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To depend on one's own child is blindness in one eye;
To depend on a stranger, blindness in both eyes.
Children pick up words as pigeons peas,
And utter them again as God shall please.
Small children give you headache; big children heartache.
Learn young, learn fair; learn old, learn more.
Until a friend or relative has applied a particular proverb to your own life, or until you've watched him apply the proverb to his ...
When you're dealing with monkeys, you've got to expect some wrenches.
Turn off that remarkable conscience, Merryhew. Remember virtue has its own reward.
Must I remind you that a chain is no stronger than its weakest link?
Where one is hopelessly undecided as to what to say, there (as Confucius would have said, if they had given him the opportunity) s ...
I do not say a proverb is amiss when aptly and reasonably applied, but to be forever discharging them, right or wrong, hit or miss ...
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