Rub anise oil on the cheese in your mousetrap if the mice have stopped nibbling.
Never give a knife as a housewarming present, or your new neighbor will become an enemy.
Dark clothing attracts some insects. Wear light colors for gardening.
To help you have more energy, wear red.
Repel raccoons with dog hair, human hair, or mothballs.
Do not let any sweet-talking woman beguile your good sense with fascinations of her shape. It's your barn she's after. -- Hesiod
Never turn a loaf of bread upside down. It will bring bad luck.
Never wash in water that has boiled an egg. It'll give you warts.
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