Romanian Proverbs


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Who keeps company with the wolf will learn to howl.

Whom god will help, nothing does harm.

Women are as changeable as the wind.

You can see a mote in another's eye, but cannot see a beam in your own.

When men take wives they stop fearing hell.

When thou doest alms, let not thy left hand know what thy right hand doeth.

Where there is no honor, there is no grief.

Who lives by hope will die by hunger.

Whom the lord loveth, he chasteneth.

Women are as wavering as the wind.

You can take a horse to the water, but you can't make him drink.

What we first learn we best know.

When need is highest, God's help is nighest.

When you are an anvil, hold you still; when you are a hammer, strike your fill.

Where there's a will, there's a way.

Who more than he is worth doth spend, he makes a rope his life to end.

Whoso learneth young forgets not when he is old.

Women are the devil's nets.

You cannot catch old birds with chaff.

What youth is used to, age remembers.

When poverty comes in at the door, love flies out of the window.

When you are at Rome, do as the Romans do.

Where we least think, there goeth the hare away.

Who pardons the bad, injures the good.

Wine is a turncoat, first a friend, then an enemy.

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