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1.

It is easy to take advantage of others in their difficult times.

  It is good fishing in troubled waters.

  The leopard cannot change its spots.

  It is useless to flog a dead horse.

  If wishes were horses beggars would ride.

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2.

The desire to become rich quick gives rise to sinful behavior.

  The love of money is the root of all evil.

  Many hands make light work.

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

  Marriages are made in heaven.

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3.

It is always possible to improve one's conduct, no matter how long one has lead a morally bad life.

  Like father, like son.

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

  It is never too late to mend.

  Look before you leap.

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4.

One can achieve big success by persevering with small steps.

  A little learning is a dangerous thing.

  Let sleeping dogs lie.

  Little strokes fell great oaks.

  Love is blind.

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5.

By doing various jobs, one is not an expert in any single task.

  Let sleeping dogs lie.

  Kill not the goose that lays golden eggs.

  A Jack of all trades is master of none.

  Man proposes, God disposes.

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6.

It is a waste of time to argue about something done and long-forgotten.

  It is useless to flog a dead horse.

  It is good fishing in troubled waters.

  It never rains but it pours.

  Might is right.

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7.

There is no value lamenting that which cannot be undone.

  Never look a gift horse in the mouth.

  It is no use crying over spilt milk.

  A little learning is a dangerous thing.

  Might is right.

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