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A lord of straw devours a vassal of steel.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

A lord without land, is like a cask without wine.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

A lordly taste make a beggar's purse.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

A lovelorn cook oversalts the porridge.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

A lover should be regarded as a person demented.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

A lover's anger is short-lived.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]

A loving man, a jealous man.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]

A low hedge is easily leaped over.
      - [Proverbs]

A lucky person is someone who plants pebbles and harvests potatoes.
      - (Greek) [Proverbs]

A mackerel sky and mare's tails
  Make lofty ships carry low sails.
      - [Proverbs]

A mackerel sky is never long dry.
      - [Proverbs]

A mad bull is not to be tied up with a packthread.
      - [Proverbs]

A mad dog cannot live long.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

A mad parish, a mad priest.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]

A maid oft seen and a gown oft worn,
  Are disesteemed and held in scorn.
      - [Proverbs]

A maid that laughs is half taken.
      - [Proverbs]

A maid who laughs is half taken.
      - (English) [Proverbs]

A maiden with many wooers often chooses the worst.
      - [Proverbs]

A maker of idols is never an idolater.
      - (Chinese) [Proverbs]

A malignant sore throat is a danger; a malignant throat not sore is worse.
      - (American) [Proverbs]

A man among children will be long a child, a child among men will be soon a man.
      - [Proverbs]

A man as he manages himself may die old at thirty, or young at eighty.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

A man assailed is half overcome.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

A man at five may be a fool at fifteen.
      - [Proverbs]

A man at sixteen will prove a child at sixty.
      - [Proverbs]

A man can die just once.
      - (American) [Proverbs]

A man can do no more than he can.
      - [Proverbs]

A man can't do more than he can do.
  What says Don Ferdinando?
      - [Proverbs]

A man can't get rich if he takes proper care of his family.
      - (Navaho) [Proverbs]

A man cannot carry all his kin on his back.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

A man cannot jump over his own shadow.
      - (Yiddish) [Proverbs]

A man cannot spin and reel at the same time.
      - [Proverbs]

A man cannot whistle and drink at the same time.
      - [Proverbs]

A man comes from the dust and in the dust he will end--and in the meantime it is good to drink a sip of vodka.
      - (Yiddish) [Proverbs]

A man conducts himself abroad as he has been taught at home.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

A man dances all the same, though he may dance against his will.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

A man devoid of religion is like a horse without a bridle.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

A man does not always aim at what he means to hit.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

A man does not look behind the door unless he has stood there himself.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

A man does not seek his luck, luck seeks its man.
      - (Turkish) [Proverbs]

A man does not wander far from where his corn is roasting.
      - (Nigerian) [Proverbs]

A man forewarned is as good as two.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

A man gains nothing by vain glory but contempt and hatred.
      - [Proverbs]

A man has learned much who has learned how to die.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

A man has two ears and one mouth that he hear much and speak little.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

A man if he lives alone is either a god or a demon.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

A man in a passion rides a horse that runs away with him.
      - [Proverbs]

A man in love mistakes a pimple for a dimple.
      - (Japanese) [Proverbs]

A man in not known till he cometh to honour.
      - (Dutch) [Proverbs]

A man in this world without learning is as a beast of the field.
      - (Hindu) [Proverbs]


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