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English Proverbs : Proverb to Meaning III


Given the MEANING, identify the PROVERB

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1.

Do not expect too much of something received as a gift.

  Necessity is the mother of invention.

  Live and let live.

  Never look a gift horse in the mouth.

  Like father, like son.

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2.

More the people doing a job, the less effort for each person and the less time to finish the job.

  Many hands make light work.

  It is no use crying over spilt milk.

  It's an ill wind that blows nobody any good.

  Never look a gift horse in the mouth.

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3.

Events, specially misfortunes, always come all at once.

  It is a sad heart that never rejoices.

  It is too late to lock the stable when the horse has been stolen.

  Might is right.

  It never rains but it pours.

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4.

There are many to share the joys in good times but none to share the sorrow in bad times.

  Love is blind.

  Make hay while the sun shines.

  Hunger is the best sauce.

  Laugh and the world laughs with you, weep and you weep alone.

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5.

It is wise to not disturb some things and call for unnecessary trouble.

  It is no use crying over spilt milk.

  Laugh and the world laughs with you, weep and you weep alone.

  Let sleeping dogs lie.

  Learn to walk before you run.

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6.

One can achieve big success by persevering with small steps.

  Little strokes fell great oaks.

  Kill not the goose that lays golden eggs.

  The more you have, the more you want.

  Let the buyer beware or Caveat emptor (Latin version).

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7.

If we work with others ignoring their faults, then they will work with us ignoring ours.

  Knowledge is power.

  Live and let live.

  Man proposes, God disposes.

  Kill not the goose that lays golden eggs.

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