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English Proverbs : Proverb to Meaning IV


Given the PROVERB, identify the MEANING

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1.

Nothing succeeds like success.

  A person who knows the tricks of the trade is best equipped to do the job.

  Savings in small amounts will eventually lead to a large total.

  A single piece of evidence is not enough to prove anything.

  Once prosperity is achieved, then it helps achieve more.

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2.

Poverty is no sin.

  A quiet person can have much knowledge or ability, and should not be underestimated.

  The written word has more power to cause change than physical force.

  It is not a crime to be poor.

  One is unlikely to achieve anything without trouble.

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3.

Practice makes perfect.

  Great tasks take time, hard work and perseverance.

  One can gain proficiency only by repeatedly doing a thing.

  Just a single bad person can have a negative influence on all others.

  Mind your own business and be self-reliant.

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4.

One must draw the line somewhere.

  Along with brilliance goes a lot of hard work.

  Whatever our age and however much we know, we can still increase our knowledge.

  Always be hopeful in life, and do not give up.

  There is a definite limit beyond which one decides not to go.

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5.

A rolling stone gathers no moss.

  If there is no information then one can assume all is fine.

  A person who does not settle in one place or frequently changes jobs will not be successful.

  It is not a crime to be poor.

  Mind your own business and be self-reliant.

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6.

Paddle your own canoe.

  There is a definite limit beyond which one decides not to go.

  Mind your own business and be self-reliant.

  A quiet person can have much knowledge or ability, and should not be underestimated.

  One is unlikely to achieve anything without trouble.

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7.

One swallow does not make a summer.

  Along with brilliance goes a lot of hard work.

  A single piece of evidence is not enough to prove anything.

  One must behave in the same way as one advises others to behave.

  Early corrective action may prevent more trouble later.

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