Russian Proverbs


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What has been documented cannot be changed easily.

What is wholesome to a Russian is death to a German.

What makes you happy makes you rich.

What plant, that will harvest.

What you sow you shall reap.

Went to get wool, but returned bald.

What boy one begs for, the man throws away.

What comes out of one mouth goes into a hundred others.

What go looking for, will find.

What goes around comes around.

We use to live and spill tears, now we live and build happiness.

We were having no trouble, so the devils got busy.

We'll see what we'll see; maybe rain or maybe snow, maybe yes or maybe no.

Use the correct tool for the job.

Vixen resolved not to steal chicken.

Vodka is the aunt of wine.

Wait for the cat to jump.

Wait three years for promised.

Warm a frozen snake and it will be the first to bite you.

Wash a pig as much as you like; in the end, it always goes back to the mud.

Watch will all three eyes, don't yawn (be alert).

Water does not run under a lying stone.

Water never loses its way.

We all see the same sun, but we don't eat the same meal.

We are related; the same sun dries our rags.

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