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Italian Proverb Quotes

Sayings of Italian Origin

The person who lives by hope will die by despair.

Category: Despair

To him who is determined it remains only to act.

Category: Determination

Speak of the Devil and he appears.

Category: Devil

If a man deceives me once, shame on him; if he deceives me twice, shame on me.

Category: Experience

He that flatters you more than you desire either has deceived you or wishes to deceive.

Category: Flattery

Often he who does too much does too little.

Category: Focus

The fool has to do at last what the wise did at first.

Category: Fools And Foolishness

Big mouthfuls often choke.

Category: Greed

He who enjoys good health is rich, though he knows it not.

Category: Health

The healthy die first.

Category: Health

He gains a great deal who loses a vain hope.

Category: Hope

Hope is the last to abandon the unhappy.

Category: Hope

Hunger is the best sauce.

Category: Hunger

The person who lives with cripples will soon learn to limp.

Category: Influence

He who knows little quickly tells it.

Category: Knowledge