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137 Yiddish Proverbs

God made man because he loves stories.

Gold's father is dirt, yet it regards itself as noble.

Golden dishes will never turn black.

Golden dreams make men wake hungry.

Had you gotten up early, you wouldn't have needed to stay up late.

He falsifies who renders a verse just as it looks.

He that can't endure the bad, will not live to see the good.

He that cannot ask cannot live.

He that cannot obey cannot command.

He that cannot pay, let him pray.

He who comes for the inheritance is often made to pay for the funeral.

Hell shared with a sage is better than paradise with a fool.

If a link is broken, the whole chain breaks.

If a man is destined to drown, he will drown even in a spoonful of water.

If all pulled in one direction, the world would keel over.

If each one sweeps before his own door, the whole street is clean.

If rich people could hire other people to die for them, the poor could make a wonderful living.

If Saint Paul's day be fair and clear, it will betide a happy year.

If things are not as you wish, wish them as they are.

If we all pulled in one direction, the world would keel over.

If we did not flatter ourselves, nobody else could.

If you ever need a helping hand you'll find one at the end of your arm.

If you want your dreams to come true, don't sleep.

Interest on debts grow without rain.

Love tastes sweet, but only with bread.