Proverb Source Yiddish



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  • Proverb Source: Yiddish [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]

    Wise Sayings


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    A man is not honest simply because he never had a chance to steal.

    Source: Yiddish
    A man is not old until his regrets take the place of his dreams.

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    A man should live if only to satisfy his curiosity.

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    A penny is a lot of money--if you haven't got a penny.

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    A penny is sometimes better spent than spared.

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    A penny saved is a penny earned.

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    A rich man who is stingy is the worst pauper.

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    A rich man's foolish sayings pass for wise ones.

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    A rich mouthful, a heavy groan.

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    A snake deserves no pity.

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    A table is not blessed if it has fed no scholars.

    Source: Yiddish
    A wise man hears one word and understands two.

    Source: Yiddish
    After nine months the secret comes out.

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    All signs are misleading.

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    Better ask ten times than go astray once.

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    Beware of still water, a still dog, and a still enemy.

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    Bygone troubles are good to tell.

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    Ca' me, ca' thee.

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    Cancer--schmancer!--as long as you're healthy.

    Source: Yiddish
    Candlemas day, put beans in the clay; put candles and candlesticks away.

    Source: Yiddish
    Charge nothing and you'll get a lot of customers.

    Source: Yiddish
    Charity and pride have different aims, yet both feed the poor.

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    Charity covers a multitude of sins.

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    Charity excuseth not cheating.

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    Charm is more than beauty.

    Source: Yiddish
    Yiddish [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]