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22 German, Italian Proverbs

A golden bit makes none the better horse.

An empty sack will not stand upright.

Better aught than nought.

Even counted sheep are eaten by the wolf.

Every glowworm is not a fire.

Fools grow without watering.

Fools live poor to die rich.

Good bargains empty the purse.

He dances well to whom fortune pipes.

He that is born to be hanged will never be drowned.

He that is busy is tempted but by one devil, he that is idle by a legion.

It is not enough to aim, you must hit.

Liars should have good memories.

Lies have short legs.

One knife whets another.

Saying and doing are two things.

So many countries, so many customs.

The best is the cheapest.

The best is the enemy of the good.

The cat loves fish, but is loth to wet her feet.

The worst wheel creaks most.

When the pear is ripe, it falls.