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  • The laborer is worthy of his hire.
  • Least said, soonest mended.
  • Let not the sun go down on your wrath.
  • Let not thy left hand know what thy right hand doeth.
  • Let not your wits go wool-gathering.
  • Let the buyer beware.
  • Let the cobbler stick to his last.
  • Let the world wag.
  • Liars should have good memories.
  • Life is not all beer and skittles.
  • Life is short and time is swift.
  • Light not a candle to the sun.
  • Like master, like man.
  • Like will to like.
  • Listeners hear no good of themselves.
  • Little and often fills the purse.
  • Little pitchers have long ears.
  • Little things please little minds.
  • The longest way round is the nearest way home.
  • Lookers-on see most of the game.
  • Love laughs at locksmiths.
  • Love me little, love me long.
  • Love me, love my dog.
  • The love of money is the root of all evil.
  • Love your neighbor, yet pull not down your fence.
  • Make the best of a bad bargain.
  • Make yourself all honey and the flies will devour you.
  • A man can only die once.
  • A man is as old as he feels, and a woman as old as she looks.
  • A man of words and not of deeds is like a garden full of weeds.
  • A man without a smiling face must not open a shop.
  • Manners make the man.
  • Many a little makes a mickle.
  • Many kiss the hand they wish to cut off.
  • Many would be cowards if they had courage enough.
  • May God defend me from my friends; I can defend myself from my enemies.
  • Men are blind in their own cause.
  • Men strain at gnats and swallow camels.
  • A mill cannot grind with the water that is past.
  • The mills of God grind slowly.
  • Misfortunes never come singly.
  • A miss is as good as a mile.
  • Moderation in all things.
  • Money burns a hole in the pocket.
  • More know Tom Fool than Tom Fool knows.
  • Muck and money go together.
  • Murder will out.

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