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234 English Proverbs

A black plum is as sweet as a white.

A blind man will not thank you for a looking-glass.

A cold April the barn will fill.

A fair booty makes a fair thief.

A full cup must be carried steadily.

A goose quill is more dangerous than a lion's claw.

A joy that's shared is a joy made double.

A joyful evening may follow a sorrowful morning.

A leap year is never a good sheep year.

A maid who laughs is half taken.

A man is as old as he feels himself to be.

A man is as old as he feels, and a woman as old as she looks.

A proverb is the child of experience.

A shady lane breeds mud.

A small family is soon provided for.

A smooth sea never made a skilled mariner.

A stumble may prevent a fall.

Absence is a shrew.

Absence sharpens love; presence strengthens it.

Absence, and a friendly neighbor, washeth away love.

Accusing the times is but excusing ourselves.

Action is the proper fruit of knowledge.

Actions speak louder than words.

Advantage is a better soldier than rashness.

Adventures are to the adventurous.