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The weakest must hold the candle.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

The wearer best knows where the shoe pinches.
      - (Irish) [Proverbs]

The weasel comes to say "Happy New Year!" to the chickens.
      - (Chinese) [Proverbs]

The wedding feast is not made with mushrooms only.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

The weeping bride makes a laughing wife.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

The well-bred hound, if he does not hunt to-day will hunt to-morrow.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

The well-dressed woman draws her husband away from another woman's door.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

The well-fed man does not believe in hunger.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]

The well-fed sheep makes a cloak of its tail.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

The Welshman keeps nothing till he has lost it.
      - [Proverbs]

The wet branch burns better than the dry stone.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

The wheel turns round.
      - (Yiddish) [Proverbs]

The whisper of a pretty girl can be heard further than the roar of a lion.
      - (Arab) [Proverbs]

The whisperer's tongue is worse than serpent's venom.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

The white coat does not make the miller.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]

The whole hog or none.
      - [Proverbs]

The whole ocean is made up of single drops.
      - [Proverbs]

The wholesomest meat is at another man's cost.
      - [Proverbs]

The wicked even hate vice in others.
      - [Proverbs]

The wicked shun the light as the devil does the cross.
      - (Dutch) [Proverbs]

The wife of a careless man is almost a widow.
      - (Hungarian) [Proverbs]

The wife spends and the servants steal.
      - [Proverbs]

The will gives the work its name.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

The will is taken for the deed.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

The will is the soul of the work.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

The wind does not always blow from the same quarter.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

The wind keeps not always in one quarter.
      - [Proverbs]

The wind will let us neither sail nor stay.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

The windy day is not a day for scallops [thatching].
      - (Irish) [Proverbs]

The wine given to your workmen is that for which you get the best paid.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

The wine has been poured and must be drunk.
      - (Darkovan) [Proverbs]

The wine in the bottle does not quench thirst.
      - [Proverbs]

The wine is not known by the hoops.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

The wine will taste of the cask.
      - [Proverbs]

The wine-skin has its reasons for smelling of pitch.
      - (Portuguese) [Proverbs]

The winter is gone, the spring is come, a fly for those who us good have done.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

The wise drunkard is a sober fool.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

The wise hand does not all that the tongue says.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

The wise knows that he does not know; the ignoramus thinks he knows.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

The wise man does not hang his knowledge on a hook.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

The wise man has long ears and a short tongue.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

The wise man looks inside his heart and finds eternal peace.
      - (Hindu) [Heart : Proverbs]

The wise man sits on the hole in his carpet.
      - (Persian) [Proverbs]

The wise man, even when he holds his tongue, says more than the fool when he speaks.
      - (Yiddish) [Proverbs]

The wise person has long ears and a short tongue.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

The wise understand by themselves, fools follow the reports of others.
      - (Tibetan) [Proverbs]

The wish is father to the thought.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

The wish is the father of the deed.
      - (American) [Proverbs]

The wit one wants spoils what one has.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

The witness of a rat is another rat.
      - (Ethiopian) [Proverbs]


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