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English Proverbs : Proverb to Meaning V


Given the MEANING, identify the PROVERB

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1.

There is too little of what we want and too much of what we don't want.

  Walls have ears.

  Where there's a will there's a way.

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

  To err is human.

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2.

It is a desire that gives birth to a belief.

  Touch pitch and be defiled.

  The wish is father to the thought.

  Where ignorance is bliss it is folly to be wise.

  Beauty is but skin deep.

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3.

The memory of something pleasant provides everlasting pleasure.

  When the cat is away the mice will play.

  A watched pot never boils.

  Time and tide wait for no man.

  A thing of beauty is a joy forever.

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4.

If we are eagerly waiting for something, it seems to take forever to happen.

  Talk of the devil and the devil appears.

  Time is a great healer.

  A watched pot never boils.

  A thing of beauty is a joy forever.

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5.

Experiencing different things makes living interesting and prevents boredom.

  A fool and his money are soon parted.

  The wish is father to the thought.

  Variety is the spice of life.

  To err is human.

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6.

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

  A watched pot never boils.

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

  Well begun is half done.

  Time and tide wait for no man.

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7.

It is chaotic for too many people to do the same job at the same time.

  When in Rome do as the Romans do.

  Too many cooks spoil the broth.

  Wake not a sleeping lion.

  Every ass likes to hear himself bray.

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