB
Tell nothing to thy friend which thy enemy may not know
DANISH PROVERB
A bad horse eats as much as a good one
DANISH PROVERB
No one is rich enough to do without a neighbor
DANISH PROVERB
Many have too much, but none enough.
DANISH PROVERB
Better to ask twice than to lose your way once.
DANISH PROVERB
Slander expires at a good woman's door.
DANISH PROVERB
Promises make debt, and debt makes promises.
DANISH PROVERB
Big words seldom accompany good deeds.
DANISH PROVERB
Even a small star shines in the darkness.
DANISH PROVERB
Abstinence and fasting cure many a complaint.
DANISH PROVERB
Ask advice only of your equals.
DANISH PROVERB
It is better to suffer for truth than to prosper by falsehood
DANISH PROVERB
He who feeds the hen ought to have the egg
DANISH PROVERB
The dog's kennel is not the place to keep a sausage
DANISH PROVERB
Gifts should be handed, not thrown
DANISH PROVERB
If the beard were all, goats could preach
DANISH PROVERB
Give to a pig when it grunts and a child when it cries , and you will have a fine pig and a bad chil...
DANISH PROVERB
One should speak little with others and much with oneself
DANISH PROVERB
Speech is oft repented, silence never
DANISH PROVERB
Better the child cry than the old man.
DANISH PROVERB
If you can keep yourself with poverty you have no need of riches
DANISH PROVERB
He who gives to me teaches me to give.
DANISH PROVERB
A bad hair cut is two people's shame
DANISH PROVERB
Opportunity creates desire.
DANISH PROVERB
The sky is not less blue because the blind man does not see it.
DANISH PROVERB
There are no better masters than poverty and wants.
DANISH PROVERB
Unworthy offspring brag the most about their worthy descendants.
DANISH PROVERB
Falseness often lurks beneath fair hair.
DANISH PROVERB
He who is afraid of asking is ashamed of learning.
DANISH PROVERB
A person must stand very tall to see their own fate.
DANISH PROVERB
Relatives are the worst friends, said the fox as the dogs took after him
DANISH PROVERB
Better suffer for the truth than proper in a falsehood.
DANISH PROVERB
No man limps because another is hurt
DANISH PROVERB
As we descend deeper and deeper in this region its inhabitants become more and more modified, and fe...
DANISH PROVERB
It is better to suffer for truth than to prosper by falsehood
DANISH PROVERB
He who feeds the hen ought to have the egg
DANISH PROVERB
He who flies proves himself guilty
DANISH PROVERB
He knows the water best who has waded through it
DANISH PROVERB
He who would leap far must first take a long run
DANISH PROVERB
No one can be caught in places he does not visit
DANISH PROVERB
It is a great art to laugh at your own misfortune
DANISH PROVERB
Act in the valley so that you need not fear those who stand on the hill.
DANISH PROVERB
Wise care keeps what it has gained.
DANISH PROVERB
Fish and guests smell at three days old.
DANISH PROVERB
Roses fall, but the thorns remain.
DANISH PROVERB
Wise men do not quarrel with each other.
DANISH PROVERB
Coffee has two virtues: it is wet and warm.
DANISH PROVERB
Blame is a lazy man's wages.
DANISH PROVERB
No one is rich enough to do without a neighbor.
DANISH PROVERB
Your friendship is your needs answered.
DANISH PROVERB
Act honestly, and answer boldly.
DANISH PROVERB
He who is afraid to ask is ashamed of learning.
DANISH PROVERB
He is most cheated who cheats himself.
DANISH PROVERB
Bad is never good until worse happens.
DANISH PROVERB
If envy were a fever, all the world would be ill
DANISH PROVERB
If there is room in your hart there is room in your house
DANISH PROVERB
He must be pure who would blame another
DANISH PROVERB
The best advice is found on the pillow
DANISH PROVERB
Don't sail out farther than you can row back
DANISH PROVERB
Act honestly, and answer boldly
DANISH PROVERB
Who takes the child by the hand takes the mother by the heart
DANISH PROVERB
It is cowardly to fly from a living enemy or to abuse a dead one
DANISH PROVERB
They brag most of their ancestors who are unworthy of them
DANISH PROVERB
Young pigs grunt as as old pigs grunted before them
DANISH PROVERB
Better suffer for the truth than proper in a falsehood.
DANISH PROVERB
No man limps because another is hurt
DANISH PROVERB
I will speak to my captain because Essex has played a big role in my development as a bowler.
DANISH KANERIA
The series will be tough for me in several ways, like different balls to be used in the series and t...
DANISH KANERIA
For ordinary humans, someone crazy is highlighting, for ordinary crazy, someone human is highlightin...
DANISH BARAKI
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DANISH BARAKI
I will make a decision on how many matches I should play for Essex after the Sri Lanka tour.
DANISH KANERIA
From small beginnings come great things.
PROVERB
He who walks with the lame learns how to limp.
PROVERB
A dog that barks much is never a good hunter.
PROVERB
No bees, no honey; no work, no money.
PROVERB
The secret of life is not to do what you like, but to like what you do.
PROVERB
If youth but had the knowledge and old age the strength.
PROVERB
Do not protect yourself by a fence, but rather by your friends.
PROVERB
The time to make friends is before you need them.
PROVERB
It is prosperity that gives us friends, adversity that proves them.
PROVERB
A friend is someone who doesn't like the same people you do.
PROVERB
Be slow in choosing a friend, but slower in changing him.
PROVERB
Necessity unites.
PROVERB
The only thing we learn from new elections is we learned nothing from the old.
PROVERB
The gods sell all things at a fair price.
PROVERB
Nothing is more elegant than ready money!
PROVERB
You can't take it with you when you go.
PROVERB
After a rich man gets rich, his next ambition is to get richer.
PROVERB
The wise person has long ears and a short tongue.
PROVERB
Even though you know a thousand things, ask the man who knows one.
PROVERB
A truth spoken before its time is dangerous.
PROVERB
It is the truth that irritates a person.
PROVERB
Truth fears nothing but concealment.
PROVERB
The one who wills is the one who can.
PROVERB
It is bad luck to fall out of a thirteenth story window on Friday.
PROVERB
Now is the watchword of the wise.
PROVERB
Who has a trade may go anywhere.
PROVERB
Make peace with man and war with your sins.
PROVERB
A silent mouth is melodious.
PROVERB
When at a loss how to go on, cough.
PROVERB
The less people think the more they talk.
PROVERB
Speak little and to the purpose.
PROVERB
God likes help when helping people.
PROVERB
When we don't have what we like, we must like what we have.
PROVERB
One is rated by others as he rates himself.
PROVERB
Kings have many ears and eyes.
PROVERB
A secret between two is God's secret, between three is all men s.
PROVERB
Revenge converts a little right into a great wrong.
PROVERB
Rebuke with soft words and hard arguments.
PROVERB
The while we keep a man waiting, he reflects on our shortcomings.
PROVERB
Short prayers reach heaven.
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Where there are no tigers, a wild cat is very self-important.
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Poverty is a wonderful thing. It sticks to a man after all his friends have forsaken him.
PROVERB
A poor man is all schemes.
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One of these days, is none of these days.
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There are no greater promisers than those who have nothing to give.
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Maternity is a matter of fact, paternity is a matter of opinion.
PROVERB
When fortune knocks open the door.
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People will in a great degree, and not without reason, form their opinion of you by that they have o...
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Dios tarda pero no olvida -- God delays but doesn't forget.
PROVERB
Patience is the key to paradise.
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Money spent on the mind is never spent in vain.
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Nature surpasses nurture.
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When money speaks the truth is silent.
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First secure an independent income, then practice virtue.
PROVERB
Marry for money, my little sonny, a rich man's joke is always funny.
PROVERB
Silent men like still waters, are deep and dangerous.
PROVERB
When you are right no one remembers; when you are wrong no one forgets.
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One lives in the world's memory only by what they have done in the world's behalf.
PROVERB
He who lives by medical prescriptions lives miserably.
PROVERB
Quackery has no friend like gullibility.
PROVERB
No wonder lasts over three days.
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Choose your wife as you wish your children to be.
PROVERB
A good wife and health is a mans best wealth.
PROVERB
Contraries are cured by contraries.
PROVERB
Where the law is uncertain there is no law.
PROVERB
Fools and obstinate men make lawyers rich.
PROVERB
A good lawyer is a bad neighbor.
PROVERB
When a blind man bears the standard, pity those who follow.
PROVERB
Towards evening the lazy person begins to get busy.
PROVERB
It is better to sit down than to stand, it is better to lie down than to sit, but death is the best ...
PROVERB
It's good to be clever, but not to show it.
PROVERB
We all end up in a single bed sooner or later.
PROVERB
Better to ask a question than to remain ignorant.
PROVERB
A hundred years cannot repair a moment's loss of honor.
PROVERB
Ease and honor are seldom bedfellows.
PROVERB
He makes his home where the living is best.
PROVERB
Hygiene is two thirds of health.
PROVERB
Man is harder than iron, stronger than stone and more fragile than a rose.
PROVERB
A heart in love with beauty never grows old.
PROVERB
Not the glittering weapon fights the fight, but rather the hero's heart.
PROVERB
Good habits result from resisting temptation.
PROVERB
He declares himself guilty who justifies himself before accusation.
PROVERB
Every man for himself and God for us all.
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Grief is light that is capable of counsel.
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Without grace beauty is an unabated hook.
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Whoever gossips to you will gossip about you.
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In bad fortune hold out, in good hold in.
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He that is born to be hanged shall never be drowned.
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One must either be the hammer or the anvil.
PROVERB
You cannot be lost on a road that is straight.
PROVERB
Fire is never a gentle master
PROVERB
Practice what you preach.
PROVERB
Weave in faith and God will find the thread.
PROVERB
Who has never tasted what is bitter does not know what is sweet.
PROVERB
By bravely enduring it, an evil which cannot be avoided is overcome
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If a job's worth doing, it's worth doing well.
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An arch never sleeps.
PROVERB
A friend to everybody and to nobody is the same thing.
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The most beautiful things in the universe are the starry heavens above us and the feeling of duty wi...
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Doubt is the key to knowledge.
PROVERB
When difficulties are overcome they begin blessing.
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Who loves well, chastises well.
PROVERB
They say is often a great liar.
PROVERB
The community of living is the carriage of the Lord.
PROVERB
Communism is a cow of many; well milked and badly fed.
PROVERB
Under Capitalism, man exploits man. Under Communism, it's exactly the opposite.
PROVERB
It is better to be a coward for a minute than dead for the rest of your life.
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Think of many things, do only one.
PROVERB