Romanian Proverbs


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When the candles are out, all women are fair.

Where every hand fleeceth, the sheep goes naked.

Where your will is ready, your feet are light.

Who remove stones bruise their fingers.

Wine makes glad the heart of man.

Words are but wind.

You cannot lose what you never had.

What's yours is mine, and what's mine is my own.

When the cat's away, the mice will play.

Where every man is master the world goes to wreck.

Whether the pitcher strikes the stone, or the stone the pitcher, it is bad for the pitcher.

Who repairs not his gutter repairs his whole house.

Winter will ask you what you did during the summer.

Words cut more than swords.

When a knave is in a plum-tree, he has neither friend nor kin.

When the fox preaches then beware your geese.

Where God has sown it shall flourish.

While the grass grows, the horse starves.

Who says A must say B.

Wisdom is better than strength.

Words fly, writings remain.

When a liar speaks the truth, he is sick.

When the fox preaches, look to the geese.

Where gold speaks every tongue is silent.

While there is life, there is hope.

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