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192 Irish Proverbs

A blind man can see his mouth.

A buckle is a great addition to an old shoe.

A cabin with plenty of food is better than a hungry castle.

A dimple in the chin; a devil within.

A disease known is half cured.

A dog with two homes is never any good.

A fast is better than a bad meal.

A good laugh and a long sleep are the best cures in the doctor's book.

A good retreat is better than a bad stand.

A good servant makes a good master.

A hut is a palace to the poor man.

A lock is better than suspicion.

A man is often a bad adviser to himself and a good adviser to another.

A narrow neck keeps the bottle from being emptied in one swig.

A new broom sweeps clean, but an old broom knows the corners.

A nod is as good as a wink to a blind horse.

A nod's as good as a wink to a blind horse.

A quarrel is like buttermilk: once it's out of the churn, the more you shake it, the more sour it grows.

A quiet tongue shows a wise head.

A scholar's ink lasts longer than a martyr's blood.

A silent mouth is sweet to hear.

A sly rogue is often in good dress.

A small benefit obtained is better than a great one in expectation.

A trade not properly learned is an enemy.

A trout in the pot is better than a salmon in the sea.