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The charitable gives out at the door and God puts in at the window.
      - [Proverbs]

The cheese vessel will not sail merely by words.
      - (Turkish) [Proverbs]

The chickens are the country's, but the city eats them.
      - [Proverbs]

The chickens have come home to roost.
      - (American) [Proverbs]

The child of a tiger is a tiger.
      - (Haitian) [Proverbs]

The child saith nothing but what he heard at the fireside.
      - [Proverbs]

The child says nothing, but what it heard by the fire.
      - [Proverbs]

The child who gets a stepmother also gets a stepfather.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

The church is an anvil which has worn out many hammers.
      - [Proverbs]

The church is near but the road is icy; the tavern is far away but I will walk carefully.
      - (Russian) [Proverbs]

The church is near, but the way is icy. The tavern is far, but I will walk carefully.
      - (Ukranian) [Proverbs]

The church, the sea, or the royal household, for whoever would thrive.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

The churl knows not the worth of spurs.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

The clartier the cosier.
      - [Proverbs]

The coaches won't run over him.
      - [Proverbs]

The coalheaver is master at home.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

The cobbler always wears the worst shoes.
      - [Proverbs]

The cobbler should not go beyond his last. [Meddle not in things which you do not understand.]
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

The cobbler to his last and the gunner to his linstock.
      - [Proverbs]

The cobbler's gaze is on the feet.
      - (Goan) [Proverbs]

The cock is a lord on his own dunghill.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

The cock is bold on his own dunghill.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]

The cock is king on his own dunghill.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

The cock often crows without a victory.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

The cock shuts his eyes when he crows, because he knows it by heart.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

The comforter's head never aches.
      - [Proverbs]

The common horse is worst shod.
      - [Proverbs]

The common soldier's blood makes the general great.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]

The company makes the feast.
      - [Proverbs]

The complete fool is half prophet.
      - (Yiddish) [Proverbs]

The concealer is as bad as the thief.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

The conquered dare not open their mouths.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

The conqueror weeps, the conquered is ruined. [Both sides suffer in war or litigation.]
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

The corn falls out of a shaken sheaf.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

The corn that is taken to a bad mill. will be badly ground.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

The coroner and the lawyer grow fat on the quarrels of fools.
      - (Gaelic) [Proverbs]

The corruption of the best is the worst.
  [Lat., Corruptio optimi pessima.]
      - (Latin) [Corruption : Proverbs]

The corruption of the best things makes the worst.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

The counsel of the aged is sound.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

The counterfeit image of a pot with two ears.
      - (Dutch) [Proverbs]

The country rooster dows not crow in the town.
      - (African Swahili) [Proverbs]

The course of a river is not to be altered. [We cannot alter a natural bent.]
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

The course of true love never did run smooth.
      - [Proverbs]

The court is most merciful when the accused is most rich.
      - (Hebrew) [Proverbs]

The court of Rome likes not sheep without wool.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]

The court official in one life has seven rebirths as a beggar.
      - (Chinese) [Proverbs]

The covetous spends more than the liberal.
      - [Proverbs]

The cow does not know the value of her tail till she has lost it.
      - (Danish, Dutch) [Proverbs]

The cow gives good milk, but kicks over the pail.
      - [Proverbs]

The cow gives milk through her mouth.
      - (German) [Proverbs]


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