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You are as old as you feel.

age youth Details
As the twig is bent so is the tree inclined learn teach Details
You should not shift an old tree age habit Details

A horse of 30 years won’t change its gait.

age change habit Details
As young as we are now we won't meet again. age chumminess time Details
Age before beauty. age beauty respect Details

It affects my stomach.

organ language stomach trouble Details

Not all people are sick, who cry loudly.

attention ill moan Details

A healthy mind in a healthy body.

body Health mind Details

Stay cool in your mind, keep your feet warm - then the best doctor becomes poor.

body medicine prevention Details
Common sense. ability to judge intellect Details

to have passed the peak

convalescence illness Details
Both the young and the old make promises they don’t keep. age promises reliability Details

Old habits die hard.

age behaviour habits Details

The young cock crows as he heard the old one.

As the old cock crows, the young cock learns.

age emulation independent thought Details
A good laugh and a long sleep are the best cures in the doctor's book medicine Health laughter Details

Time heals all wounds.

time healing wounds Details

What doesn't kill you, makes you stronger.

pain power endurance Details
If I fart, bless my heart! Health digestion well-being Details

Until you marry, it will all be well again.

marriage time comfort Details

The importance of youngness, known in elderliness.

age old elderliness Details

Carry the stone and earn the money when you are young; (eat the foods) and set the caldron when you are old.

money work youth Details

If elders were the bridge, do not cross and step on. 

elder elderliness respect Details

If youth knew; if age could.

elder elderliness Details
Advanced in years age experience Details

Health is better than wealth.

Health money wealth Details
Health comes first. Health Details
Bread is the staff of life. Health kilogram meal Details
We prefer to happen bad things to goods instead of health. life goods Details
Eat till sickness and fasting till healing. death Food Details

After dinner rest a while, after supper walk a mile.

experience Food Details
Eat breakfast like a king, lunch like a prince, and dinner like a pauper difference poverty Royalty Details
An apple a day keeps the doctor away. fruit Health Details
The eyes are the windows of the soul. honesty Sincerity Details

Single women are Gold, married women are silver, widows are copper and old women are tinplate.

marriage object Women Details

You can't teach an old dog new tricks

communication Details

Old chicken makes good soup.

The older the violin, the sweeter the music

Food Soup Details

Children cry for their right, but old people for their wrong.

Childhood experience Details

There's no fool like an old fool.

obstinacy Details

No pain, no gain.

No sweet without sweat.

application effort recognition Details

Business before pleasure.

pleasure responsibilities work Details
Puff is part of the trade. promotion work Details

Put something into cold storage.

Let the grass grow under the feet.

responsibilities discipline delay Details
Many cooks spoil the broth. cooperation result work organisation Details
When in Rome, do as the Romans do. adaptation culture foreign country Details
Do as you would be done by! behaviour respect Details

To put oneself in somebody's shoes

empathy understanding Details
Make yourself at home. hospitality Details
Smile is the shortest link between two human beings. communication kindness openness Details
He who pays the piper calls the tune. money self-determination employment Details
All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy. employment leisure fun Details
Those who can, do; Those who can’t, teach. profession stereotypes job Details
Beggars can’t be choosers. poverty emergency support Details
No money, no music. money leisure society Details
One can’t force a traveller to stay. travelling freedom separation Details
The thing that separates Austrians and Germans is the common language. Austria Germany language Details

To build a Turk

stereotypes Turks to pretend / to fake something Details
That’s Greek to me. stereotypes Greek Spanish foreignness Details

Being negro

stereotypes bankrupt dark skin Details
The cobbler should stick to his last. profession Shoes Details
One master in a house is enough. nest Owner Details
There's more than one way to skin a cat. dedication Specificity Details
This is really painstaking job. concentration Delicate perfection Details
The poor man is a stranger in his homeland. Indifference instability poverty Details

Or all children of God or all children of devil.

Or all Noors or all Christians.

discrimination integration Religion Details
Out of the frying pan into the fire. Risk uncertainty Details
Carriers are and the way we find. Field meeting Details
A wandering fox is better than a lazy lion. hardworking sedulity Details
One, who handles honey, licks his fingers. ethics post degree Details

You harvest what you plant, whether good or bad.

effort Details
One, who is lazy in August, will starve in the dead of winter. date time Details
One, who has no trace in the field, should be ashamed in the harvest time. effort Food Details

to work like a bee.

to work like a beaver.

hardworking work Details
The value of the departed country is found out in the immigrated country. homeland hometown motherland Details

To pass away

die migrate to die Details

The pin is on my head.

ability talent Details
Three immigrations are equal to a fire. immigrate migrate Details
Even another room is a foreign land. foreign country foreigness Details

The wiser head gives in.

education yielding Details

The first step is the hardest

beginning difficulty new direction Details

You can’t teach an old dog new tricks.

learn youth Details

He thinks he knows it all.

knowledge wisdom boastfulness Details

Even a blind hen sometimes finds a grain of corn.

luck lack of competence Details

Therefore test, who wants to bind himself forever.

binding testing eternity Details

Love is the only thing that grows when you spend it.

waste proliferation Details

Love is like a war. Easy to start, hard to end, and impossible to forget.

love beginning war end Details

Jealousy is a grievous passion, that jealously seeks what causes grief.

passion jealousy suffering Details

We do not learn for school, but for life.

learning school. life Details

I am at my wit's end.

limit mental resources Details

To know something inside out

knowledge skills Details

Practice makes perfect

Skill comes with practice

skills perfection practice improvement Details

Love is blind

love blindness Details

To be soppy on somebody

falling in love Details

Unlucky at cards, lucky in love.

Lucky at cards, unlucky in love.

love luck game Details

First love last love.

Old love does not rust.

An old flame never dies.

love time transience Details

The quarrel of lovers is the renewal of love

love renewal quarrel Details

What's learned in the cradle lasts till the grave

learning youth age Details

Bachelor in medicine mixes up wine with urine. 

practice learning doctor Details

Learn something new every day

learning Details

Experience is the mother/father of wisdom.

Experience is the mother of knowledge.

education experience science Details

The quarrel of lovers is the renewal of love

love renewal quarrel Details

There is a thin line between love and hate.

love hate Details

All's fair in love and war.

love war Details

A good wife makes a good husband.

Beziehung Mann Frau Details

It is never too late to learn.

learn Details

Although the iron is hard, fire softens it. 

education learn Details

It´s not a shame not to know; what is bad is not asking.

ignorance illiterate knowledge Details

If skills could be gained just by watching the dog would start a butcher's shop. 

learn learning Details

Love makes you cry, suffer makes you say.

love lover trouble Details

Love comes to an end and becomes a lie; then it bites and turns out to be a snake. 

ambition love passion Details

Marriage kills love.

lover marriage to love Details

Waste not, want not.

saving money Details

Money makes the world go round.

money world Pennies esteem thrift Details

Time is money.

time gold Details

Take care of the pennies and the pounds will look after themselves.

Pennies esteem thrift Details

What’s the price of the world.

world Price Details

Money can't buy happiness.

happiness gold buy Details

Blood is thicker than water.

Kinship Blood Family Closeness Details

The apple doesn't fall far from the tree.

tree Apple similarities Details

With the whole lot.

Child whole Details

Like father, like son.

Like carpenter, like chips.

similarities children father Details

There are plenty of other fish in the sea.

Disappointment consolation Details

Children and fools tell the truth.

children truth Details

Every man is the architect of his own fortune.

Life is what you make it.

happiness individual responsibility Details

Birds of a feather flock together.

common ground relationship Details

To say something in a roundabout way.

communication flower allusion Details

To have both feet on the ground

skills self-confidance Details

Money has no smell

money moral standards values Details

Easy come, easy go.

Lightly come, lightly go.

profit loss Details

Lend your money and lose your friend.

money friendship Details

Don't look a gift horse in the mouth.

gift quality Details

To live like a Lord/King.

luxury extravagance Details

If you buy cheaply, you pay dearly

cheap expensive Details

All that glitters is not gold

gold Details

Money begets money

money Details

It’s good fishing in troubled waters

money river fisher age illness crying Details

Life is no a bed of roses

age illness crying Details

What goes around, comes around

sowing winds storms storms owing winds Details

A man is known by the company he keeps

Walking being Walking being Details

Other times, other manners

customs times Details

A great talker is a great liar; too much money is illicit money. 

illicit money Details

Many a Little Makes a Mickle.

money save money saving Details

Debt is brave’s whip.

debt loan Details

You save money not by making more but by spending less.

saving Details

Cut your coat according to your cloth.

money spend Details

Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today.

timing Details

It is not the one who lives long that is knowledgeable, but the one who travels a lot.

He that travels far knows much.

travel reading Details

Some doesn’t find a bridge to cross; some doesn’t find water to drink.

life Details

If you lie down with dogs you will rise up with fleas.

resemble Details

Man is flood, woman is lake.

man men Women Details

Can't see the forest for the trees

Details

After a storm comes a calm.

Details

Time and straw make medlars ripe

Details

Scald not your lips in another man's pottage.

Details

What can't be cured must be endured

Details

Barking dogs seldom bite.

barking dogs harmlessness Details

A drop in the bucket / A drop in the ocean.

drop stone insignificant factor Details

Fortune favors fools.

fortune lack of effort success Details

Ill be a monkeys uncle.

surprise astonishment Details

He is up to his neck in it.

Ruin financial hardships Details

The early bird catches the worm.

time success Details

It takes more than a swallow to make a summer.

İndividual events generalization Details

As a bolt from the blue

weather surprise Details

Hush-hush-operation

hidden action secret action Details

To drive somebody up the wall

Provocation feelings Details

A face as long as a fiddle

mime mood face Details

Still waters run deep.

water emotions Details

To bark up the wrong tree

Fallacy thinking Details

A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.

Risk benefit certainty Details

A dog dont eat dog.

unity dog Details

Its raining cats and dogs.

weather rain Details

He who cuts downs a shoot, cuts down someones head.

nature Details

Forests can be protected by love not forest ranger

forest protect Details

Tomorrows nature is constructed from now on.

nature Details

We are in need of trees from cradle to the grave

nature tree Details

A village with trees does not get flooded.

tree flood Details

A treeless plain is like a bride without veil.

tree Details

Forest is a bridle of rain.

orman ağaç doğa yağmur Details