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140 American Proverbs

Putting the cart before the horse.

Quarreling dogs come halting home.

Republicans will do anything for the poor except get off their backs.

Scratch my back and I'll scratch yours.

Silence is golden, speech is silver.

Silence is golden.

Stand up, cent, let the dollar sit down.

Step on a crack break your mother's back.

Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me.

Stopping at third base adds no more to the score than striking out.

Take care of your pennies and your dollars will take care of your widow's next husband.

Take the bitter with the sweet.

Talk is cheap but it takes money to buy whiskey.

Talk is cheap.

The bad gardener quarrels with his rake.

The bad workman blames his tools.

The cemeteries are filled with people who thought the world couldn't get along without them.

The chickens have come home to roost.

The child is the father of the man.

The most dangerous food is a wedding cake.

The mountains are never so far apart but the animals find one another.

The reason some people are stingy is also the reason they are rich.

The receiver is as bad as the thief.

The show must go on.

The wish is the father of the deed.