Spanish Proverbs


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Praise yourself, basket, for I want to sell you.

Secret of patience is to do something else in the meantime.

Shoemaker stick to your last.

Pray to God, but hammer away.

See how he has risen from a mayor to a hangman.

Shoot at a pigeon and kill a crow.

Prison and Lent were made for the poor.

See that you tie so that you can untie.

Short hose must have long points.

Prosperity forgets father and mother.

See to it that you have many books and many friends -- but be sure they are good ones.

Shyness is the prison of the heart.

Raise ravens and they will peck our your eye.

See, hear, and hold your tongue.

Sickly women live longer.

Rather mulberry than almond.

Self-knowledge is the beginning of self-improvement.

Silence and look out, we shall catch both hen and chicks.

Old age is cruel for whores and magicians.

One love drives out another.

Out of sight, out of mind.

Play's guide, while it is play.

Old as is the boat it may cross the ferry once.

One man beats the bush, another catcheth the bird.

Out of thine own mouth will I judge thee.

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