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107 Japanese Proverbs

A fog cannot be dispelled by a fan.

A good husband is healthy and absent.

A good Jack makes a good Jill.

A good sword is the one left in its scabbard.

A man in love mistakes a pimple for a dimple.

A mended lid to a cracked pan.

A merchants happiness hangs upon chance, winds, and waves.

A merry companion on the road is as good as a nag.

A pig used to dirt turns its nose up at rice.

A round egg can be made square according to how you cut it; words would be harsh according to how you speak them.

A single arrow is easily broken, but not ten in a bundle.

Adversity is the foundation of virtue.

Affinity is a mysterious thing, but it is spicy!

Afraid of his own shadow.

After victory, tighten your helmet chord.

All married women are not wives.

An accomplishment sticks to a person.

An excess of courtesy is discourtesy.

An eye for an eye, and a tooth for a tooth.

Bad and good are intertwined like rope.

Beat your wife on the wedding day, and your married life will be happy.

Beaten with his own rod.

Better go without medicine than call in an unskilled physician.

Darkness reigns at the foot of the lighthouse.

Deceive the rich and powerful if you will, but don't insult them.