23 Proverbs about Fasting
1. He that lives on hope will die fasting.
2. Long fasting is no economy of food.
3. It is easy to preach fasting with a fully belly.
4. When hunger is appeased we can preach the merits of fasting.
5. Friday pretexts for not fasting.
6. From a praying young man, and a fasting old man, God preserve my cloak.
7. Abstinence and fasting cure many a complaint.
8. Better cross an angry man than a fasting man.
9. He that lives upon hope will die fasting.
10. Italian devotion and German fasting have no meaning.