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It's too late to shut the stable door after the horse has bolted.
      - [Proverbs]

It's your own lantern; don't poke holes in the paper.
      - (Chinese) [Proverbs]

Italian devotion and German fasting have no meaning.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

Its no use going to the goat's house to look for wool.
      - (Irish) [Proverbs]

Jack gets on by his stupidity.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

Jack is as good as his master.
      - (Portuguese) [Proverbs]

Jack of all trades and master of none.
      - [Proverbs]

Jack Sprat could eat no fat,
  His wife could eat no lean;
    And so, betwixt them both, you see,
      They licked the platter clean.
      - [Proverbs]

Jack will never make a gentleman.
      - [Proverbs]

Jack would be a gentleman if he could speak French.
      - [Proverbs]

Jackdaw always perches by jackdaw.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

Jacob's voice, Esau's hands.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

Jade and men, both are sharpened by bitter tools.
      - (Chinese) [Proverbs]

Jam tomorrow and jam yesterday, but never jam today.
      - [Proverbs]

Janiveer freeze the pot by the fire.
      - [Proverbs]

Jealousy is a pain which eagerly seeks what causes pain.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

Jealousy is nourished by doubt.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

Jest not with the eye, or religion.
      - [Proverbs]

Jest so that it may not turn to earnest.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

Jest with your equals.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

Jesting costs money.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

Joan is as good as my lady in the dark.
      - [Proverbs]

John has been to school to learn to be a fool.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

Jokes, which carry injury with them, are never agreeable.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

Joking must have its proper limit.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

Jouk and let the jaw go by.
      - [Proverbs]

Jove but laughs at lover's perjury.
      - [Proverbs]

Jove laughs at lover's perjuries.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

Joy and sorrow are next door neighbours.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

Joy and sorrow are to-day and to-morrow.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

Joy is like the ague; one good day between two bad ones.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

Joy surfeited turns to sorrow.
      - [Proverbs]

Judge a man by the reputation of his enemies.
      - (Arabian) [Proverbs]

Judge not of a ship as she lies on the stocks.
      - [Proverbs]

Judge not the horse by his saddle.
      - (Chinese) [Proverbs]

Judge of the daughter by the mother.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

Judge of the statue of Hercules by the size of the foot.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

Judges should have two ears, both alike.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

Jupiter himself cannot please everybody.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

Just as tall trees are known by their shadows, so are good men known by their enemies.
      - (Chinese) [Proverbs]

Just scales and full measure injure no man.
      - (Chinese) [Proverbs]

Just staying one day ahead of yesterday.
      - [Proverbs]

Just taking it one day at a time.
      - [Proverbs]

Just when you think you've finally hit bottom, someone tosses you a shovel.
      - [Proverbs]

Justice delayed is justice denied.
      - (modern) [Proverbs]

Justice has a waxen nose.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

Justice is exercised in the proper prevention, rather than in the severe punishment, of crime.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

Justice oft leans to the side where the purse pulls.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

Justice, but not in my own house.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

Justifying a fault doubles it.
      - (French) [Proverbs]


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