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1. A bad beginning makes a bad ending.
2. A bad bush is better than the open field.
3. A bad compromise is better than a good lawsuit.
4. A bad conscience is a snake in one's heart.
5. A bad custom is like a good cake, better broken than kept.
6. A bad excuse is worse than none.
7. A bad padlock invites a picklock.
8. A bad penny always comes back.
9. A bad penny always turns up.
10. A bad shearer never had a good sickle.
11. A bad thing never dies.
12. A bad workman always blames his tools.
13. A bad workman quarrels with his tools.
14. A bargain is a bargain.
15. A beggar's purse is bottomless.
16. A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.
17. A bird is known by its note and a man by his talk.
18. A bird may be known by its song.
19. A bit in the morning is better than nothing all day.
20. A blind man who leans against a wall imagines that it's the boundary of the world.
21. A blind man will not thank you for a looking-glass.
22. A book is the same today as it always was and it will never change.
23. A book that remains shut is but a block.
24. A borrowed cloak does not keep one warm.
25. Absence makes the heart grow fonder.
26. Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it.
27. A burnt child dreads the fire.
28. A burden of one's choice is not felt.
29. A candle lights others and consumes itself.
30. A cat has nine lives.
31. A cat may look at a king.
32. Accidents will happen.
33. A chain is no stronger than its weakest link.
34. A change of work is as good as a rest.
35. A cheerful wife is the joy of life.
36. A clean hand wants no washing.
37. A clear conscience is a soft pillow.
38. A clear conscience is a sure card.
39. A clear conscience is like a coat of mail.
40. A clear conscience laughs at false accusation.
41. A clear fast is better than a dirty breakfast.
42. A close mouth catches no flies.
43. A cock is valiant on his own dunghill.
44. A common danger causes common action.
45. A constant guess is never welcome.
46. A contented mind is a perpetual feast.
47. A covetous man is good to none but worse to himself.
48. A crafty knave needs no broker.
49. A creaking door hangs long on its hinges.
50. A creaking gate hangs long.
51. A crowd is not company.
52. Action is the proper fruit of knowledge.
53. Actions speak louder than words.
54. A discontented man knows not where to sit easy.
55. A disease known is half cured.
56. Admonish your friends in private, praise them in public.
57. A dog will not howl if you beat him with a bone.
58. A drowning man will catch at a straw.
59. Adversity is a good discipline.
60. Adversity leads to prosperity.
61. Adversity makes a man wise, not rich.
62. Adversity makes strange bedfellows.
63. Adversity successfully overcome is the highest glory.
64. Advice when most needed is least heeded.
65. A fair death honors the whole life.
66. A fair face may hide a foul heart.
67. A faithful friend is hard to find.
68. A fall into the pit, a gain in your wit.
69. A father is a treasure, a brother is a comfort, but a friend is both.
70. A fault confessed is half redressed.
71. Affairs that are done by due degrees are soon ended.
72. A flow of words is no proof of wisdom.
73. A fool always comes short of his reckoning.
74. A fool always rushes to the fore.
75. A fool and his money are easily parted.
76. A fool attempting to be witty is an object of profoundest pity.
77. A fool can ask more questions than seven wise men can answer.
78. A fool may ask more questions in an hour than a wise man can answer in seven years.
79. A fool may give a wise man counsel.
80. A fool may throw a stone into a well which a hundred wise men cannot pull out.
81. A fool knows more in his own house than a wise man in another.
82. A fool's bolt may sometimes hit the mark.
83. A fool's heart dances on his lips.
84. A fox may grow grey, but never good.
85. A fox smells its own lair first.
86. A friend exaggerates a man's virtue, an enemy his crimes.
87. A friend in court is better than a penny in purse.
88. A friend in need is a friend indeed.
89. A friend is a second self.
90. A friend is best found in adversity.
91. A friend is never known till have a man need.
92. A friend is not so soon gotten as lost.
93. A friend should bear a friend's infirmities.
94. A friend to everybody is a friend to nobody.
95. A friend to all is a friend to none.
96. A friend without faults will never be found.
97. After a storm comes a calm.
98. After black clouds, clear weather.
99. After death, the doctor.
100. After dinner comes the reckoning.
101. After dinner sit a while, after supper walk a mile.
102. After meat, mustard.
103. After rain comes sunshine.
104. A full belly counsels well.
105. A full cup must be carried steadily.
106. A good anvil does not fear the hammer.
107. A good appetite is a good sauce.
108. A good beginning is half the battle.
109. A good beginning makes a good ending.
110. A good book is a best friend who never turns his back upon us.
111. A good book is a light to the soul.
112. A good conscience is a continual feast.
113. A good conscience is a soft (safe) pillow.
114. A good dog deserves a good bone.
115. A good example is the best sermon.
116. A good face is a letter of recommendation.
117. A good face needs no paint.
118. A good fame is better than a good face.
119. A good friend is my nearest relation.
120. A good head and an industrious hand are worth gold in any land.
121. A good healthy body is worth more a crown in gold.
122. A good heart cant's lie.
123. A good heart conquers ill fortune.
124. A good horse cannot be of a bad color.
125. A good horse often needs a good spur.
126. A good man in an evil society seems the greatest villain of all.
127. A good marksman may miss.
128. A good maxim is never out of season.
129. A good medicine tastes bitter.
130. A good name is better than riches.
131. A good name is earlier lost than won.
132. A good name is sooner lost than won.
133. A good name keeps luster in the dark.
134. A good neighbor is better than a bother in the next village.
135. A good surgeon must have an eagle's eye, a lion's heart, and a lady's hand.
136. A good tale is none the worse for being twice told.
137. A good tongue is a good weapon.
138. A good wife makes a good husband.
139. A good winter brings a good summer.
140. A great talker is a great liar.
141. A great ship asks deep water.
142. A guilty conscience is a self-accuser.
143. A guilty conscience needs no accuser.
144. A handful of common sense is worth bushel of learning.
145. A handful of trade is a handful of gold.
146. A happy heart makes a blooming visage.
147. A hasty man is seldom out of trouble.
148. A heavy purse makes a light heart.
149. A heavy snow promises a good harvest.
150. A hero is known in the time of misfortune.
151. A honey tongue, a heart of gall.
152. A horse is neither better nor worse for his trappings.
153. A house divided against itself cannot stand.
154. A hundred tricks are not so good as one well-learned trade.
155. A jack of all trades is master of none.
156. A joke never gains an enemy but often loses a friend.
157. A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.
158. A lamb is as dear to a poor man as an ox to the rich.
159. A lazy sheep thinks its wool heavy.
160. A lazy youth, a lousy age.
161. Ale will make a cat speak.
162. A leopard cannot change his spots.
163. A liar is not believed when he speaks the truth.
164. A liar is worse than a thief.
165. A lie begets a lie till they come to generation.
166. A lie can be halfway around the world before the truth gets its boots on.
167. A lie has no legs.
168. A life without a friend is a life without a sun.
169. A life without a purpose is a ship without a rudder.
170. A light purse is a heavy curse.
171. A light purse makes a heavy heart.
172. A lion at home, a mouse abroad.
173. A little body often harbors a great soul.
174. A little child is the sweetest and purest thing in the world.
175. A little fire is quickly trodden out.
176. A little is better than none.
177. A little labor, much health.
178. A little leak will sink a great ship.
179. A little learning is a dangerous thing.
180. A little neglect may breed great mischief.
181. A little of everything, nothing at all.
182. A little pot is soon hot.
183. A little spark kindles a great fire.
184. A little wind kindles, much puts out the fire.
185. A living dog is better than a dead lion.
186. All are brave when the enemy flies.
187. All are not hunters that blow the horn.
188. All are not merry that dance lightly.
189. All are not saints that go to church.
190. All are not thieves that dogs bark at.
191. All asses wag their ears.
192. All bread is not baked in one oven.