Commonly-Used Proverbs - Randomly Chosen
Proverbs are well-known short sayings.

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  1. Trust is the mother ___ deceit.

  2. As soon as man is born ___ begins to die.

  3. The proof of the pudding ___ in the eating.

  4. Nothing is certain ___ death and taxes.

  5. After a storm comes ___ calm.

  6. You can't win ___ all.

  7. As you sow, so shall ___ reap.

  8. Those who live in glass houses should not ___ stones.

  9. Better the devil you know ___ the devil you don't know.

  10. April showers brings ___ flowers.

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