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Le loup sait bien ce que male bête pense” [male = méchant]. “Un fripon reconnait un fripon au premier coup dʹœil.” We judge others by ourselves. “Chacun mesure tout à son aune.” We measure others in our own bushel. The wolf believes that every beast entertains the same wolfish thoughts and desires as it does itself. Plautus expresses the same idea thus. “Insanīre me aiunt ultro cum ipsi insaniunt;” and Cicero says, “Malum conscientia suspiciosum facit.”

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Lothario
Lothian (Scotland)
Lotus
Lotus-eaters or Lotophagi
Loud Patterns
Loud as Tom of Lincoln
Louis (St.)
Louis Dix-huit
Louisiana
Loup
Louvre [Paris]
Louvre of St. Petersburg (The)
Love (God of)
Love-lock
Love-powders or Potions
Love and Lordship
Love in a Cottage
Love-in-Idleness
Love me, Love my Dog
Love’s Girdle