School: Calry (roll number 10473)

Location:
Colgagh, Co. Sligo
Teacher:
Róisín Mhig Ualghairg

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Proverbs

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0159, Page 240

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1 Its often a person cuts a rod to beat himself
2 There is no place like home.
3 Taught sense is better than bought sense
4. Listen to the sound of the river and you will get fish.
5 Live horse and you will get grass and if you don't live you won't want it
6 Half a loaf is better than no bread
7 You cant have your loaf and eat it
8. Be sure you are right then go ahead
9 Judge nothing by appearances alone.
10 Quiet perseverance gains the prize.
11 Walls have ears
1. Honest labour beareth a lovely face.
13 Never leave till to morrow what you can do to day
14 Empty vessels make the most sound

Collector
Kate Mitchell
Gender
female
Address
Calry, Co. Sligo
Language
English