S 共 127 條
1. Sadness and gladness succeed each other.
2. Safe bind, safe find.
3. Sail while the wind blows; wind and tide wait for no man.
4. Salt water and absence wash away love.
5. Satan always finds work for idle hands.
6. Save a thief from gallows and he will help hang you.
7. Save while you may, no morning sun lasts a whole day.
8. Saving is getting.
9. Saying and doing are two things.
10. Saying is one thing, and doing another.
11. Say not all that you know, believe not all that you hear.
12. Say well is good, but do well is better,
13. Say well or be still.
14. Science is organized knowledge.
15. Score twice before you cut once.
16. Scornful dogs will eat dirty puddings.
17. Scratch a Russian, and you (you'll) find a Tartar.
18. Scratch me and I'll scratch you
19. Scratch my back and I'll scratch yours.
20. Second thoughts are best.
21. Seeing is believing.
22. Seeing much, suffering much, and studying much are the three pillars of learning.
23. Seek and ye shall find.
24. Seek mickle, and get something; seek little, and get nothing.
25. See, listen, and be silent, and you will live in peace.
26. Seize (or Take) time by the forelock.
27. Seldom seen, soon forgotten.
28. Self-confidence is the first requisite to human greatness.
29. Self-distrust is the cause of most of our failure.
30. Self do, self have.
31. Self is a bad counselor.
32. Self-praise is no recommendation.
33. Self-reverence, self-knowledge, self-control, these three alone lead life to sovereign power.
34. Self-trust is the essence of heroism.
35. Self-trust is the first secret of success.
36. Serve somebody with the same sauce.
37. Set a beggar on horseback and he'll ride to the devil.
38. Set a thief to catch a thief.
39. Shallow streams make most din.
40. Share and share alike.
41. Sharp stomachs make short graces.
42. Short accounts make long friends.
43. Short acquaintance brings repentance.
44. Short is my date, but deathless my renown.
45. Short pleasure, long lament.
46. Show me a liar, and I'll show you a thief.
47. Sickness is everyman's master.
48. Sickness is felt, but health not at all.
49. Sickness shows us what we are.
50. Silence gives consent.
51. Silence in times of suffering is the best.
52. Silence is golden.
53. Silence is learnt by the may misfortunes of life.
54. Silence is more eloquent than words.
55. Silence is sometimes the severest criticism.
56. Silent men, like still waters, are deep and dangerous.
57. Silks and satins put out the fire in the kitchen.
58. Sincerity, a deep genuine, heart-felt sincerity, is a trait of true and noble manhood.
59. Six feet of earth makes all men equal.
60. Six of one, half dozen of the other.
61. Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.
62. Sleeping is the best cure for waking troubles.
63. Sloth turned the edge of wit.
64. Slow and steady wins the race.
65. Slow help is no help.
66. Small gains bring great wealth.
67. Smooth water runs deep.
68. Soft fire makes sweet malt.
69. Soft (or Fine or Kind) words butter no parsnips.
70. So many countries, so many customs.
71. So many men (or heads) so many minds (or wits).
72. Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed,
and some few to be chewed and digested.
73. Some of the best lessons we ever learn from our mistakes and failures.
The error of the past is the wisdom and success of the future.
74. Some people cannot see the wood for the trees.
75. Some persons do first, think afterwards, and then repent for ever.
76. Something attempted, something done.
77. Sometimes the best gain is to lose.
78. Sometimes words hurt more than swords.
79. So much is mine as I enjoy.
80. Sooner or later, the truth comes to light.
81. Soon gotten, soon spent.
82. Soon learnt, soon forgotten.
83. Soon ripe, soon rotten.
84. Soon up, soon down.
85. Sorrow comes unset for.
86. Sorrow follows pleasure.
87. Sorrow is at parting if at meeting there be laughter.
88. Sound love is not soon forgotten.
89. Sow nothing, reap nothing.
90. Sow the wind and reap the whirlwind.
91. Spare the rod and spoil the child.
92. Speak clearly if you speak at all, Carve every word before you let it fall.
93. Speaking without thinking is shooting without taking aim.
94. Speak less and listen more.
95. Speak little of your ill luck and boast not of your good luck.
96. Speak of angels and you will hear their wings.
97. Speak of the devil and he is sure to appear.
98. Speak well of your friend, of your enemy say nothing.
99. Speech is silver (or silvers), silence is golden.
100. Speech is the picture of the mind.
101. Speech shows what a man is.
102. Speed is the soldier's asset.
103. Spend money like water.
104. Spoil (or Lose) the ship for half penny worth of tar.
105. Start out off with a bang and end with a whimper.
106. Stay hungry, stay foolish.
107. Step after step the ladder is ascended.
108. Still waters are the deepest.
109. Still waters have deep bottoms.
110. Still waters run deep.
111. Straight trees have crooked roots.
112. Strike the iron while it is hot.
113. Strike while the iron is hot.
114. Strong reasons make strong actions.
115. Study sickness while you are well.
116. Subtlety is better than force.
117. Success belongs to the persevering.
118. Success grows out of struggles to overcome difficulties.
119. Such a father, such a son.
120. Such beginning, such ending.
121. Such carpenters, such chips.
122. Sufficient for the day is the evil thereof.
123. Suit the action to the word.
124. Sure bind, sure find.
125. Suspicion is the poison of true friendship.
126. Sweep before your own door.
127. Sweet discourse makes short days and nights.