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" To travel safely through the world, a man must have a falcon's eye, an ass's ears, an ape's face, a merchant's words, a camel's back, a hog's mouth, and a hart's legs. "
A Compleat Collection of English Proverbs: Also the Most Celebrated Proverbs ... - Seite 177
von John Ray - 1768 - 150 Seiten
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Gnomologia: Adagies and Proverbs; Wise Sentences and Witty Sayings ..., Band 1

Thomas Fuller - 1732 - 297 Seiten
...Houfe wife's 6425 No more Mortar, no more Brick : A crafty Knave has a cunning Trick. 6426 It weuld make a Man fcratch where it doth not itch, To fee a Man live poor to die rich. 6427 He that hath more Smocks, than Shirts in a Bucking ; Had need be a Man of a good fore-looking....
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A compleat collection of English proverbs. To which is added, A collection ...

John Ray - 1818
...garnie di cervo. Ital. To travel safely through the world a man must have a falcon's eye, an ass's ears, an ape's face, a merchant's words, a camel's back, a hog's mouth, and a barfs legs. It would make a man scratch where it doth not itch, To see a man live poor to die rich....
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Scottish proverbs, collected and arranged by A. Henderson

Scottish proverbs - 1832
...man, keep thy wife. To travel safely through the world, a man would require, A falcon's eye, An ass's ears, An ape's face, A merchant's words, A camel's back, A hog's mouth, And a hart's legs. From the Italian. USEFUL EXTRACTS THE WORKS OF THOS. TUSSER : Lond. 1573. Properties of the Winds at...
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The Babees book: Aristotle's A B C, Urbanitis, Stanspuer ad mensam ..., Band 1

Frederick James Furnivall - 1868 - 537 Seiten
...for the Cow's : " To travel safely through the world, a man must have a falcon's eye, an ass's cars, an ape's face, a merchant's words, a camel's back, a hog's mouth, and a hart's legs." Boh/i's Handbook of Proverbs, p. 1U6. p. 21, 1. 40-8. Dos d'ftsne, oreilles de varhe. Cotgrave makes...
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Proverbial wisdom, with preface by B. Jerrold

William Blanchard Jerrold - 1874
...probabilities certainties. To travel safely through the world, a man must have a falcon's eye, an ass's ears, an ape's face, a merchant's words, a camel's back, a hog's mouth, and a hart's legs. To weep overmuch for the dead, is to affront the living. To what place can the ox go where he must...
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Scottish Proverbs: Collected and Arranged

Andrew Henderson - 1876 - 202 Seiten
...man, keep thy wife. To travel safely through the world, a man would require, A falcon's eye, An ass's ears, An ape's face, A merchant's words, A camel's back, A hog's mouth, And a hart's legs. From the Italian. USEFUL EXTRACTS FROM THE WORKS OF THOS. TUSSER : Lond. 1573. Properties of the Winds...
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An English Garner: Nineteen years' captivity in the kingdom of Conde Uda in ...

Edward Arber - 1877
...travel safely through the world ; it behoveth him to have a falcon's eye, an ass's ears, a monkey's face, a merchant's words, a camel's back, a hog's mouth, and a deer's feet." Sir HENRY WOTTON, in his Letters, mentions twice the answer that was given to him by...
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English Proverbs and Proverbial Phrases: Collected from the Most Authentic ...

William Carew Hazlitt - 1882 - 532 Seiten
...quick, or to the quick. To travel safely through the world, a man must have a falcon's eye, an ass's ears, an ape's face, a merchant's words, a camel's back, a hog's mouth, and a hart's legs. Compare Kigime four tons Servilevrs, p. 21, line 41 (apuJ Furtiivall's Batea Book, &c., 1868) :—...
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A Hand-book of Proverbs: Comprising an Entire Republication of Ray's ...

Henry George Bohn - 1899 - 583 Seiten
...or to the quick, 175. To travel safely through the world, a man must have a falcon s eye, an ass's ears, an ape's face, a merchant's words, a camel's back, a hog's mouth, and a hart's legs, 196. To trot like a doe, 60. To turn cat-in-pan, 181. To turn over a new leaf, 181. To turn the canes...
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Social England Illustrated: A Collection of XVIIth Century Tracts

Andrew Lang, Thomas Seccombe - 1903 - 458 Seiten
...travel safely through the world ; it behoveth him to have a falcon's eye, an ass's ears, a monkey's face, a merchant's words, a camel's back, a hog's mouth, and a deer's feet." Sir HENRY WOTTON, in his Letters, mentions twice the answer that was given to him by...
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