Proverbs

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A proverb from Germany.
When a man is born, he cries and others laugh; when he dies he smiles and others cry.

A proverb from Germany.
When a man is born, he cries and others laugh; when he dies he smiles and others cry.

A proverb from Finland.
He needs a long candle who awaits the death of another.

A proverb from Arab Proverbs.
He who foretells the future lies, even if he tells the truth.

A proverb from Estonia.
Man errs as long as he strives.

A proverb from Denmark.
One man will carry two buckets of water for his own use; two will carry Will carry of their joint use; three will carry none for anybody’s use.

A proverb from Canada.
The devil places a pillow for a drunken man to fall on.

A proverb from Greece.
In the land of the blind, the one-eyed is the king

A proverb from Ireland.
Ask a woman once or twice; and if she does not accept your view, you take her’s

A proverb from France.
Life is an onion which one peels crying.

A proverb from Germany Yiddish.
With money in your pocket, you are wise and you are handsome, and you sing well too.

A proverb from China.
She who has spun the net knows the weakness of the net.

A proverb from Bulgaria.
You are permitted in time of great danger to walk with the devil until you have crossed the bridge.

A proverb from USSR Latvia Lettish.
Believe only half of what you see and nothing of what you are told

A proverb from Switzerland.
The eyes devour much, but they don’t fill the stomach.

A proverb from Sweden.
No one is so tall that he has not sometimes stretched himself.

A proverb from Arab Proverbs.
Attend funerals avoid weddings.

A proverb from Russia.
Don’t be afraid of a loss, than you will get a profit.

A proverb from England.
The horses of hope gallop, but the asses of experience go slowly.

A proverb from Denmark.
A pilgrimage does not make a man a saint.

A proverb from Arab Proverbs.
Act like you are an idiot and everyone will respect you.

A proverb from Turkey.
He that falls by himself never cries.

A proverb from Belgium Flemishs.
What is said in a drunken state has been thought-out beforehand.

A proverb from Persia Iran.
Doubt is the key of knowledge

A proverb from China.
For one word a man is often deemed wise; for one word he is often deemed foolish.

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