Spanish Proverbs


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One stroke on the nail and a hundred on the horseshoe.

Pay me back what you owe me; we'll talk later about what I owe you.

One can't ring the bells and walk in the procession.

One swallow does not make a summer.

Pay not attention to the loud talk of a drunk.

One chooses one's friends, but family is from birth.

One trick is met by another.

Peace and patience, and death with penitence.

One drink is just right; two is too many; three are too few.

One wedding brings another.

People are the architects of their own fortune.

One eye on the frying-pan and the other on the cat.

One wolf does not bite another.

People will in a great degree, and not without reason, form their opinion of you by that they have of your friends, as, says the

Of evils, the least.

One falsehood leads to another.

Only God helps the badly dressed.

Peralvillo justice: hang a man first and try him afterwards.

Of other men's leather large thongs.

One fool makes a hundred.

Order and do it, and you will be rid of anxiety.

Perseverance kills the game.

Of the malady a man fears, he dies.

One grievance borne, another follows.

Other folks' cares kill the ass.

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