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English Proverbs

A proverb (from Latin: proverbium) is a simple and concrete saying, popularly known and repeated, that expresses a truth based on common sense or experience. They are often metaphorical. A proverb that describes a basic rule of conduct may also be known as a maxim. Proverbs fall into the category of formulaic language.

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A bellyful is one of meat, drink, or sorrow.

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Bend the willow while it is young

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The best things come in small packages.

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Better an egg today than a hen tomorrow.

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Better late than never.

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Better safe than sorry.

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Beware of false prophets, who come to you in sheep's clothing, but inwardly they are ravening wolves ...

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Birds of a feather flock together.

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Bitter pills may have blessed effects.

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Blood is thicker than water.

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Beauty is in the eyes of the beholder

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Barking dogs seldom bite.

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Before criticizing a man, walk a mile in his shoes.

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Beggars can't be choosers.

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The belly has no ears.

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