English Proverbs


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The labourer is worthy of his hire.

The mountain has brought forth a mouse.

The rotten apple injures its neighbors.

The way to a man's heart is through his stomach.

There is a place for everything, and everything in its place.

There's always more fish in the sea

There's no use crying over spilt milk.

Those who can't use their head must use their back.

Time is the great healer.

To beat the air.

To cry with one eye and laugh with the other.

To give a lark to catch a kite.

To love somebody (something) as the devil loves holy water.

To roll in money.

To throw straws against the wind.

Too much water drowned the miller.

Two is company, but three's a crowd.

The devil lurks behind the cross.

The female of the species is more deadly than the male.

The last drop makes the cup run over.

The nearer the bone, the sweeter the flesh.

The scalded dog fears cold water.

The whistle does not pull the train.

There is an exception to every rule.

There's an exception to every rule.

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