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I tried to draw the eyebrow, but I ended up poking the eye.
      - (Azerbaijani) [Proverbs]

I used to feel sorry for myself because I had no shoes until I met a man who was dead.
      - (Persian) [Proverbs]

I want more for my teeth than for my relations.
      - (Portuguese) [Proverbs]

I want no drones in my bee-hive.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

I was not born yesterday.
      - [Proverbs]

I wept when I was born, and every day shows why.
      - [Proverbs]

I will do what I can, and a little less, to be able to continue at it.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]

I will either grind or find.
      - [Proverbs]

"I will not bite any dog," says the shepherd's dog, "for I must save my teeth for the wolf."
      - (German) [Proverbs]

I will not change a cottage in possession for a kingdom in reversion.
      - [Proverbs]

I will not keep a dog and bark myself.
      - [Proverbs]

I will not make a toil of pleasure.
      - [Proverbs]

I will not make my dish-clout my tablecloth.
      - [Proverbs]

I will not pull the thorn out of your foot and put it into my own.
      - [Proverbs]

I will trust him no further than I can fling him.
      - [Proverbs]

I will win the horse, or lose the saddle.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

I wince to win.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

I wish I were at home. [Oh! that I were out of this mess and in safety.]
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

I wish that he would sink as deep in the ground as a hare can run in ten years.
      - (Dutch) [Proverbs]

I wot well how the world wags,
  He is most loved that hath most bags.
      - [Proverbs]

I would not call the king my cousin.
      - [Proverbs]

I would not purchase it at the price of a rotten nut.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

I would not touch him with a pair of tongs.
      - [Proverbs]

I would rather be in an apple-tree, than a bad man in distress.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

I would rather buy than beg.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

I would rather have a dog my friend than enemy.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

I would rather see smoke from my own chimney than the fire on another's hearth.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

I'd rather be red than dead.
      - (American) [Proverbs]

I'd rather have them say "There he goes" than "Here he lies.".
      - (American) [Proverbs]

"I'll go myself," and "I'll see to it," are two good servants on a farm.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

I'll marry, and eat the prime of the pot, and sit down first.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

I'll sleep on it.
      - (Dutch) [Proverbs]

I'm at my wits end.
      - [Proverbs]

I've reach'd the harbour, Hope and Chance adieu!
  You've play'd with me, now play with others too.
      - [Proverbs]

Idle brains are the devil's workshop.
      - [Proverbs]

Idle folks have the least leisure.
      - [Proverbs]

Idle folks have the most labour.
      - [Proverbs]

Idle men are dead all their life long.
      - [Proverbs]

Idle men are the devil's playfellows.
      - [Proverbs]

Idle people have the least leisure.
      - [Proverbs]

Idle people take the most pains.
      - [Proverbs]

Idleness has poverty for wages.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

Idleness is ever the root of indecision.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

Idleness is hunger's mother, and of theft it is bull brother.
      - (Dutch) [Proverbs]

Idleness is the beginning of all sin.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

Idleness is the devil's bolster.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

Idleness is the key of beggary.
      - [Proverbs]

Idleness is the parent of all vice.
      - [Proverbs]

Idleness is the root of all evil.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

Idleness is the sepulchre of a living man.
      - [Proverbs]


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