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

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  1. Penny wise, ___ foolish.

  2. Don't count your chickens ___ they are hatched.

  3. What you don't know ___ hurt you.

  4. A stitch ___ time saves nine.

  5. Better die with honor than live ___ shame.

  6. Nothing ventured, ___ gained.

  7. A chain is no stronger than its weakest ___.

  8. It is no use crying ___ spilt milk.

  9. Never ___ your liquor.

  10. As you sow, so shall ___ reap.

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