Proverbs beginning with I
Page # : 10If physic does not work, prepare for the Kirk.
If pride were an art there would be many teachers.
If she be a good goose, her dame will to pay, she will lay two eggs before Valentine’s Day.
If St. Swithin weeps, that year the proverb says, the weather will be foul for forty days.
If God gives, the devil cannot rave.
If the ball does not stick to the wall, yet ‘twill leave some mark.
If the best man’s faults were written on his forehead, it would make him pull his hat over his eyes.
If the child cries let the mother hush it, and if it will not be hushed she must let it cry.
If the counsel be good, no matter who gave it.
If the devil be a vicar, thou wilt be his clerk.
If the dog barks, go in; if the bitch barks, go out.
If the frog and mouse quarrel, the kite will see them agreed.
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