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  • Proverbs Essay

    Proverbs: Choice and Discernment, the Two Ways of Living In studying the book of Proverbs there is a similar theme of choice and discernment, the teachings of decision-making and the repercussions of your actions. These books are made up of extremes and polar opposites. The dualisms are the rich...

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  • Proverbs Essay

    Proverbs Essay A Man of Wisdom The book of Proverbs describes what a wise man is and what his behavior grants him. A man of wisdom has many characteristic aspects that make him ‘wise’, these are made very clear in the book of Proverbs. King Solomon, being granted the wisest man, was the author to...

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  • Proverbs

    Proverbs If love had eyes, it would not care if you have good looks or not. If love had ears, it would only care if you forgive. If it had a nose, even the worst scent will be pleasing. But it requires a good heart or else it would be wont welcome. ...

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  • Proverbs

    Period 8 “A bad brother is better than no brother.” This proverb means that we should appreciate our surroundings because when we don't have them, then we will notice their value. I agree with this proverb because I also face this problem many times. For example, once my computer was old, so...

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  • Proverbs

    Pearls From Proverbs – Chapter Twenty One We will now look at Proverbs chapter twenty one: On Life and Conduct 1. The king's heart is like channels of water in the hand of the Lord; He turns it wherever He wishes. Proverbs 21:1 (NASB) It is good for all of us to remember – it is God who is...

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  • Proverbs

    not at present. 32. Wait until it is night before saying that it has been a fine day. 33. A country can be judged by the quality of its proverbs. 34. Charity sees the need not the cause. 35. Never give advice unless asked. 36. Who begins too much accomplishes little. 37...

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  • Proverbs

    * Better a little fire to warm us, than a great one to burn us. * Better an egg today than a hen tomorrow. * Better an open enemy than a false friend. * Better be alone than in bad company. * Better be born lucky than rich. * Better be envied than pitied. * Better be the head...

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  • Proverbs

    Proverbs: 1) A not to the wise and arod to the otherwise. Latoon k bhoot baton say nai mantay. (Urdu meaning) 2) A sinful man going to the bath in the Ganges. 100 chohay kah kar billi hajj ko chali. (Urdu meaning) 3) A bad penny always comes back. Khota sika kisi ko kabool nai....

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  • Proverbs

    wings. ~Sudanese Proverb Children will dislike all those who give all things to them. ~African Proverb A child's lie is like a dead fish in a pond that in the end, always comes to the surface. ~Luo Proverb Nursing a pregnancy is not as tough as bringing up a child. ~Swahili Proverb When a four-year...

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  • Proverbs

    PROVERB (from the Latin proverbium) is a simple and concrete saying popularly known and revered, which expresses a truth, based on common sense or the practical experience of humanity. They are often metaphorical. A proverb that describes a basic rule of conduct may also be known as a maxim. If a proverb...

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  • Proverb

    Berhampore Dist: Murshidabad, State: WB, India Ph: (03482) 253326 / Mobile: 9474919241, E-mail: ccaienglish@gmail.com A list of Most Useful Proverbs (Specially Collected for Spoken English Students of CCAI) A journey of a thousand miles starts with a single step. Meaning:( You may...

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  • Proverbs

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  • Proverbs

    Better late than never. No discord, no concord. Love me, love my dog. A hedge between keeps friendship green. Good wine needs no bush. A wise goose never lays a tame egg. Money makes the mare go. Man proposes, God disposes. More haste, less speed. Spare the rod and spoil the child. ...

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  • Proverbs

    American English Proverbs Volume 1 By Jeremiah Bourque A Bird In The Hand Is Worth Two In The Bush. Subject: Risk  To risk what you already have for something that you do not have, and may never obtain, is often foolish.  Wise people gamble only what they can afford to lose.  A Penny Saved...

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  • Proverbs

    Proverbs and Sayings A Proverbs absence makes the heart grow fonder - being away from someone makes you like him or her even more Absence makes the heart grow fonder and when the young man went away to university he missed his girlfriend even more. actions speak louder than words - what you...

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  • Proverb

    is enough to the wise. ( 智者一言,好馬一鞭。) 32. Experience is the best teacher.(前事不忘,後事之師。) 33. The more,the better. (多多益善。) English Proverbs Start with A |No. |Chinese |English ...

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  • Proverb

    Between the devil and the deep sea To choose between two equally bad alternatives in a serious dilemma. Where there's a will there's a way When a person really wants to do something, he will find a way of doing it. A burnt child dreads fire A bad experience or a horrifying incident may scar one's...

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  • Proverbs

    to tell someone that you can behave towards them in the same unpleasant way that they have been behaving towards you. PROVERBS Proverb Explanation / Meaning A An apple a day keeps the doctor away. Eating an apple every...

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  • Proverbs

    1. Proverbs expressing general attitude towards life and the laws that govern life. * Early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise. * It’s no use locking the stable door after the horse has bolted. * Laugh and the world laughs with you, weep and you weep alone. ...

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  • Proverbs

    », «Well, 1 never!» etc.  In I.V.Arnold's classification there are also sentence equivalents, proverbs, sayings and questions, e.g. «The sky is the limit», «What makes him tick», «I am easy». Proverbs are usually metaphorical, e.g. «Too many cooks spoil the broth», while sayings are as a rule non-metaphorical...

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