School: Rosenallis (roll number 5442)

Location:
Rosenallis, Co. Laois
Teacher:
Mrs L. Dagg

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Proverbs

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0823, Page 382

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"One beetle knows another"
"One penny gets another"
"A new brush sweeps clean"
"A full purse makes a light heart"
"If the cap suits you,wear it"
"An empty sack doesn't stand"
"Man proposes,but God disposes"
"It is often a persons mouth broke his nose"
"The truth never choked a man"
"It is difficult to cut wool off a goat"
"A good beginning is half the work"
"A windy day is not a day for thatching"
"On the pigs back"
"Two heads are better than one"
"Cows across the sea have long horns"
"You are a chip off the old block"
"God is nearer than the door"
"A good laugh and a long sleep are the two best cures in the doctor's book"
"Every one has his own story"
"He is a good hurler who sits on the fence"
"Marry a mountain woman and you marry

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Collector
John Egan
Gender
male
Address
Corbally, Co. Laois
Language
English