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Given the MEANING, identify the PROVERB

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1.

A mistake can be a great teacher.

  The best fish swim near the bottom.

  The child is father of the man.

  A burnt child dreads the fire.

  Bad news travels fast.

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2.

It is not good to only toil and have no recreation.

  Better late than never.

  All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy.

  A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.

  A burnt child dreads the fire.

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3.

Provide help first to one's family members and then to others.

  The die is cast.

  The best fish swim near the bottom.

  Charity begins at home.

  The best of friends must part.

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4.

One's actions whether good or bad determine one's rewards or punishments.

  Don't change horses in mid-stream.

  Don't count your chickens before they are hatched.

  All that glitters is not gold.

  As you sow, so shall you reap.

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5.

Nothing can go on forever as all things change.

  All that glitters is not gold.

  Better safe than sorry.

  Blood is thicker than water.

  The best of friends must part.

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6.

A satisfactory conclusion makes up for earlier disappointments.

  Slow but sure wins the race.

  All's well that ends well.

  Don't count your chickens before they are hatched.

  Better safe than sorry.

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7.

Steady progress is better in the long run than inconsistent speed.

  Coming events cast their shadows before.

  The darkest hour is that before the dawn.

  All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy.

  Slow but sure wins the race.

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