What is the Meaning of He that lieth down with dogs shall rise up with fleas?
if you hang around bad people the bad rubs off on you. God said it first...Bad character corrupts good judgment
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do the wrong thing, no good can come from it
it means if you hang around bad people you will follow then and become how they are
It means that you pick up the bad traits of your companions. A saying of unknown origin that has been present since Roman times ( qui cum canibus concumbunt cum pulicibus s…urgent - He who with dogs sleeps with fleas will get up) It means watch who you hang out with.
This saying refers to a social problem with humans. If you befriendthe wrong people, they will cause problems for you.
It would seem to mean that if you associate with evil people their habits are bound to rub off on you. You will be infected with the same evil that they have.
it is very happy or sees food that it wants to eat
yes, if your dog has fleas
By Benjamin Franklin and it means that he who gets dirty and does something bad or gets revenge on someone they don't like, they will eventually have karma and it will come ba…ck to bite them
It basically means: if you hang with the wrong crowd, when they go down, you're going down with 'em.
Ben Franklin wrote in "Poor Richard's Almanack" the quote: "He that lieth down with Dogs, shall rise up with Fleas." The idioms and quotes in the almanac were sometimes origin…al to Franklin, but he also paraphrased idioms and quotes from other authors without acknowledgment from where he got it.
Well, you answered your own question, there. As nothing can rise down, warm air rises. Period. You knew that already :) (In case you didn't get it, it's up. Warm air rises...u…p [that's really redundant]).
A similar quote would be "If you lie with the swine, you become as the swine" In other words, if you hang around with dirtbags, you become a dirtbag.
John Hill Hewitt
It means that if you do something that you know is wrong you an expect consequences. Just like if you sleep with a hooker you will get up with an std. If you drink all night y…ou will wake up with a hang over , etc
It depends on what you are rounding to: Nearest Unit: up Nearest Ten: up Nearest Hundred: Down Nearest Thousand (or higher): Down
If you run around or go with people who are not the best, you mightturn out like them. If you hang out with gangster's, you may end upthe same.