What the eye does not see, the heart does not grieve over.
What the eye sees not, the heart craves not.
What the heart thinks, the tongue speaks.
What we are ignorant of is immense.
What we do willingly is easy.
What we learn with pleasure we never forget.
What we lose in hake we shall have in herring.
What you dislike in another, take care to correct in yourself.
What you lose on the swings you gain (or get back) on the roundabouts.
What youth is used to, age remembers.
When a dog is drowning everyone offers him drink.
When a friend asks, there is no tomorrow.
When ale (or drink or wine) is in wit is out.
When all men speak no man hears.
When anger blinds the mind, truth disapears.
Whe angry, count ten before you speak; if very angry, a hundred.
When an opportunity is neglected, it never comes back to you.
When stupid man is doing something he is ashamed of, he always declares that it is his duty.
When flatterers meet, the devil goes to dinner.
When Greek meets Greek, then comes the tug of war.
When guns speak it is too late to argue.
When in doubt, play trumps.