English Proverbs

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A stumble may prevent a fall.
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Fine words butter no parsnips.

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Children are a poor man's riches.
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children proverbs

Use soft words and hard arguments.
— English proverb

communication proverbs

Many things are lost for want of not asking.
— English proverb

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When flatterers meet, the devil goes to dinner.
— English proverb

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He that plants trees loves others besides himself.
— English proverb

trees proverbs

Stupidity won't kill you, but it can make you sweat.
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You may find the worst enemy or best friend in yourself.
— English proverb

know yourself proverbs

Monday's child is fair of face,
Tuesday's child is full of grace,
Wednesday's child is full of woe,
Thursday's child has far to go,
Friday's child is loving and giving,
Saturday's child works hard for its living,
And a child that's born on the Sabbath day
Is fair and wise and good and gay.

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