Full versions of well-known proverbs and sayings

Some of the proverbs and sayings that are known to us for many years, the original was not quite like that. Or it becomes not quite so with the times.


Hunger is not an aunt, Patty did not podneset.

A stitch, and sharp as an ax.

Guba is not a fool, not the language of the blade, knows where sweet, knows where sweet.

Two of a kind, both left-handed.

For two hares chase - no boar did not catch.

Let bygones - that bygones and forget who - to two.

Down and Out trouble started - there is a hole, and will tear.

Grandma wondered, half said either rain, or snow, or will be, or not.

Poverty - not a vice but a great misfortune.

In a healthy body, healthy mind - a rare stroke of luck.

Carries both drowned Saturday - bath sink is not necessary.

Raven crow does not eat dog, but also eat dog, but do not pull out.

It was smooth on paper, but they forgot about the ravines, and for them to go.

Fool least count teshi, he puts his two.

The maiden shame - to the threshold crossed and forgotten.

The road spoon for dinner, and there is even a shop.

For broken two unbeaten give, but not hurt, then take.

Hare foot wear, wolf teeth feed, fox tail saves.

And the case time and fun time.

Komar horse flocks until the bear is not podsobit.

Hen pecks grain by grain, and the whole court in a litter.

Young curse - amuse, and the old curse - rage.

The opponent did not open his mouth loaf, get up early so your picks.

In angry carry water, and they do a good ride.

Not all cat carnival, will post.

Do not grieve the woodpecker that can not sing, and so its entire forest hears.

Neither fish nor fowl, no coat or robe.

A new broom sweeps in a new way, but as a break - lying under a bench.

One is a warrior, and a traveler.

From the work horses die, and people - are growing stronger.

Double-edged sword, there and here beats.

Repetition - the mother of learning, consolation of fools.

Drunken reckless and pool - on the ears.

Dust pillar smoke yoke, and not hut fuels not metena.

Work - not a wolf in the forest will not escape because her damned, and it is necessary to do.

Grow big, so do not be a noodle tyanis miles, so do not be easy.

One hand washes, but both itching.

Birds of a feather flock together, because side and bypasses.

Get along with bees - Medco get one, you bind with a beetle - find yourself in the manure.

The dog in the manger lies, she does not eat and does not cattle.

The dog ate the tail choked.

The old horse furrow not spoil, and deeply vspashet.

Slow and steady wins - on going from the place where you go.

Fear has big eyes, but see nothing.

Uma Chamber, but the key is lost.

The bread on the table - a table and seat and a piece of bread or - and the table board.

Marvels - a lot of holes, and there is no place to jump.

Hush-hush, but a bundle something here.

My tongue - my enemy, before the mind picks, looking for trouble.

Fools law was not written, if you write - do not read, if you read - it is not understood if understood - something is wrong.

Old age is not a joy, sit - do not get up, you will run - do not stop.


See also

New and interesting

New and interesting