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Serbian Proverb

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DAVID BOWIE
The obedient father pulls the children through!
RIAAN VAN WYK
Thus God's children are immorall whiles their Father hath anything for them to do on earth.
THOMAS FULLER
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Avoid flatterers, for they are thieves in disguise.
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Little thieves are hanged by the neck and great thieves by the purse
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That's very sad. Your children will never know there father.
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A man who is not a father to his children can never be a real man,
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Only reprobates father children and then abandon them.
BEN SHAPIRO
Greedy for the property of others, extravagant with his own
SALLUST
For why be discouraged, one of thieves was saved, that is a generous percentage.
SAMUEL BECKETT
We are all born brave, trusting and greedy, and most of us remain greedy.
MIGNON MCLAUGHLIN
Listen Like Thieves.
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An apple a day keeps the doctor away.
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A smooth sea never made a skillful mariner. (English Proverb.
UNKNOWN
I hope I am remembered by my children as a good father.
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God is dead! Heaven is empty - Weep, children, you no longer have a father.
GERARD DE NERVAL
The father-mother family with two children isolated in a city flat is already insufficient.
KONRAD LORENZ
The proverb is something musty.
WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
My father-in-law is so sensitive. Sometimes I think he displays too much love for my children.
COLUMBA BUSH
My father had a pat answer: I'm extremely proud of all my three children,
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There is a very fine line between loving life and being greedy for it.
MAYA ANGELOU
Time can be a greedy thing-sometimes it steals the details for itself.
KHALED HOSSEINI
looks greedy.
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A good rest is half the work. -Yugoslav Proverb.
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Be fearful when others are greedy, and be greedy when others are fearful
WARREN BUFFET
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It's not a problem of greedy people,
EINAR STEFFERUD
The Highlanders are Great Thieves
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Thieves must sit in prison.
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Friends are thieves of time.
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A foolish fox is caught by one leg, but a wise one by all four
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It is easier to believe than to go and ask
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From small beginnings come great things.
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He who walks with the lame learns how to limp.
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A dog that barks much is never a good hunter.
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No bees, no honey; no work, no money.
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The secret of life is not to do what you like, but to like what you do.
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If youth but had the knowledge and old age the strength.
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Do not protect yourself by a fence, but rather by your friends.
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The time to make friends is before you need them.
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It is prosperity that gives us friends, adversity that proves them.
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A friend is someone who doesn't like the same people you do.
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Be slow in choosing a friend, but slower in changing him.
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Necessity unites.
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The only thing we learn from new elections is we learned nothing from the old.
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The gods sell all things at a fair price.
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Nothing is more elegant than ready money!
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You can't take it with you when you go.
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After a rich man gets rich, his next ambition is to get richer.
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The wise person has long ears and a short tongue.
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Even though you know a thousand things, ask the man who knows one.
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A truth spoken before its time is dangerous.
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It is the truth that irritates a person.
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Truth fears nothing but concealment.
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The one who wills is the one who can.
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It is bad luck to fall out of a thirteenth story window on Friday.
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Now is the watchword of the wise.
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Who has a trade may go anywhere.
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Make peace with man and war with your sins.
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A silent mouth is melodious.
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When at a loss how to go on, cough.
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The less people think the more they talk.
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Speak little and to the purpose.
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God likes help when helping people.
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When we don't have what we like, we must like what we have.
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One is rated by others as he rates himself.
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Kings have many ears and eyes.
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A secret between two is God's secret, between three is all men s.
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Revenge converts a little right into a great wrong.
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Rebuke with soft words and hard arguments.
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The while we keep a man waiting, he reflects on our shortcomings.
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Short prayers reach heaven.
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Where there are no tigers, a wild cat is very self-important.
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Poverty is a wonderful thing. It sticks to a man after all his friends have forsaken him.
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A poor man is all schemes.
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One of these days, is none of these days.
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There are no greater promisers than those who have nothing to give.
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Maternity is a matter of fact, paternity is a matter of opinion.
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When fortune knocks open the door.
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Dios tarda pero no olvida -- God delays but doesn't forget.
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Patience is the key to paradise.
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Money spent on the mind is never spent in vain.
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Nature surpasses nurture.
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When money speaks the truth is silent.
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First secure an independent income, then practice virtue.
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Marry for money, my little sonny, a rich man's joke is always funny.
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Silent men like still waters, are deep and dangerous.
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When you are right no one remembers; when you are wrong no one forgets.
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One lives in the world's memory only by what they have done in the world's behalf.
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He who lives by medical prescriptions lives miserably.
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Quackery has no friend like gullibility.
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No wonder lasts over three days.
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Choose your wife as you wish your children to be.
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A good wife and health is a mans best wealth.
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Contraries are cured by contraries.
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Where the law is uncertain there is no law.
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Fools and obstinate men make lawyers rich.
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A good lawyer is a bad neighbor.
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When a blind man bears the standard, pity those who follow.
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Towards evening the lazy person begins to get busy.
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It's good to be clever, but not to show it.
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We all end up in a single bed sooner or later.
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Better to ask a question than to remain ignorant.
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A hundred years cannot repair a moment's loss of honor.
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Ease and honor are seldom bedfellows.
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He makes his home where the living is best.
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Hygiene is two thirds of health.
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Man is harder than iron, stronger than stone and more fragile than a rose.
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A heart in love with beauty never grows old.
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Not the glittering weapon fights the fight, but rather the hero's heart.
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Good habits result from resisting temptation.
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He declares himself guilty who justifies himself before accusation.
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Every man for himself and God for us all.
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Grief is light that is capable of counsel.
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Without grace beauty is an unabated hook.
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Whoever gossips to you will gossip about you.
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In bad fortune hold out, in good hold in.
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He that is born to be hanged shall never be drowned.
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One must either be the hammer or the anvil.
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You cannot be lost on a road that is straight.
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Fire is never a gentle master
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Practice what you preach.
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Weave in faith and God will find the thread.
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Who has never tasted what is bitter does not know what is sweet.
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By bravely enduring it, an evil which cannot be avoided is overcome
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If a job's worth doing, it's worth doing well.
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An arch never sleeps.
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A friend to everybody and to nobody is the same thing.
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Doubt is the key to knowledge.
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When difficulties are overcome they begin blessing.
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Who loves well, chastises well.
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They say is often a great liar.
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The community of living is the carriage of the Lord.
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Communism is a cow of many; well milked and badly fed.
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Under Capitalism, man exploits man. Under Communism, it's exactly the opposite.
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It is better to be a coward for a minute than dead for the rest of your life.
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Think of many things, do only one.
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Las cosas claras y el chocolate espeso.
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A rich child often sits in a poor mothers lap.
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There is nothing certain, but the uncertain.
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Beware of silent dogs and still waters.
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Buying is cheaper than asking.
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A bit of fragrance always clings to the hand that gives you roses.
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The charitable give out the door and God puts it back through the window.
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To change and change for the better are two different things
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Two dogs strive for a bone and the third one runs off with it.
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From our ancestors come our names from our virtues our honor.
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He who is slow to anger has great understanding, but he who has a hasty temper exalts folly.
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There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
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The wrath of brothers is fierce and devilish.
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Give neither counsel or salt till you are asked for it.
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To advise is easier than to help.
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You can't drive straight on a twisting lane.
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Good advice is beyond all price.
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To believe a thing is impossible is to make it so.
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The beginning is the half of every action.
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Beauty is a good letter of introduction.
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It is not the horse that draws the cart, but the oats.
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If the young knew and the old could, there is nothing that couldn't be done.
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The early bird gets the worm.
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Where one is wise two are happy.
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A light heart lives long.
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In the morning of life, work; in the mid day give council; in the evening, pray.
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A heart that loves is always young.
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Follow love and it will flee, flee love and it will follow.
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Love can neither be bought or sold, its only price is love.
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We may pass violets looking for roses. We may pass contentment looking for victory.
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He that will cheat at play, will cheat you any way
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A lean agreement is better than a fat judgment
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Beauty is ten, nine of which is dressing.
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Cheerfulness is the very flower of health.
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He who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love
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Vanity keeps persons in favor with themselves who are out of favor with all others
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Beauty without virtue is like a rose without scent.
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He who has health, has hope. And he who has hope, has everything.
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Any man can be a father, but it takes a special person to be a dad
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He who is born a fool is never cured
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Self - praise is no recommendation
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There are two sides to every coin
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What can't be cured must be endured
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Easy as falling off a log
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One keep - clean is better than ten make - cleans
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Naught venture, naught have
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The unexpected always happens
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If the fish had not opened its mouth, it would not have been caught
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The cream of the crop
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Who is too old to learn is too old to teach
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The shortest distance between two points is a straight line
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Silence is also speech
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All that glitters is not gold.
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Speak well of your friend, of your enemy say nothing.
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Time, which strengthens friendship, weakens love.
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A pretty face and fine clothes do not make character
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You have many strings to your bow
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Dumber than a bucket of rocks
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Take off your hat to your yesterdays; take off your coat for your tomorrows
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Easier said than done.
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He who is his own lawyer has a fool for a client
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Courtesy on one side can never last long
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History repeats itself
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He's sowing his wild oats
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You can't teach an old dog new tricks.
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Like peaches and cream
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I just got lost in thought. It was unfamiliar territory.
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Age may wrinkle the face, but lack of enthusiasm wrinkles the soul
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The eye is bigger than the belly
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Fast as the hare runs, the greyhound outruns her, since he catches her
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The word that is heard perishes, but the letter that is written remains.
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Beggars can't be choosers
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Have but few friends though much acquaintance
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Good things come in small packages
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It is the nature of the ego to take, and the nature of the spirit to share.
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Crows bewail the dead sheep, and then eat them
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Even a blind squirrel finds an acorn sometimes
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Walking on cloud nine
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Do not look where you fell but where you slipped
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There is a black sheep in every flock
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Don't let the bastards grind you down
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Smoke, rain, and a scolding wife, are three bad things in a house
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All things grow with time - except grief.
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A crooked stick will have a crooked shadow
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It is a bad bargain, where both are losers
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Don't waste too many stones on one bird
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