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English Proverbs : Proverb to Meaning III


Given the MEANING, identify the PROVERB

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1.

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

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

  Like father, like son.

  A little learning is a dangerous thing.

  Marriages are made in heaven.

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2.

Avoid acting hastily without considering the consequences carefully.

  Let sleeping dogs lie.

  The love of money is the root of all evil.

  Never look a gift horse in the mouth.

  Look before you leap.

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3.

One cannot be gloomy all the time.

  Marriages are made in heaven.

  Look before you leap.

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

  It is a sad heart that never rejoices.

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4.

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

  Let sleeping dogs lie.

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

  If two men ride on a horse, one must ride behind.

  Live and let live.

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5.

Children have the looks and characteristics of their parents.

  Like father, like son.

  Look before you leap.

  It is no use crying over spilt milk.

  It is never too late to mend.

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6.

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

  Live and let live.

  Like father, like son.

  Learn to walk before you run.

  It is useless to flog a dead horse.

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7.

Satisfying one need only creates another need.

  Kill not the goose that lays golden eggs.

  The more you have, the more you want.

  The love of money is the root of all evil.

  If two men ride on a horse, one must ride behind.

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