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Paddle your own canoe.
Patience is a virtue.
The pen is mightier than the sword.
Penny wise, pound foolish.
A place for everything, and everything in its place.
Pleasant hours fly fast.
The pot called the kettle black.
Poverty is no sin.
Practice makes perfect.
Practise what you preach.
Prevention is better than cure.
The proof of the pudding is in the eating.
The purse of the patient protracts the disease.
Put the saddle on the right horse.
Rats desert a sinking ship.
Respect is greater from a distance.
A rich man's joke is always funny.
A rolling stone gathers no moss.
Rome was not built in a day.
The rotten apple injures its neighbors.
Saying is one thing and doing another.
Seeing is believing.
Set a thief to catch a thief.
Silence is golden.
Slow and steady wins the race.
Slow but sure wins the race.
A soft answer turneth away wrath.
Some are wise and some are otherwise.
Some people cannot see the forest, wood for the trees.
Spare the rod and spoil the child.
Speak the truth and shame the devil.
Speech is silver, silence is golden.
The spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak.
Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me.
A still tongue makes a wise head.
Still waters run deep.
A stitch in time saves nine.
The strength of the chain is in the weakest link.
Strike while the iron is hot.
Success has many friends.

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