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Given the MEANING, identify the PROVERB

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1.

This is said in jest when a person we have been talking about meets us.

  Talk of the devil and the devil appears.

  Time is a great healer.

  When one door shuts another opens.

  Waste not, want not.

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2.

People take advantage when the person in charge is absent.

  Variety is the spice of life.

  Water is a boon in the desert, but the drowning man curses it.

  When the cat is away the mice will play.

  Two heads are better than one.

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3.

Think of your own mistakes before blaming others.

  Variety is the spice of life.

  Time is a great healer.

  There is no rose without a thorn.

  Those who live in glass houses should not throw stones.

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4.

A good start to a task leads to its easy and successful completion.

  Walls have ears.

  There is no rose without a thorn.

  Two heads are better than one.

  Well begun is half done.

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5.

We cannot assume anything is ours until we actually get it.

  Every ass likes to hear himself bray.

  Waste not, want not.

  Walls have ears.

  There's many a slip between the cup and the lip.

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6.

Rumours are not baseless but have some truth in them.

  Talk of the devil and the devil appears.

  There is no smoke without fire.

  Where there's a will there's a way.

  What is sauce for the goose is sauce for the gander.

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7.

It is better to be unaware of something that will bring unhappiness.

  Where ignorance is bliss it is folly to be wise.

  What is sauce for the goose is sauce for the gander.

  When in Rome do as the Romans do.

  Uneasy lies the head that wears the crown.

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