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Popular Proverbs .. .. 2 108
Proverbial Quotations and Verses . . 109 117
Popular Proverbs from other Languages . 118 140 French Proverbs .. . 118 German Proverbs . 120 Greek Proverbs .. .. 121 Hindi Proverbs .. ... 122 Italian Proverbs .. .
Latin Proverbs .. 130 Spanish Proverbs .. 140
The World of
1. Popular Proverbs A 1. A bachelor is a souvenir of some women who found a better one at the last minute. 2. A bachelor is one who enjoys the chase but not eat the game. 3. A backfriend, a shoulder clapper. Shakespeare 4. A bad carpenter quarrels with his tools. 5. A bad man is better than a bad name. 6. A bad peace is worse than war. 7. A banker is a man who lends you an umbrella when the weather is fair, and takes it away from you when its rains. American 8. A best seller is the gilded tomb of a mediocre mind. L. P. Smith 9. A bird in hand is worth two in the bush. 10. A bird is known by its note, a man by his talk. 11. A blue eye is a true eye. 12. A book can be as great a thing as a battle.