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English Proverbs : Proverb to Meaning IV


Given the MEANING, identify the PROVERB

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1.

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

  One is never too old to learn.

  There are as good fish in the sea as ever came out of it.

  Ninety per cent of inspiration is perspiration.

  No news is good news.

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2.

At times, there is more value to holding one's tongue than using it.

  The tailor makes the man.

  Rome was not built in a day.

  One is never too old to learn.

  Speech is silver, silence is golden.

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3.

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

  The proof of the pudding is in the eating.

  Take care of the pennies and the pounds will take care of themselves.

  Paddle your own canoe.

  The pen is mightier than the sword.

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4.

A person will be held in more esteem if he keeps aloof from others.

  Ninety per cent of inspiration is perspiration.

  Respect is greater from a distance.

  One man's meat is another man's poison.

  Practice makes perfect.

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5.

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

  Never say die.

  One good turn deserves another.

  Practise what you preach.

  Ninety per cent of inspiration is perspiration.

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6.

Choose the most opportune time to act.

  The tailor makes the man.

  Strike while the iron is hot.

  The pen is mightier than the sword.

  The proof of the pudding is in the eating.

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7.

One can gain proficiency only by repeatedly doing a thing.

  Take care of the pennies and the pounds will take care of themselves.

  Still waters run deep.

  Paddle your own canoe.

  Practice makes perfect.

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