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John Heywood

Data de nascimento: 1497
Data de falecimento: 1580

John Heywood foi um escritor inglês, poeta, dramaturgo e colecionador de provérbios. Nascido em Londres, refugiou-se no continente europeu para evitar a perseguição contra a sua fé católica. Teria morrido na Bélgica; o seu filho, Jasper Heywood, notabilizou-se como poeta e tradutor.

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„Um homem pode muito bem levar um cavalo até a água, mas ele não pode obrigá-lo a bebê-la.“

—  John Heywood

A man may well bring a horse to water, But he cannot make him drink without he will.
Proverbs (1546); Pt. II, ch. 1

„Who is so deafe or so blinde as is hee
That wilfully will neither heare nor see?“

—  John Heywood

Part II, chapter 9.
Proverbs (1546), Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919)

„Cut my cote after my cloth.“

—  John Heywood

Part I, chapter 8.
Proverbs (1546), Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919)

„This hitteth the nayle on the hed.“

—  John Heywood

This hits the nail on the head.
Part II, chapter 11.
Proverbs (1546)

„All is not Gospell that thou doest speake.“

—  John Heywood

Part II, chapter 2.
Proverbs (1546), Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919)

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„Small pitchers have wyde eares.“

—  John Heywood

Part II, chapter 5.
Proverbs (1546), Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919)

„Out of Gods blessing into the warme Sunne.“

—  John Heywood

Part II, chapter 5.
Proverbs (1546), Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919)

„Fieldes have eies and woods have eares.“

—  John Heywood

Part II, chapter 5.
Proverbs (1546), Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919)

„Who is worse shod than the shoemaker's wife?“

—  John Heywood

Part I, chapter 11.
Proverbs (1546), Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919)
Variante: Who is wurs shod, than the shoemakers wyfe,
With shops full of shoes all hir lyfe?

„The still sowe eats up all the draffe.“

—  John Heywood

Part I, chapter 10.
Proverbs (1546), Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919)

„Praie and shifte eche one for him selfe, as he can.
Euery man for him selfe, and god for us all.“

—  John Heywood

Pray and shift each one for himself, as he can.
Every man for himself, and God for us all.
Part II, chapter 9.
Proverbs (1546)

„The cat would eate fish, and would not wet her feete.“

—  John Heywood

Part I, chapter 11.
Proverbs (1546), Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919)

„She is nether fish nor flesh, nor good red herring.“

—  John Heywood

Part I, chapter 10.
Proverbs (1546), Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919)

„Wolde ye bothe eate your cake, and haue your cake?“

—  John Heywood

Would you both eat your cake, and have your cake?
Part II, chapter 9.
Proverbs (1546)

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