Quotes by Italian Proverb

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Once the game is over, the king and the pawn go back into the same box.

The person who lives by hope will die by despair.
If a man deceives me once, shame on him; if he deceives me twice, shame on me.
Beware of one who has nothing to lose.
Our last garment is made without pockets.
He who is not impatient is not in love.
If the secret sorrows of everyone could be read on their forehead, how many who now cause envy would suddenly become the objects of pity.
Public money is like holy water; everyone helps himself to it.
The best armor is to keep out of range.
He that flatters you more than you desire either has deceived you or wishes to deceive.
A little man often cast a long shadow.
If you scatter thorns, don't go barefoot.
The right man comes at the right time.
The person who lives with cripples will soon learn to limp.
He gains a great deal who loses a vain hope.
Speak of the Devil and he appears.
Of what does not concern you say nothing good or bad.
Hasty climbers have sudden falls.
Not everything which is bad comes to hurt us.
If the wife sins, the husband is not innocent.
When God punishes a land, he deprives it leaders of wisdom.
The rich never have to seek out their relatives.
After the ship has sunk, everyone knows how she might have been saved.
Never do that by proxy which you can do yourself.
The fool has to do at last what the wise did at first.
When the danger is past God is cheated.
After the game the King and pawn go into the same box.
Between saying and doing, many a pair of shoes is worn out.
After the game, the king and the pawn go into the same box.
A hundred wagon loads of thoughts will not pay a single ounce of debt.
Substance is not enough, accident is also required.
The buyer needs a hundred eyes; the seller but one.
Misfortune does not always result in harm.
Moderate profits fill the purse.
Where gold speaks every tongue is silent.
Voice of one, voice of none.
The best way to get praise is to die.
Reason lies between the bridle and the spur.
The just man may sin with an open chest of gold before him.
He who knows little knows enough if he knows how to hold is tongue.
At a round table there is no dispute about place.
He who knows little quickly tells it.
Hope is the last to abandon the unhappy.
He who enjoys good health is rich, though he knows it not.
Often he who does too much does too little.
To him who is determined it remains only to act.
Who goes to Rome a beast returns a beast.
There is no robber worse than a bad book.
Bed is the poor man's opera.
Of the wealth of the world each has as much as they take.

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