A word about to be spoken is like a stone that is ready to be thrown.
A word and a blow.
A word and a stone let go cannot be called back.
A word and a stone let go cannot be recalled.
A word and a stone once launched cannot be recalled.
A word and a stone once let go cannot be recalled.
A word and a stone once thrown away cannot be returned.
A word before is better than two after.
A word before is worth two after.
A word before is worth two behind.
A word brings another word.
A word can?t be recalled once spoken.
A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold in pictures of silver. Bible, Proverbs (ch. XXV, v. 11)
A word from the mouth is like a stone from a sling.
A word from the mouth, a stone from a sling.
A word from the mouth, a stone from the hand.
A word has no ears, but it hears far. Africa
A word helps a good person; but even a stick can't help the bad. Yiddish] A guten helft a vort; a shlechten helft afileh kain shteken oich nit.
A word hurts more than a wound.
A word ill taken obliterates ten years' merit. Michel De Montaigne
A word in season spoken May calm the troubled breast. CHARLES JEFFERYS: A Word in Season.
A word is enough to the wise.
A word is enough to the wise. Scotland
A word is like an arrow - both are in a hurry to strike. Yiddish] A vort iz azoi vi a feil - baideh hobn groisseh eil.
A word is sufficient for the wise.
A word less, as long as it's the truth. Yiddish] Vainiker a vort, abi dem emess.
A word makes no hole, a pinch tears no underskirt.
A word of kindness is better than a bottle of vodka.
A word of kindness is better than a fat pie.
A word once out flies everywhere.
A word once out flies much about.
A word once spoken cannot be recalled. Horace
A word once spoken is past recalling.
A word once spoken, an army of chariots cannot overtake it.
A word once vulgarized can never be rehabilitated. Lowell
A word out of season may mar a whole lifetime.
A word spoken in due season, how good is it! Bible
A word spoken in season, at the right moment, is the mother of ages. Carlyle
A word spoken is an arrow let fly. / A word once out flies everywhere.
A word spoken is past recalling.
A word that has been said may be unsaid; it is but air. But when a deed is done, it cannot be undone, nor can our thoughts reach out to all the mischiefs that may follow. Longfellow
A word to a wise man is enough.
A word to the wise (is sufficient).
A word to the wise is enough.
A word to the wise is sufficient.
A word to the wise is sufficient. Terence
A word to the wise will always suffice.
A word to the wise.
A word written stays forever than hundred spoken work.
A word, a look, which at one time would make no impression, at another time wounds the heart; and like a shaft flying with the wind pierces deep, which, with its own natural force, would scarce have reached the object aimed at. Sterne