- Habit is a second nature.
- Half a loaf is better than no bread.
- Half a word to a wise man is enough.
- Half the truth can be worse than a straight lie.
- Half the truth is often a whole lie.
- Half the world knows not how the other half lives.
- Handsome is that handsome does.
- Hang a thief when he’s young, and he’ll not steal when he’s old.
- Happy is he that chastens himself.
- Happy is the country which has no history.
- Hard words break no bones.
- Harm set, harm get.
- Harp not for ever on the same string.
- Haste makes waste.
- Haste trips over its own heels.
- He cannot speak well that cannot hold his tongue.
- He gives twice who gives quickly.
- He has lost himself in a wood.
- He has made a rod for his own tail.
- He is in a wood.
- He is not a wise man who cannot play the fool on occasion.
- He is not fit to command others that cannot command himself.
- He is not fit to govern others that cannot govern himself.
- He is rich that has few wants.
- He laughs best who laughs last.
- He lives long who lives well.
- He sees no farther than the end of his nose.
- He sets the fox to keep the geese.
- He should have a long spoon that sups with the devil.
- He teaches ill, who teaches all.
- He that cannot obey cannot command.
- He that commits a fault thinks everyone speaks of it.
- He that corrects not small faults, will not control great ones.
- He that falls today may rise tomorrow.
- He that fears drowning comes near no wells.
- He that fights and runs away may live to fight another day.
- He that has a great nose thinks everybody is speaking of it.
- He that has an ill name is half hanged.
- He that has been bitten by a serpent is afraid of a rope.
- He that has no children knows not what love is.
- He that has not served knows not how to command.
- He that hath a full purse never wanted a friend.
- He that hath not silver in his purse should have silk in his tongue.
- He that hath not silver in his purse should have silk on his tongue.
- He that hath wife and children hath given hostages to fortune.
- He that hides can find.
- He that hopes not for good, fears not evil.
- He that hunts two hares at once will catch neither.
- He that hunts two hares loses both.
- He that hurts another hurts himself.
- He that is a master must serve another.
- He that is down need fear no fall.
- He that is master of himself, will soon be master of others.
- He that knows nothing doubts nothing.
- He that mischief hatches mischief catches.
- He that nothing questions nothing learns.
- He that once deceives, is ever suspected.
- He that sows thistles shall reap prickles.
- He that sows virtue, reaps fame.
- He that stays in the valley, shall never get over the hill.
- He that talks much of his happiness, summons grief.
- He that touches pitch shall be defiled.
- He that toucheth pitch shall be defiled.
- He that travels far knows much.
- He that will do no ill, must do nothing that belongs thereto.
- He that will lie will steal.
- He that will not labor must not eat.
- He that will not when he may, when he will he shall have nay.
- He that will steal an egg will steal an ox.
- He that would eat the kernel must crack the nut.
- He that would govern others, first should be the master of himself.
- He that would have eggs must endure the cackling of hens.
- He that would know what shall be, must consider what has been.
- He that would the daughter win, must with the mother first begin.
- He travels fastest who travels alone.
- He travels much, knows much.
- He who begins many things, finishes but few.
- He who can, does. He who cannot, teaches.
- He who chooses takes the worst.
- He who denies all confesses all.
- He who does no good does evil enough.
- He who excuses himself accuses himself.
- He who fights and runs away may live to fight another day.
- He who gives fair words feeds you with an empty spoon.
- He who gives to another bestows on himself.
- He who goes against the fashion is himself its slave.
- He who handles a nettle tenderly is soonest stung.
- He who hesitates is lost.
- He who is absent is always in the wrong.
- He who laughs last, laughs longest.
- He who lives by the sword dies by the sword.
- He who makes no mistakes makes nothing.
- He who pays the piper calls the tune.
- He who peeps through a hole may see what will vex him.
- He who rides a tiger is afraid to dismount.
- He who says what he likes shall hear what he does not like.
- He who shoots often, hits at last.
- He who sups with the Devil should have a long spoon.
- He who takes a lion when he is absent, fears a mouse present.