When changes of the moon occur in the morning, expect rain.
It is unlucky to point at the new Moon or view any Moon over your shoulder.
Dig your horseradish in the full Moon for the best flavor.
If the new moon is far north, it will be cold for two weeks ; but if it is far south, it will be warm.
If one gets ill on the eighth day of a new moon they will die.
If on her cheeks you see the maiden's blush,
The ruddy moon foreshows that winds will rush.-Virgil, Roman poet (70 B.C.-19 B.C.)
Seeing the new moon over your left shoulder is unlucky.
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