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Proverbs
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[ Also see Catchphrases Laws of Life and Nature Old Sayings Proverbial Phrases Proverbs (General) ]

When rogues go in procession the devil carries the cross.
      - Proverb, (Italian)

When round the moon there is a brugh,
  The weather will be cold and rough.
      - Proverb

When shepherds quarrel, the wolf has a winning game.
      - Proverb, (German)

When silent men speak they speak to the purpose.
      - Proverb

When sorrow is asleep wake it not.
      - Proverb

When spherical bodies can unite and embrace, then there will be friendship amongst the avaricious.
      - Proverb, (Latin)

When spider webs unite, they can tie up a lion.
      - Proverb, (Ethiopian)

When spiders unite, they can tie down a lion.
      - Proverb, (Ethiopian)

When the angels present themselves, the devils abscond.
      - Proverb, (Egyptian)

When the ass is too happy he begins dancing on the ice.
      - Proverb, (Dutch)

When the battle is over you make your appearance.
      - Proverb, (Latin)

When the bee comes to your house, let her have beer; you may want to visit the bee's house some day.
      - Proverb, (Congolese)

When the bee sucks, it makes honey, when the spider, poison.
      - Proverb, (Spanish)

When the beer goes in the wits go out.
      - Proverb, (Danish)

When the belly is full the mind is amongst the maids.
      - Proverb

When the belly is full, the bones would be at rest.
      - Proverb

When the big tree falls, the goat eats its leaves.
      - Proverb, (African)

When the blind lead the blind, both shall fall into the ditch.
      - Proverb

When the blind man carries the banner, woe to those who follow.
      - Proverb, (French)

When the blind man carries the lame man, both go forward.
      - Proverb, (Swedish)

When the cage is ready the bird is flown.
      - Proverb, (French)

When the calf is drowned they cover the well.
      - Proverb, (Dutch)

When the calf is stolen, the peasant mends the stall.
      - Proverb, (German)

When the cat and mouse agree, the grocer is ruined.
      - Proverb, (Persian)

When the cat is away the mice will play.
      - Proverb

When the cat is gone, the mice come out to stretch.
      - Proverb, (Chinese)

When the cat sleeps, the mice play.
      - Proverb, (Dutch)

When the cat winketh, little wots the mouse what the cat thinketh.
      - Proverb

When the cat's away the mice dance.
      - Proverb, (Italian)

When the cat's away the mice will play.
      - Proverb,
        (Danish, English, French, German, Portuguese)

When the cat's away the rats dance.
      - Proverb, (Italian)

When the cat's away the rats will play.
      - Proverb, (Spanish)

When the cat's away, it is jubilee with the mice.
      - Proverb, (Dutch)

When the cat's stomach is full, the rat's back is bitter.
      - Proverb, (Haitian)

When the cats fall asleep, the mouse rejoices and leaps from his hole.
  [Lat., Dum felis dormit, mus gaudet et exsitit antro.]
      - Proverb

When the character of a man is not clear to you, look at his friends.
      - Proverb

When the child cuts its teeth, death is on the watch.
      - Proverb, (Spanish)

When the child is christened you will have godfathers enough.
      - Proverb, (French)

When the clouds are upon the hills,
  They'll come down by the mills.
      - Proverb

When the cock is drunk, he forgets about the hawk.
      - Proverb, (Ghanaian)

When the cook and the steward fall out we hear who stole the butter.
      - Proverb, (Dutch)

When the cook is roasting for the butler, woe to the master's wine-cask.
      - Proverb, (Danish)

When the cord is tightest it is nearest snapping.
      - Proverb, (Danish)

When the corn is in the shock,
  The fish are on the rock.
      - Proverb

When the corsair promises masses and candles, it goes ill with the galley.
      - Proverb, (Spanish)

When the crane attempts to dance with the house she gets broken bones.
      - Proverb, (Danish)

When the cuckoo comes she eats up all the dirt.
      - Proverb

When the cuckoo comes to the bare thorn,
  Sell your cow and buy your corn:
    But when she comes to the full bit,
      Sell your corn and buy your sheep.
      - Proverb

When the cup is full, carry it even.
      - Proverb, (Scottish)

When the devil finds the door shut he goes away.
      - Proverb, (French, Spanish)


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