European Sayings, Proverbs and Idiomatic Expressions
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"Viele Köche verderben den Brei."
Many cooks ruin / spoil the mash / meal.
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"Vilku barā kā vilkam jākauc!"
When in the band of wolves, cry as wolves do!
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"Vill man vara fin, får man lida pin "
The one who wants to be beautiful has to suffer
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"Von Hundersten in's Tausendste kommen"
To come from the hundredth (thing) to the thousandth (thing)
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"Vous etes la cinquieme rou de la voiture"
You're the fifth wheel of the car
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"Weggegangen, Platz vergangen"
Gone away, seat/place bygone
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"Wenn zwei sich streiten, freut sich der Dritte."
When two people are disputing, a third person is enjoying it.
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"Wer anderen eine Grube gräbt, fällt selbst hinein."
Someone who digs a hole for somebody else, will fall in it himself.
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"Wer nicht hören will, muss fühlen."
The one who doesn't want to listen, will have to feel.
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"Wer rastet, der rostet."
He who rests, will be rusting.
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