66 Proverbs about Spoken
1. Better be ill spoken of by one before all than by all before one.
2. Four things come not back -- the spoken word, the sped arrow, the past life, and the neglected opportunity.
3. A spoken word is not a sparrow. Once it flies out, you can't catch it.
4. Quarrels end, but words once spoken never die.
5. Four things come not back: the spoken word, the spent arrow, the past life, and the neglected opportunity.
6. If what we see is doubtful, how can we believe what is spoken behind the back.
7. Swiftest horse cannot overtake the word once spoken.
8. Grief unspoken turns to poison.
9. A good thing can be twice, nay, even thrice spoken.
10. No sooner have you spoken than what you have said becomes the property of another.