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You may laugh at a friend's roof; don't laugh at his sleeping accommodation.
      - (Kenyan) [Proverbs]

You may light another's candle at your own without loss.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

You may often feel that heavily on your back which you took lightly on your conscience.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

You may poke a man's fire after you have known him seven years, but not before.
      - [Proverbs]

You may preach ever so long to the wolf, he will nevertheless call for the lamb before night.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

You may shut your doors against a thief, but not against a liar.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

You may speak with your gold and make other tongues silent.
      - [Proverbs]

You may take a horse to the water, but you can't make him drink.
      - [Proverbs]

You may trust him in the dark.
      - (Roman) cited by Cicero [Trust]

You may trust him with untold gold.
      - [Proverbs]

You might have knocked me down with a feather.
      - [Proverbs]

You must ask your neighbour if you shall live in peace.
      - [Proverbs]

You must be strong to pull a rope against a stronger.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

You must contrive to bake with the flour you have.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

You must crack the nuts before you can eat the kernel.
      - (Irish) [Proverbs]

You must cut your coat according to your cloth.
      - [Proverbs]

You must go into the country to hear what news at London.
      - [Proverbs]

You must grease the wheels if you would have the car run.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]

You must have crossed the river before you may tell the crocodile he has bad breath.
      - (Chinese) [Proverbs]

You must have good luck to catch hares with a drum.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

You must howl with the wolves when you are among them.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

You must howl with wolves if you wish to be one of their herd.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

You must judge a maiden at the kneading trough, and not in a dance.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

You must judge a man by the work of his hands.
      - (African) [Proverbs]

You must kill the spider to get rid of the cobweb.
      - (Maltese) [Proverbs]

You must knock a long while against an alder-bush before you get a swarm of bees out of it.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

You must look where it is not, as well as where it is.
      - [Proverbs]

You must lose a fly to catch a trout.
      - [Proverbs]

You must lose a fly, to catch a trout.
      - [Proverbs]

You must not let your mouse-trap smell of blood.
      - [Proverbs]

You must not pledge your own health.
      - [Proverbs]

You must not throw stones into your neighbor's garden.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

You must rave with the insane, unless you would be left alone.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

You must scale the mountains if you would view the plain.
      - (Chinese) [Proverbs]

You must shift your sail with the wind.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]

You must take the fat with the lean.
      - [Proverbs]

You must walk a long while behind a wild goose before you find an ostrich feather.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

You need a sharp axe for a tough bough.
      - (Russian) [Proverbs]

You need not find a shelter for an old ox.
      - (Portuguese) [Proverbs]

You never know a man until you live with him.
      - (Eastern European) [Proverbs]

You never know how a cow catches a rabbit.
      - (Dutch) [Proverbs]

You never know what you can do till you try.
      - [Proverbs]

You never miss a slice from a cut loaf.
      - (English) [Proverbs]

You never miss the water till the well runs dry.
      - [Proverbs]

You never speak but your mouth opens.
      - [Proverbs]

You notice what I drink, and not the thirst I feel.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

You often meet your fate on the road you take to avoid it.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

You pay more for your schooling than your learning is worth.
      - [Proverbs]

You pays your money and you takes your choice.
      - [Money : Proverbs]

You play with edged tools.
      - [Proverbs]


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