Spanish Proverbs


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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.

Peter is so godly that God does not improve his condition.

Of what you see, believe very little, of what you are told, nothing.

One hand washes the other, and both the face.

Out of love for the ox, the wolf licks the yoke.

Peter pinches me, and I like it.

Of your wife and your tried friend believe nothing but what you know for certain.

One knavery is met by another.

Out of sight, out of mind, and when dead, buried.

Play with an ass and he will flirt his tail in your face.

Make good flour, and do not blow the trumpet.

Might makes right.

Much talking, much erring.

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