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It is the calm and silent water that drowns a man.
      - (Ghanaian) [Proverbs]

It is the duty of a good sportsman to kill game freely, but not kill all.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

It is the duty of friends mutually to correct each other.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

It is the essence of good taste to do that which is consistent with our position.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

It is the fear of offence that makes men swallow poison.
      - (Nigerian) [Proverbs]

It is the first step that is difficult.
      - [Proverbs]

It is the fool's sheep that break loose twice.
      - (Ghanaian) [Proverbs]

It is the great north wind that made the Vikings.
      - (Scandanavian) [Proverbs]

It is the last straw that breaks the camel's back.
      - [Proverbs]

It is the master-wheel that makes the mill go round.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

It is the men who make a city.
      - (Greek) [Proverbs]

It is the nature of the beast.
      - [Proverbs]

It is the nature of the greyhound to carry a long tail.
      - (Portuguese) [Proverbs]

It is the old cow's notion that she never was a calf.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

It is the pace that kills.
      - [Proverbs]

It is the part of a good shepherd to shear his flock, not to skin it.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

It is the perfection of art when no trace of the artist appears.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

It is the petty expenses that empty the purse.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]

It is the quiet pigs that eat the meal.
      - (Irish) [Proverbs]

It is the raised stick that makes the dog obey.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

It is the sauce that makes the fish edible.
      - (French) [Fish : Proverbs]

It is the season not the soil that brings the crop.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

It is the tone that makes the music.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

It is the tree that gives its nature to the fruit.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

It is the unforeseen that always happens.
      - [Proverbs]

It is the very backbone of wisdom not to trust too hastily.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

It is thinking about the load that makes one tired.
      - [Proverbs]

It is thou must honour the place, not the place thee.
      - [Proverbs]

It is time enough to take off your hat when you see the man.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

It is too late for the bird to scream when it is caught.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

It is too late to come with water when the house is burnt down.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]

It is too late to cover the well when the child is drowned.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

It is too late to cry "Hold hard!" when the arrow has left the bow.
      - (Dutch) [Proverbs]

It is too late to cry cat, when the bacon is eaten.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

It is too late to grieve when the chance is past.
      - [Proverbs]

It is too late to lock the stable door when the steed is stolen.
      - (Dutch, French) [Proverbs]

It is too late to spare when the bottom is bare.
      - [Proverbs]

It is too late to throw water on the cinders when the house is burnt down.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

It is too much to expect of a cat that she should sit by the milk and not lap it.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

It is truth that makes a many angry.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]

It is ungentlemanly to lie; truthfulness becomes the gentleman.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

It is unlucky to marry in May.
      - [Matrimony : Proverbs]

It is useless to gape against an oven.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

It is vain to do that by a multitude which a few can accomplish.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

It is vain to fish if the hook is not baited.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]

It is vain to fish without a hook, or learn to read without a book.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

It is very savoury to eat scot free.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

It is well to buy oil as well as salt. [Different remedies should be at hand when required.]
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

It is well to fly low on account of the branches.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

It is well to have clean bread in one's wallet.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]


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