French Proverb

French is a Romance language globally spoken by about 77 million people as a first language (mother tongue), by 190 million as a second language, and by about another 200 million people as an acquired foreign language, with significant speakers in 57 countries

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A crow is no whiter for being washed.Rate it:
A father is a banker provided by nature.Rate it:
A white wall is the fool's paper.Rate it:
Adversity is the touchstone of friendship.Rate it:
Anger is a bad counselor.Rate it:
Better the foot slip than the tongue.Rate it:
Everyone thinks his own burden heavy.Rate it:
Everything passes, everything breaks, everything wearies.Rate it:
Everything passes, everything wears out, everything breaks. (tout passe, tout lasse, tout casse)Rate it:
From word to deed is a great space.Rate it:
Greedy eaters dig their graves with their teeth.Rate it:
He is rich who owes nothing.Rate it:
He that does not ask will never get a bargain.Rate it:
He that seeks trouble never misses.Rate it:
He who survives will see the outcome.Rate it:
Honey is sweet but bees sting.Rate it:
If the young only knew; if the old only could.Rate it:
If youth but had the knowledge and old age the strength.Rate it:
Life is an onion and one peels it crying.Rate it:
Love is union with somebody, or something, outside oneself, under the condition of retaining the separateness and integrity of one's own self.Rate it:
Love makes the time pass. Time makes love pass.Rate it:
No one is so generous as he who has nothing to give.Rate it:
One meets his destiny often in the road he takes to avoid it.Rate it:
Pray, pray very much but beware of telling God what you want.Rate it:
Ready money works great cures.Rate it:
Set a thief to catch a thief.Rate it:
There is no flying without wings.Rate it:
There is no pillow so soft as a clear conscience.Rate it:
Those who do not do politics will be done in by politics.Rate it:
To understand all is to forgive all.Rate it:
Travellers from afar can lie with impunity.Rate it:
Wait until it is night before saying that is has been a fine day.Rate it:
We know the worth of a thing when we have lost it.Rate it:
We never know the worth of water till the well is dry.Rate it:
What was hard to endure is sweet to recall.Rate it:
When one has one's hand full of truth it is not always wise to open it.Rate it:
When we cannot get what we love, we must love what is within our reach.Rate it:
With enough 'ifs' we could put Paris in a bottle.Rate it:

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