Opposing Proverbs


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Absence makes the heart grow fonder. ~ Out of sight, out of mind.

All good things come to those who wait. ~ Time and tide wait for no man.

Birds of a feather flock together. ~ Opposites attract.

Do it well, or not at all. ~ Half a loaf is better than none.

Don’t cross your bridges before you come to them. ~ Forewarned is forearmed.

Doubt is the beginning of wisdom. ~ Faith will move mountains.

Great starts make great finishes. ~ It ain't over 'till it's over. _P Hold fast to the words of your ancestors. ~ Wise men make proverbs and fools repeat them.

Look before you leap. ~ Strike while the iron is hot.

Practice makes perfect. ~ All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy.

The nail that sticks up gets hammered down. ~ The squeaky wheel gets the grease.

Silence is golden. ~ Nothing strengthens authority so much as silence. (da Vinci)

Slow and steady wins the race. ~ Time waits for no man. ~ Tempus fugit.

The best things in life are free. ~ There’s no such thing as a free lunch.

The pen is mightier than the sword. ~ Actions speak louder than words.

What's good for the goose is good for the gander. ~ One man's meat is another man's poison. _P Wise men think alike. ~ Fools seldom differ.

You’re never too old to learn. ~ You can't teach an old dog new tricks. _P

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