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234 English Proverbs

Do not triumph before the victory.

Do when ye may, or suffer ye the nay, in love 'tis the way.

Don't dig your grave with your own knife and fork.

Don't fall before you're pushed.

Elbow grease is the best polish.

Every ass loves to hear himself bray.

Every bean hath its black.

Every dog has his day.

Every dog is entitled to one bite.

Every path has its puddle.

Everyone must row with the oars he has.

Fame is a magnifying glass.

Familiarity breeds contempt.

Fancy passes beauty.

Far fowls have fair feathers.

Far from court, far from care.

First deserve, and then desire.

First impressions are the most lasting.

Fools build houses, and wise men buy them.

Foul water will quench fire.

Give neither advice nor salt, until you are asked for it.

Give neither counsel nor salt till you are asked for it.

Give the devil his due.

Gray hairs are death's blossoms.

Have you any Spanish? (Meaning, Have you got any money?)