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If crocodiles eat their own eggs, what would they do to the flesh of a frog?
      - (Nigerian) [Proverbs]

If death be terrible, the fault is not in death, but thee.
      - [Proverbs]

If doctors fail thee, be these three thy doctors--Rest, cheerfulness, and moderate diet.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

If each one sweeps before his own door, the whole street is clean.
      - (Yiddish) [Proverbs]

If envy were a fever, all the world would be ill.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

If envy would burn, there would be no need for wood.
      - (Yugoslavian) [Proverbs]

If ever you should need my life, come and take it.
      - [Proverbs]

If every fool wore a crown, we should all be kings.
      - (Welsh) [Proverbs]

If every man mend one, all shall be amended.
      - [Proverbs]

If every man would sweep his own door-step the city would soon be clean.
      - [Proverbs]

If every one were wise, a fool would be the prize.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

If everyone gives one thread, the poor man will have a shirt.
      - (Russian) [Proverbs]

If everyone swept his own doorstep, then the whole wide world would be clean.
      - [Proverbs]

If flesh is not to be had, fish must content us.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

If folly were a pain, there would be groaning in every house.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

If fools ate no bread, corn would be cheap.
      - (Dutch) [Proverbs]

If fools went not to market, bad wares would not be sold.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

If fools were to eat no bread, corn would be cheap.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

If fortune turns against you, even jelly breaks your tooth.
      - (Persian) [Proverbs]

If God bids thee draw, he will find thee a rope; if he bids thee ride, he will find thee a horse.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

If God give not bushelfuls, he gives spoonfuls.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

If God lived on earth, people would break his windows.
      - (Jewish) [Proverbs]

If God shuts one door, He opens another.
      - (Irish) [Proverbs]

If he should ask for wine, box his ears.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

If he waits long enough the world will be his own.
      - (Dutch) [Proverbs]

If he won't carry the sack, give him a whack.
      - [Proverbs]

If heaven made him, earth can find some use for him.
      - (Chinese) [Proverbs]

If his legs fail him, he fights on his knees.
      - [Proverbs]

If hope were not, heart would break.
      - [Proverbs]

If I am a fool, put your finger in my mouth.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

If I am seen, I am joking; if I am not seen, I steal.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

If I am to be drowned, it shall be in clean water.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

If I canna do't by might, I'll do't by sleight.
      - [Proverbs]

If I cannot move the powers above, Acheron itself shall be appealed to. [If fair means cannot, foul shall.]
      - [Proverbs]

If I die, I forgive you; if I live, we shall see.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

If I had not lifted up the stone, you had not found the jewel.
      - [Proverbs]

If I have lost the ring I still have the fingers.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]

If I keep a green bough in my heart, the singing bird will come.
      - (Chinese) [Proverbs]

"If I rest, I rust," says the key.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

If I sleep, I sleep for myself; if I work, I know not for whom.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]

If I went to sea I should find it dry.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]

If I wrestle with a filthy thing, win or lose, I shall be defiled.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

If ifs and ands were pots and pans there'd be no work for tinkers.
      - [Proverbs]

If ifs and ands were pots and pans, there'd be no work for tinkers' hands.
      - [Proverbs]

If Ifs and Ans were pots and pans
  There'd be no trade for tinkers.
      - [Proverbs]

If ill luck were cheese, dairy-women would go wanting work.
      - (Darkovan) [Proverbs]

If in February there be no rain, 'tis neither good for hay nor grain.
      - [Proverbs]

If it can lick, it can bite.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

If it is to be luck, the bull may as well calve as the cow.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

If it is worth taking, it is worth asking for.
      - (Gaelic) [Proverbs]


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