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Proverbs starting with H

1: Habit cures habit.
means that:

2: Habit is second nature.
indicates that:

3: Half a loaf is better than no bread
suggests that:

4: Handsome is what handsome does.
means that:

5: Happiness takes no account of time.
suggests that:

6: Happy is he that is happy in his children.
also:

7: Hard words break no bones.
means that:

8: Hares may pull dead lions by the beard.
means that:

9: Harm watch, harm catch.
declares that:

10: Haste makes waste.
suggests that:

11: Hasty climbers have sudden falls.
used to say that:

12: Hate not at the first harm.
expression that advices:

13: Hatred is blind, as well as love.
suggests that:

14: Have an old head on young shoulders.
used to say that:

15: Have eyes in the back of one's head
said for :

16: Hawks will not pick hawks’ eyes.
means that:

17: He can who believes he can.
used to say that:

18: He cannot speak well that cannot hold his tongue.
in other words:

19: He carries fire in one hand and water in the other.
is said for:

20: He dances well to whom fortune pipes.
meaning that:

21: He gives twice who gives in a trice.
said to mean that:

22: He goes long barefoot that waits for dead man’s shoes.
It implies :

23: He is a fool that forgets himself.
means that:

24: He is happy that thinks himself so.
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25: He is lifeless that is faultless.
means that:

26: He is not laughed at that laughs at himself first.
in other words:

27: He is not poor the man who has little, but he who desires more.
told by:

28: He knows best what good is that has endured evil.
similar:

29: He knows how many beans make five.
is said for:

30: He knows much who knows how to hold his tongue.
suggests that:

31: He laughs best who laughs last.
states that:

32: He lives long that lives well.
expresses that:

33: He should have a long spoon that sups with the devil.
said to mean that:

34: He that comes first to the hill may sit where he will.
expression meaning that :

35: He that complies against his will is of his own opinion still
expression stating that:

36: He that does you an ill turn will never forgive you.
because:

37: He that drinks beer, thinks beer
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38: He that fears every bush must never go a-birding.
advices that:

39: He that fears you present will hate you absent.
states that:

40: He that goes a borrowing, goes a sorrowing.
said to mean that:

41: He that goes barefoot must not plant thorns.
saying that:

42: He that has a full purse never lacked a friend
is said as :

43: He that has a great nose thinks everybody is speaking of it.
means that:

44: He that has an ill name is half hanged.
means that:

45: He that is born to be hanged shall never be drowned.
said for :

46: He that is full of himself is very empty.
means that:

47: He that is ill to himself will be good to nobody.
or else :

48: He that is master of himself, will soon be master of masters
said to mean that:

49: He that is warm thinks all so.
said to mean that:

50: He that knows nothing doubts nothing.
suggests that:

51: He that lies down with dogs must rise up with fleas.
advices that:

52: He that lives with cripples learns to limp.
states that:

53: He that mischief hatches, mischief catches.
means that:

54: He that never climbed never fell.
meaning that:

55: He that once deceives is ever suspected.
used to say that:

56: He that serves God for money will serve the devil for better wages.
states that:

57: He that talks much errs much.
also:

58: He that talks much lies much.
suggests that:

59: He that will eat the kernel must crack the nut.
used to say that:

60: He that will not when he may, when he will he shall have nay.
similar to:

61: He that will steal an egg will steal an ox.
suggests that:

62: He that will thrive, must rise at five.
suggests that:

63: He that will to Cupar maun to Cupar
warning to :

64: He that would eat the fruit must climb the tree.
used to say that:

65: He that would eat the fruit must climb the tree.
suggests that:

66: He that would have eggs must endure the cackling of hens.
it means that:

67: He who can, does; he who cannot, teaches
means:

68: He who digs a pit for others falls into it himself.
used to say that:

69: He who excuses, accuses himself
suggests that:

70: He who hesitates is lost.
said when:

71: He who is absent, is always in the wrong.
declares that:

72: He who is born a fool is never cured.
also:

73: He who is everywhere is nowhere.
suggests that:

74: He who knows nothing doubts nothing.
used to mean that:

75: He who likes borrowing dislikes paying.
it is observed that:

76: He who makes no mistakes, makes nothing.
in other words:

77: He who pays the piper calls the tune.
used to say that:

78: He who plays with fire gets burnt.
said to mean:

79: He who pleased everybody died before he was born.
states that:

80: He who says what he likes, shall hear what he doesn’t like.
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81: He who wills the end wills the means.
said to mean that:

82: He who would catch fish must not mind getting wet.
said to mean that:

83: He who would eat the nut must first crack the shell.
states that:

84: He who would search for pearls must dive below.
signifies that:

85: He will never set the Thames on fire.
meaning:

86: He works best who knows his trade.
means that:

87: Head cook and bottle-washer.
said for :

88: Health is not valued till sickness comes.
better :

89: Hide your light under a bushel
used to say that:

90: His money burns a hole in his pocket.
said when:

91: Hitch one's wagon to a star
indicates:

92: Honesty is the best policy.
because:

93: Honey catches more flies than vinegar.
said to mean that:

94: Honey is sweet, but the bee stings.
said to mean that:

95: Honour and profit lie not in one sack.
suggests that:

96: Honours change manners.
suggests that:

97: Hope is a good breakfast, but a bad supper.
used to mean that:

98: Hope is the poor man’s bread.
used to mean that:

99: However long the night, the dawn will break.
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100: Hunger breaks stone walls.
used to say that:

101: Hunger finds no fault with cookery.
means that:

102: Hunger is the best sauce.
used to say that:

103: Hungry bellies have no ears.
states that: