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Arabian Proverbs (part3)


1. Salt will never be worm-eaten.

2. Search knowledge though it be in China.

3. Silence is the best answer to the stupid. The fool has his answer on the tip of his tongue.

4. Sins of omission are seldom fun.

5. The different sorts of madness are innumerable.

6. The difficult is done at once, the impossible takes a little longer.

7. The hasty and the tardy meet at the ferry.

8. The hasty angler loses the fish.

9. The hasty hand catches frogs for fish.

10. Throw a lucky man in the sea, and he will come up with a fish in his mouth.

11. Throw dirt enough, and some will stick.

12. Trust in God, but tie your camel.

13. Trust makes way for treachery.

Source: proverbmountain.blogspot

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Arabian Proverbs (Part1)

Arabian Proverbs (part2)

Akan Proverbs

Afrikaan Proverbs

By the skin of your teeth

Butterflies in the Stomach

Nigerian Proverbs

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