WISECRACKER - BAVARD - CHIACCHIERONE - CORREVEIDILE
A little a child weighs an your knee, a big one an your heart.A little absence does a lot of good.A little absence does much good.A little absence does much good.
FrenchA little and a little, collected together, become a great deal; the heap in the barn consists of single grains, and drop and drop make the inundation.
SaadiA little and a little, collected together, becomes a great deal; the heap in the barn consists of single grains, and drop and rop makes an inundation.A little and a little, collected together, becomes a great deal; the heap in the barn consists of single grains, and drop and rope makes an inundation.A little and good fills the trencher.
George Herbert, Jacula PrudentumA little apple for the thirst.A little arm follows another.A little axe can cut down a big tree.A little axe, when well used, brings lots of food.A little barrel can give but little meal.A little bench of heedless bishops here,
And there a chancellor in embryo.
The Schoolmistress, W. SHENSTONE.A little bird is content with a little nest.A little bird only wants a little nest.A little bird told me.A little bird wants but a little nest.A little bit of experience is better than a barrel full of knowledge.A little bit of luck is better than a ton of gold.
Yiddish] A shtikel mazel iz vert merer vi a ton gold.A little bit of powder and a little bit of paint make a woman look like what she ain?t.A little bit of something is better than a lot of nothing.A little bitter mingled in our cup leaves no relish of the sweet.
LockeA little body does oft(en) harbour a great soul.A little body doth often harbour a great soul.A little body may hae a great soul.
ScotlandA little body often harbors a great soul.A little body often harbours a great soul.A little bread and wine in a dungeon sufficed for the liturgy of the martyrs.
HamertonA little charm and you are not ordinary.
Yiddish] A bisseleh chain iz shoin nit gemainA little cheese when a mind to make a feast.
Michel De MontaigneA little chest may hold great treasure.A little courtesy will go a long way.A little curly-headed, good-for-nothing,
And mischief-making monkey from his birth.
Don Juan, Canto I, LORD BYRON.A little debt makes a debtor, a great one an enemy.A little debt makes a debtor, but a great one an enemy. A little fore-talk may save much after-talk.A little dinner, long expected and cold, is by no means given, but dearly sold.A little dog can start a hare, but it takes a big one to catch it.A little dog, a cow without horns, and a short man, are generally proud.A little doubt saves many a mistake.A little each day is much in a year.A little ekes, quoth Jenny Wren, when she pissed in the sea.A little fire burns up a great deal of corn.A little fire burns up a great deal of corn. / Of a small spark, a great fire.A little fire is quickly trodden out;
Which, being suffer'd, rivers cannot quench.
ShakespeareA little gall embitters much honey.A little gall make a great deal of honey bitter.A little gall spoils a great deal of honey.A little gall spoils much honey.A little garden square and wall'd;
And in it throve an ancient evergreen,
A yew-tree, and all round it ran a walk
Of shingle, and a walk divided it.