|Robert Christy, comp. Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages. 1887.|
|He that stands may fall. Italian.|| 1|
|He that stands upon a slippery place,|
Makes nice of no vile hold to stay him up. Shakespeare.
|He who stands high is seen from afar. Danish.|| 3|
|He who stands near a wood-cutter is likely to be hit by a splinter. Danish.|| 4|
|Who moves picks up, who stands dries up. Italian.|| 5|