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Every mother's child is handsome.
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A used plough shines; standing water stinks.
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He who is a judge between two friends loses one of them.
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Everybody's friend, everybody's fool.
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Boldly ventured is half won.
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Where money talks, arguments are of no avail.
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Ill-gotten goods seldom prosper.
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God gives the nuts but he does not crack them.
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To blame is easy, to do it better is difficult.
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No jealousy, no love.
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Idleness is the devil's workshop.
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Bad money always comes back.
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Much money, many friends.
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A golden hammer breaks an iron gate.
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An ounce of motherwit is worth a pound of schoolwit.
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Praising is not loving.
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Cunning surpasses strength.
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Speaking comes by nature, silence by understanding.
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A woman's vengeance knows no bounds.
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Good counsel never comes too late.
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He is a bad smith who cannot bear smoke.
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One today is better than ten tomorrows.
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He who has once invited the devil into his house, will never be rid of him.
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One catches the hare, and another eats it.
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He that pelts every barking dog must pick up a great many stones.
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Beauty is a good letter of introduction.
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He who is his own teacher has a fool for his pupil.
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Everybody says it, nobody knows it.
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A man warned is half saved.
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Blind zeal only does harm.
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Trick against trick.
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There are many preachers who don't hear themselves.
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Bear and bull catch no fox.
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He who would climb the ladder must begin at the bottom.
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Rent and taxes never sleep.
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Never speak of a rope in the house of one who was hanged.
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He that hunts others must run himself.
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He who has the pope for his cousin may soon be a cardinal.
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Thoughts are toll free, but not hell free.
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Who says little has little to answer for.
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