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I have washed my hands of it.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

"I have" is a better bird than "If I had."
      - (German) [Proverbs]

I kill the boars, but another eats the flesh.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

I kiss thee hide, because thou art to be a wine-bag.
      - (Portuguese) [Proverbs]

I know by my own pot how the others boil.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

I know him not though I should meet him in my dish.
      - [Proverbs]

I know no more that the man in the moon about it.
      - [Proverbs]

I know no more that the Pope of Rome about it.
      - [Proverbs]

I know on which side my bread is buttered.
      - [Proverbs]

I know Simon, and Simon knows me. [A couple of rogues.]
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

I know well what I say when I ask for bread.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

I know what I know, but will say nothing about it.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

I left what I knew for what I heard praised, and repented.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

I like not fair terms and a villain's mind.
      - [Proverbs]

I live, and lords do no more.
      - [Proverbs]

I love my friends well, but myself better.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

I love thee like pudding, if thou wert pie I'd eat thee.
      - [Proverbs]

I may go over my reckoning, but not over my time.
      - (Dutch) [Proverbs]

I may see him need, but I'll not see him bleed.
      - [Proverbs]

I meant to cross myself and put out one of my eyes.
      - (Portuguese) [Proverbs]

I mistress and you miss, who is to sweep the house?
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

I need not fear my enemies because the most they can do is attack me. I need not fear my friends because the most they can do is betray me. But I have much to fear from people who are indifferent.
      - (Russian) [Proverbs]

I neither give nor take, like a Jew on the Sabbath.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

I never saw a silent rich man.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

I never saw an oft-removed tree,
  Nor yet an oft-removed family,
    That throve so well as one that settled be.
      - [Proverbs]

I never was satisfied with "I will, I will." One "take this" is better than two "I will give you."
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

I perfectly feel even at my fingers end.
      - [Proverbs]

I prefer death to disgrace.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

I regret that I have given what I have.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

I renounce the friend who eats what is mine with me, and what is his own by himself.
      - (Portuguese) [Proverbs]

I renounce the golden basin in which I have to spit blood.
      - (Portuguese) [Proverbs]

I rest, therefore I rust.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

I saw a man, who saw another man, who saw the sea.
      - (Portuguese) [Proverbs]

I saw you at Lucca, I knew you at Pisa.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]

I say it to you, daughter; hear it, daughter-in-law.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

I say little but I think the more.
      - [Proverbs]

I see by my daughter's face when the devil lays hold of my son-in-law.
      - (Portuguese) [Proverbs]

I see by my mother-in-law's eyes when the devil takes hold of her.
      - (Galician) [Proverbs]

I send thee myrrh, not that thou mayest be by it perfumed, but it perfumed by thee.
      - (Greek) [Proverbs]

I shall paint you in your own colours. [Take you according to your own showing.]
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

I simply state what I have heard.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

I sing the song of the person whose bread I eat.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

I speak of garlic, you reply about onions. [I speak of one thing, you reply what is wholly irrelevant.]
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

I speak to you, daughter; hear it daughter-in-law.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]

I stout and thou stout, who shall bear the ashes out?
      - [Proverbs]

I stubborn and you stubborn, who is to carry the load?
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

I taught you to swim, and now you'd drown me.
      - [Proverbs]

I thought I had no husband, and I eat up the stew.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

I thought to cross myself, and I put out my eye.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

I too can lead the geese to water when it rains.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]


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