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234 English Proverbs

The pitcher that goes too often to the well is broken at last.

The pitcher will go to the well once too often.

The tongue ever turns to the aching tooth.

The worse the passage the more welcome the port.

There's many a good cock come out of a tattered bag.

There's many a good tune played on an old fiddle.

Think of ease, but work on.

Too far East is West.

Too hot to last.

Two wrongs do not make a right.

Use soft words and hard arguments.

Venture not to defend what your judgment doubts of.

Vows made in storms are forgotten in calms.

We are all Adam's children, but silk makes the difference.

We are usually the best men when in the worst health.

When a proud man hears another praised, he feels himself injured.

Where old age is evil, youth can learn no good.

Who goes a beast to Rome, a beast returns.

Whom we love best, to them we can say least.

Write down the advice of him who love you, though you like it not at present.

Year of snow fruit will grow.

You can't get blood out of a stone.

You can't get blood out of a turnip.

You never miss a slice from a cut loaf.

You never miss the water till the well runs dry.