Mad as a march hare.
John Heywood (1497? - 1580)
Source: Proverbes. Part ii. Chap. v. 1546
Contributed by: Zaady
Many hands make light warke.
Many small make a great.
Source: Proverbes. Part i. Chap. xi. 1546
Men say, kinde will creepe where it may not goe.
It is a foule byrd that fyleth his owne nest.
It is better to be An old man's derling than a yong man's werling.
Source: Proverbes. Part ii. Chap. vii. 1546
It will not out of the flesh that is bred in the bone.
Source: Proverbes. Part ii. Chap. viii. 1546
Leape out of the frying pan into the fyre.
Let the world slide, 2 let the world go; A fig for care, and a fig for woe! If I can't pay, why I can owe, And death makes equal the high and low.
Source: Be Merry Friends. 1598
Let the world wagge, and take mine ease in myne Inne.
Source: Proverbes. Part i. Chap. v. 1546
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