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English Proverbs : Proverb to Meaning III


Given the MEANING, identify the PROVERB

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1.

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

  Like father, like son.

  Kill not the goose that lays golden eggs.

  Make hay while the sun shines.

  The love of money is the root of all evil.

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2.

Every calamity that occurs is of advantage to someone or the other.

  Knowledge is power.

  Necessity is the mother of invention.

  Like father, like son.

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

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3.

Knowledge must be gained gradually and not all at once.

  Learn to walk before you run.

  Kill not the goose that lays golden eggs.

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

  Let sleeping dogs lie.

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4.

Be satisfied with whatever you get little at a time, and do not lose it for the greed to get it all at once.

  Never look a gift horse in the mouth.

  Live and let live.

  Knowledge is power.

  Kill not the goose that lays golden eggs.

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5.

There is a lot of time to regret if you wed in a hurry.

  Knowledge is power.

  Many hands make light work.

  Marry in haste, and repent at leisure.

  It is a sad heart that never rejoices.

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6.

Take advantage promptly of favorable opportunities.

  Look before you leap.

  Marry in haste, and repent at leisure.

  Make hay while the sun shines.

  It never rains but it pours.

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7.

A person's character, especially bad nature, will always remain the same.

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

  Might is right.

  The leopard cannot change its spots.

  Knowledge is power.

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