Category:English proverbs

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  1. it took Nixon to go to China
  2. only Nixon could go to China
  3. sunlight is the best disinfectant
  4. cheats never prosper
  5. give them an inch and they'll take a mile
  6. a sprat to catch a mackerel
  7. necessity knows no law
  8. it takes a lot of living to make a house a home
  9. it takes a heap o' livin' to make a house a home
  10. it takes a heap of living to make a house a home
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  1. discretion is the better part of valour
  2. treat 'em mean to keep 'em keen
  3. truth will out
  4. there's always a bigger fish
  5. there are plenty more fish in the sea
  6. the grass is always greener on the other side
  7. you can't get a quart into a pint pot
  8. there's more than one way to skin a cat
  9. every dog has its day
  10. when the cat's away the mice will play

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English phrases popularly known as representations of common sense.

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