Russian Proverbs

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Time heals all wounds.

Time works wonders; He that can have patience can have what he wants.

Tis a hard winter when one wolf eats another.

To a bird the twigs are dearer than a golden cage.

Things that you must not have or do are always the most desirable.

This is not all folks; things will get much worse/better soon.

This particular misfortune in the end has led me to more gain than it made harm.

Those that are afraid of bad luck will never know good.

Those who are discontent to remain in one place will not earn much.

Those who love you will make you weep; those who hate you will make you laugh.

Those who sleep with dogs will rise with fleas; you are what your friends are.

Those who would be young when they are old must be old when they are young.

There is no repentance after death.

There is nothing better than a rich wife and a generous mother-in-law.

There may be deep bottoms in still waters.

There may be snow on the roof, but there's fire in the belly.

There was a time they loved an accordionist, and now the time has come where they love a tractor driver.

There were people before us and there will be people after us.

There will be a festival in our street too.

There?s no harm in wine, it?s drunkenness that?s at fault.

There are a lot of slackers for each productive worker.

There's a sucker born every minute.

There's no harm in wine, it's drunkenness that is at fault.

They bow to you when borrowing you bow to them when collecting.

They come into the courtroom in a suit and leave with no trousers.

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