Spanish Proverbs


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Anger and hate hinder good counsel.

Cowards die many times.

Fools rush / walk in where angels fear to tread.

A pound of care will not pay a pound of debt.

Anger is a short madeness.

Dead men have no friends.

For a good appetite there is no hard bread.

A rolling stone gathers no moss.

Any port in a storm.

Different strokes for different folks.

Friendless in life, friendless in death.

A rule isn't unfair if it applies to everyone.

Appetite comes with eating.

Discretion is the better part of courage / valor.

Give a dog a bad name (and hang it).

What is not yours always chirps for its master.

Not to watch your workmen is to lose your money.

Chins without beards deserve no honor.

A friend to everybody and to nobody is the same thing.

A word from the mouth is like a stone from a sling.

Three Spaniards, four opinions.

One lawyer makes work for another.

The person who knows only a little says very much.

A man too busy to take care of his health is like a mechanic too busy to take care of his tools.

An ounce of parent is worth a pound of clergy.

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