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Proverbs containing the word Will

Where there’s a will there’s a way

Given sufficient determination, we can accomplish what set out to do.

He that will not when he may, when he will he shall have nay

Here 'nay' means 'a refusal'. This proverb could apply to a certain Mr Lambert. One afternoon he was telephoned by a friend who offered him a... Read more →

Take the will for the deed

Give a person credit for his good intentions, even though he does not act on them. He may have been anxious to help, but circumstances have... Read more →