French Proverb

Quote Topics Cited
A healthy man is a successful man. Health, Healthcare & Medicine
All are not hunters who blow the [hunting] horn. Nationalism & Treason ;Citizenship & Patriotism
Desperate maladies require desperate remedies. Policy & Policy Making
Empty stomachs have no ears. Poverty
Good advice is often annoying, bad advice never. Miscellaneous
He who is near the church is often far from God. Religion & God
In a major matter, no details are small. Miscellaneous
It is a stupid goose that listens to the fox preach. Power
Let him who means to tax another, examine himself, and then he will be silent. Slogans & Mottoes
Nothing is burdensome as a secret. Secrecy & Transparency
One good turn deserves another. Corruption
Politicians are like weather vanes. Compliments, Insults & Rebukes
Pomp corrupts church officials Religion & God
Rats desert a sinking ship. Loyalty & Loyalty Oaths
Report makes dangers greater then they be. Propaganda & Disinformation
Riches run after the rich, and poverty runs after the poor. Poverty
The doctor is often more to be feared than the disease. Miscellaneous
The more things change, the more they stay the same. Miscellaneous
The more you have, the more you want L'appetit vient en mangeant Human Nature
The nearer to the Church, the further from God Religion & God
Two dogs never agree about one bone. Politics, Politicians & Political Campaigning & Fund Raising
War is death’s holy-day. Slogans & Mottoes
What is not good for the swarm is not good for the bees. Miscellaneous
When glory comes, loss of memory follows. Miscellaneous
When you are making war, make war. A la guerre comme la guerre War & Peace
Who punishes one threatens a hundred. Law, Courts, Jails, Crime & Law Enforcement