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When the fool has made up his mind the market is over.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

When the fox cannot reach the grapes he says they are not ripe.
      - (Greek) [Proverbs]

When the fox licks his paw let the farmer look after his geese.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

When the fox preaches to the goose her neck is in danger.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

When the fox preaches, beware the geese.
      - [Proverbs]

When the fox preaches, look to the geese.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

When the fox preaches, take care of yourselves, hens.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]

When the fox wants to catch geese, he wags his tail.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

When the Frenchman sleeps the devil rocks him.
      - (French) [Proverbs]

When the friar's beaten, then comes James.
      - [Proverbs]

When the furze is in bloom, my love's in tune.
      - [Proverbs]

When the game is most thriving it is time to leave off.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

When the going gets tough, the tough get going.
      - [Proverbs]

When the goodman is from home, the goodwife's table is soon spread.
      - [Proverbs]

When the goose trusts the fox then woe to her neck.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

When the gorse is out of bloom, kissing's out of fashion.
      - [Proverbs]

When the guest is in most favour, he will do well to quit.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

When the hand ceases to scatter, the heart ceases to pray.
      - (Irish) [Proverbs]

When the hand is clean,
  It needs no screen.
      - [Proverbs]

When the head aches all the limbs ache.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

When the head aches, all the members suffer with it.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

When the head acheth, all the body is the worse.
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

When the head is sick the whole body is sick.
      - (Dutch) [Proverbs]

When the helm is gone the ship will soon be wrecked.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

When the hen had laid an egg she cackles.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

When the horse dies, dismount.
      - [Proverbs]

When the host smiles most blandly he has an eye to the guest's purse.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

When the husband drinks to the wife, all would be well; when the wife drinks to the husband, all is well.
      - [Proverbs]

When the husband earns well the wife spins well.
      - (Dutch) [Proverbs]

When the hyena drinks, the dog can only look on.
      - (Hausa) [Proverbs]

When the iron is hot, then is the time to strike.
      - (Spanish) [Proverbs]

When the jest is at its best, 'twill be well to let it rest.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

When the journey is finished to lay up provisions for the journey. [Avaricious old age.]
      - (Latin) [Proverbs]

When the light is crooked, the shadow is crooked.
      - (Yiddish) [Proverbs]

When the lion is dead the hares jump upon his carcase.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]

When the lion's skin falls short, piece it out with that of the fox.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]

When the lords come out of the council-house, they are wiser than when they went in.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

When the manger is empty the horses fight.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

When the mantis hunts the locust, he forgets the shrike that's hunting him.
      - (Chinese) [Proverbs]

When the master is absent, the frogs hop into the house.
      - (Bugandan) [Proverbs]

When the measure is full, it runs over.
      - (German) [Proverbs]

When the mice laugh at the cat, there is a hole nearby.
      - (Nigerian) [Proverbs]

When the millers are making an uproar, do you tie up your sacks.
      - (Italian) [Proverbs]

When the mist comes from the hill,
  Then good weather it doth spill;
    When the mist comes from the sea,
      Then good weather it will be.
      - [Proverbs]

When the moon's in the full, then wit's in the wane.
      - [Proverbs]

When the mouse has had enough the meal is bitter.
      - (Danish) [Proverbs]

When the mouse has had its fill, the meal turns bitter.
      - (Dutch) [Proverbs]

When the mouse laughs at the cat there is a hole nearby.
      - (Nigerian) [Proverbs]

When the next house is on fire, 'tis high time to look to your own.
      - [Proverbs]

When the night's darkest the dawn is nearest.
      - [Proverbs]


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