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|Miser. — 1. A miser and a liar bargain quickly. M. Greek. 2. A miser grows rich by |
seeming poor, an extravagant man grows poor by seeming rich. Shenstone. 3. A
miserly father makes a prodigal son. 4. A miser's son is generally a spendthrift.
|MISER. Misanthrope, 1. The misanthrope praises the dead out of hatred to the |
living, And beats the children with the bones of ... Miser. 1. A miser and a liar
bargain quickly. M. Greek. 2. A miser grows rich by seeming poor, an extravagant
|MISERS. The prodigal robs his heir. the miser robs himself; he grows rich by |
appearing poor; while an extravagant man ... that they won't even laugh at their
own expense ; a miser and a liar bargain quickly ; a miserly father makes a
|(Mexican) Miser A miseranda liar bargain quickly. (Greek) A miserdoes nothing |
right exceptwhen hedies. (Roman) A miseris everin want. (Greek) A miserly father
makes a prodigal child. (French) Do not be likeamiser who savesfor those ...
|A mad bull is not to be tied up with a packthread. A miser and a liar bargain |
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|A miser and a liar bargain quickly .-—The former is blinded by the prospect of |
gain ; the latter readily makes promises, without intending that they should ever
he fulfilled. "Ala; ua} xauxiav.—SaIt and bean .-_To those who pretend to know
Richard Alan Krieger - 2002 - 344 pages
|Epictetus “Never buy what you do not want, because it is cheap; it will be dear to |
you.” — Thomas Jefferson “What is bought is cheaper than a gift.” — Portuguese
Proverb “A miser and a liar bargain quickly.” — Greek proverb “He would sell ...
|... x "thgoaffetv tthet fft xo,t ' — I heard you and wat terrified ; I saw you and was |
easy : — To those who at a distance inspire terror, but when near prove harmless
. ' Ax£/£tfj xai ^tuertts iygnyoga ffvfi<p,uvovv. — A miser and a liar bargain quickly
|Grace Lichtenstein A miser and a liar bargain quickly—Greek proverb Talent |
without discipline is like an octopus on roller skates. There's plenty of movement,
but you never know if it's going to be forward, backwards, or sideways.—H.
|Danish Proverb Honesty is the best policy. — English Proverb Learning is there |
for every man. —French Proverb Buying is cheaper than asking. —German
Proverb A miser and a liar bargain quickly. —Greek Proverb Grant graciously
what you ...