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Robert Christy, comp. Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages. 1887.


Every clown can find fault though it would puzzle him to do better.German.

He that finds fault wants to buy.German, Spanish.

He that findeth fault with rusticity is himself a rustic.Cæsar.

Nothing is easier than fault-finding.Robert West.

The sieve says to the needle: “You have a hole in your tail.”Bengalese.

You would find fault with a fat goose.

You would spy faults if your eyes were out.

You’d find faults in a bulrush.