A sound discretion is not so much indicated by never making a mistake as by never repeating it. Bovee
A sound mind in a sound body is a short but full description of a happy state in this world. Locke
A sound mind in a sound body.
A source of cheerfulness to a good mind is the consideration of that Being on whom we have our dependence, and in whom, though we behold Him as yet but in the first faint discoveries of His perfections, we see everything that we can imagine as great, glorious, or amiable. We find ourselves everywhere upheld by His goodness and surrounded by an immensity of love and mercy. Addison
A southerly wind and a cloudy sky proclaim a hunting morning.
A sow is always dreaming of bran.
A sow may find an acorn as well as a hog.
A sow may whistle, though it has an ill mouth for it.
A sow prefers bran to roses.
A sow to a fiddle.
A spacious ground is the right place to demonstrate one?s skill in wrestling.
A spaniel, a woman, and a walnut tree, the more they're beaten the better they be.
A spaniel, a woman, and a walnut-tree, the more they?re beaten the better they be.
A spared body only goes twenty-four hours further that another.
A spark can start a great fire.
A spark is a molecule of matter, yet may it kindle the world; vast is the mighty ocean, but drops have made it vast. Despise not thou small things, either for evil or for good; for a look may work thy ruin, or a word create thy wealth. Tupper
A spark may raise an awful blaze.
A spark neglected makes a mighty fire. Herrick
A sparrow in hand is worth a pheasant that flieth by.
A sparrow in hand is worth more than a vulture flying.
A sparrow in the hand is better than a bustard on the wing.
A sparrow in the hand is better than a cock on the roof.
A sparrow in the hand is better than a crane on the wing.
A sparrow in the hand is better than a pigeon on the branch. (A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.).
A sparrow in the hand is better than a pigeon on the roof.
A sparrow in the hand is better than a pigeon on the wing.
A sparrow in the hand is better then a pigeon on the branch.
A sparrow in your hand is better than a pigeon on the branch.
A sparrow in your hand is better than a pigeon on the roof.
A sparrow suffers as much when it breaks its leg as does a Flanders horse.
A Spartan, being asked why his people drank so little, replied: 'That we may consult concerning others, and not others concerning us. Plutarch
A speaker needs no tools.
A speck on a jade stone won?t obscure its radiance.
A speckled goat doesn't always give birth to a tasselled kid.
A spectator sees more than a player in the heat of a game.
A speculative despair is unpardonable where it is our duty to act. Burke
A speech without a proverb is like a stew without salt.
A speedy wrestling and a bad fall go hand in hand.
A spender gets the property of the hoarder.
A speranza grande il misero non crede.
A sperare e disperare non bisogna esagerare.
A spider?s cobweb isn?t only its sleeping spring but also its food trap.
A spirit pure as hers, Is always pure, even while it errs: As sunshine, broken in the rill, Though turned astray, is sunshine still. Moore
A spirit superior to every weapon. Ovid
A Spirit, zealous, as he seemed, to know More of the Almighty's works, and chiefly Man, God's latest image. Milton
A spirited horse, a compliant; an aggressive man, a compliant horse.
A spiritual leader is able to see the past, present and the future.
A spitzt mächtig die Ohren. Schlesien
A spizzichi (o a smozzichi) e bocconi.
A splinter doesn't land far from the trunk. (An apple doesn't fall far from the tree.).