Category:English proverbs

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  1. Caesar's wife must be above suspicion
  2. never fight a land war in Asia
  3. a revolution is not a dinner party
  4. it is what it is
  5. measure twice, cut once
  6. a bird in the hand is worth two in the bush
  7. when you're up to your neck in alligators, it's hard to remember that your initial objective was to drain the swamp
  8. there are bad apples in every orchard
  9. needs must when the devil drives
  10. worse things happen at sea
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  1. never look a gift horse in the mouth
  2. discretion is the better part of valour
  3. treat 'em mean to keep 'em keen
  4. truth will out
  5. there's always a bigger fish
  6. there are plenty more fish in the sea
  7. barking dogs never bite
  8. what happens on the road stays on the road
  9. the heart wants what it wants
  10. when you're up to your neck in alligators, it's hard to remember that your initial objective was to drain the swamp

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English phrases popularly known as representations of common sense.

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