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A pleasant companion on a journey is as good as a postchaise.

A restive morsel needs a spur of wine.

A rich man is never ugly in the eyes of a girl.

A Rowland for an Oliver.

A sack is best tied before it is full.

A short mass and a long dinner.

A short sword for a brave man.

A silver hammer breaks an iron door.

A sin concealed is half pardoned (meaning when care is taken to conceal the scandal).

A sow is always dreaming of bran.

A sow prefers bran to roses.

A spaniel, a wife, and a walnut tree, The more you beat 'em the better they be.

A spark may raise An awful blaze.

A sparrow in hand is worth a pheasant that flieth by.

A sparrow in hand is worth more than a vulture flying.

A sparrow in the hand is better than a crane on the wing.

A sparrow in the hand is better than a pigeon on the wing.

A stick is a peacemaker.

A stingy man is always poor.

A stitch in time saves nine.

A Sunday's child never dies of the plague.

A table friend is changeable.

A thing too much seen is little prized.

A thorn comes into the world point foremost.

A vicious dog must be tied short.