Romanian Proverbs


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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.

Women have long skirts and short minds.

You cannot get blood from a stone.

To make a snare for another and fall into it oneself.

Too much laughter discovers folly.

Two dogs to one bone, may never accord in one.

We don't kill a pig every day.

To nourish a snake in one's bosom.

Trade is the mother of money.

Two eyes can see more than one.

We must live by the quick, not by the dead.

Time lost cannot be won again.

To promise and give nothing is comfort to a fool.

Treachery will come home to the traitor.

Two may keep counsel if one be away.

We soon believe what we desire.

Time shall teach thee all things.

To rob Peter to pay Paul.

Tread on a worm and it will turn.

Two of a trade seldom agree.

Welcome evil if thou comest alone.

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