Sprichworte aus England
_ A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.
_ A cobbler should stick to his last.
_ A danger foreseen is a danger avoided.
_ A dog does not eat a dog.
_ A friend in need is a friend indeed.
_ A golden key can open any door.
_ A lie has no legs.
_ A lie will go round the world while truth is pulling its boots on.
_ A miss is as good as a mile.
_ A penny saved is a penny earned.
_ A Roland for an Oliver.
_ A rolling stone gathers no moss.
_ A shoe too large trips one up.
_ A stitch in time saves nine.
_ Absence makes the heart grow fonder.
_ Actions speak louder than words.
_ After the gathering comes the scattering.
_ All mouth and no trousers.
_ All roads lead to Rome.
_ All's fair in love and war.
_ All's well that ends well.
_ All that glitters is not gold.
_ All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy.
_ An apple a day keeps the doctor away.
_ An eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth.
_ An idle brain is the devil's workshop.
_ Any Tom, Dick or Harry.
_ As broad as it is long.
_ As you make your bed so you must lie on it.
_ Bad weeds grow tall.
_ Barking dogs seldom bite.
_ Barking up the wrong tree.
_ Beating around the bush.
_ Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.
_ Before you can say knife.
_ Beggars can't be choosers.
_ Better late than never.
_ Better safe than sorry.
_ Better the devil you know than the devil you don't.
_ Beware of the doctor, whose wife sells cemetery plots, whose brother owns a granite quarry, and whose father deals in shovels.
_ Birds of a feather flock together.
_ Blood is thicker than water.
_ Business before pleasure.
_ Carry coal to Newcastle.
_ Charity begins at home.
_ Children and fools tell the truth.
_ Clothes make the man.
_ Curiosity killed the cat.
_ Dirty water will quench fire.
_ Dog eat dog.
_ Dog don’t eat dog.
_ Don’t count the chickens before they are hatched.
_ Don’t cross your bridges until you come to them.
_ Don’t judge a book by its cover.
_ Don’t look a gift horse in the mouth.
_ Don’t put all your eggs in one basket.
_ Don’t cry over spilt milk.
_ Don’t make a mountain out of a mole hill.
_ Don’t paint the devil on the wall.
_ Don't hate the player, hate the game!
_ Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise.
_ Easier said than done.
_ Easy come, easy go.
_ Every cloud has a silver lining.
_ Every dog has its day.
_ Every Jack will find his Jill.
_ Every man is the architect of his own fortune.
_ Far from eye far from heart.
_ Fine feathers make fine birds.
_ First come, first served.
_ First things first.
_ Forewarned is forearmed.
_ For the world, you are somebody, but for somebody you are the world.
_ Free things always hurt.
_ Give a dog a bad name and hang him.
_ Give him an inch and he will take a yard.
_ Good appetite is the best sauce.
_ Good night, sleep tight, don't let the bedbugs bite.
_ Great minds think alike.
_ Harm set, harm get.
_ Haste makes waste.
_ Hawks will not pick out hawks' eyes.
_ He is a chip off the old block.
_ He was born with a silver spoon in his mouth.
_ He who has the gold, makes the rules.
_ He who laughs last laughs longest.
_ He who pays the piper calls the tune.
_ Health is better than wealth.
_ Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned.
_ Hell if I know.
_ His word is as good as his bond.
_ Hoist the Jolly Roger!
_ Honesty is the best policy.
_ Human blood is all one colour.
_ Hunger is the best sauce.
_ I'm all ears.
_ In for a penny, in for a pound.
_ I like to be a fly on the wall.
_ It never rains but it pours.
_ It only happens once in a blue moon.
_ It takes two to tango.
_ It's not over until the fat lady sings.
_ It's nothing to write home about.
_ It's raining cats and dogs.
_ It's not the size of the boat, it's the motion in the ocean.
_ It's the last straw that breaks the camel's back.
_ If you run after two hares, you will catch neither.
_ Keep your breath to cool your porridge.
_ Kill two birds with one stone.
_ Laughter is the best medicine.
_ Let sleeping dogs lie.
_ Let's call it a day.
_ Little by little one goes far.
_ Long story short.
_ Lucky at cards, unlucky in love.
_ Like a bolt from the blue.
_ Like father, like son.
_ Look before you leap.
_ Love is blind.
_ Many hands make light work.
_ Make hay while the sun shines.
_ Make yourself at home.
_ Man proposes, God disposes.
_ Many cooks spoil the broth.
_ Marry in haste, repent at leisure.
_ Money isn't everything.
_ Must you always get into a huff?
_ My heart is in my boots.
_ My home is my castle.
_ Monkey see monkey do.
_ Necessity begets ingenuity.
_ Necessity is the mother of invention.
_ Necessity knows no law.
_ Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today.
_ Never say never.
_ Never say die.
_ Never touch a running system.
_ New broom sweeps clean.
_ Nice and easy, does it all the time.
_ Not my cup of tea.
_ No news is good news.
_ No pain, no gain.
_ Nothing is older than Yesterday.
_ Nothing lasts forever.
_ Nothing succeeds like success.
_ Nothing ventured, nothing gained.
_ Not to see the wood for the trees.
_ Once a liar, always a liar.
_ Once bitten twice shy.
_ One beetle recognizes another.
_ One good turn deserves another.
_ One man's meat is another man's poison.
_ Opposites attract.
_ Out of sight, out of mind.
_ Out of the frying pan and into the fire.
_ People in glass houses should not throw stones.
_ Practice makes perfect.
_ Prevention is better than cure.
_ Pride goes before a fall.
_ Robert's your uncle, Fanny's your aunt.
_ Rome wasn't built in a day.
_ Say what you mean and mean what you say.
_ Say, what you mean, and you get, what you want.
_ Snug as a bug in a rug.
_ Stick your head into the sands.
_ Strike while the iron is hot.
_ Strictly for the birds.
_ Talk of the devil.
_ That ship has sailed.
_ That's the way the cookie crumbles.
_ The best is yet to come.
_ The devil takes the hindmost.
_ The dogs have not eaten up the end of the day.
_ The early bird catches the worm.
_ The early riser gets through his business but not through early rising.
_ The end justifies the means.
_ The eyes of love are blind.
_ The grass is always greener on the other side of the fence.
_ The jury is still out.
_ The laugh is always on the loser.
_ The lie often goes further than the truth.
_ The path to hell is paved with good resolutions.
_ The person who doesn't scatter the morning dew will not comb grey hairs.
_ The person with least knowledge talks most.
_ The pitcher goes often to the well and gets broken at last.
_ The pot calling the kettle black.
_ The proof of the pudding is in the eating.
_ The quill is mightier than the sword.
_ The slow horse reaches the mill.
_ The spirit is willing but the flesh is weak.
_ The straw that breaks the camel's back.
_ The wish was father to the thought.
_ There's life in the old dog yet.
_ There's many a slip 'twixt cup and lip.
_ There's no accounting for taste.
_ There's no fool like an old fool.
_ There’s no use crying over spilt milk.
_ There’s no place like home.
_ They sow the wind and reap the whirlwind.
_ Thick as a brick.
_ Third time is a charm.
_ Time is a great healer.
_ Time will tell.
_ Tit for tat.
_ To be as hungry as a horse.
_ To be at a loss.
_ To be caught between a rock and a hard place.
_ To carry coals to Newcastle.
_ To each saint his candle.
_ To eat humble pie.
_ To get one's ducks in a row.
_ To give quickly is to give double.
_ To go from rags to riches.
_ Too many cooks spoil the broth.
_ To put one's foot in one's mouth.
_ To put the cart before the horse.
_ To ride shotgun.
_ To set the fox to keep the geese.
_ Two fries short of a happy meal
_ Twice the pride, double the fall.
_ Up the creek without a paddle.
_ Use your head to save your feet.
_ Variety is the spice of life.
_ Waste not, want not.
_ What doesn't kill you, makes you stronger.
_ What goes around, comes around.
_ What the eye doesn't see, the heart doesn't grieve over.
_ What you deserve is what you get.
_ When in Rome, do as the Romans do.
_ When the cat’s away, the mice will play.
_ Where's a will, there's a way.
_ Who fights can lose, who doesn't fight has already lost.
_ You can't examine the teeth of a gift horse.
_ You can't get blood from a stone.
_ You can't have your cake and eat it.
_ You can't make a silk purse out of sow's ear.
_ You can't make an omelet without breaking eggs.
_ You can't teach an old dog new tricks.
_ You can wait till the cows come home.
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