School: Mount Talbot (roll number 14056)

Location:
Mount Talbot, Co. Roscommon
Teacher:
M. Ó Héimhthigh

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Proverbs

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0267, Page 209

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The proverbs I know are as follows:-
"He who throws dirt loses ground"
"A stitch in time saves nine"
"Save hay while the sun shines"
"A rolling stone gathers no moss"
"Better late than never"
"Facts are stubborn things"
"Fools rush in where angels fear to tread".
"Possession is nine points of the law"
"Procrastination is the thief of time"
"Set a beggar on horseback and he will ride to the devil".
"The longest way round is the shortest way home".
"Saying and doing are two things".
"Where there is a will there is a way"
"It is not when the storm is

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Collector
Máire Ní Éimhthigh
Gender
female
Address
Mount Talbot, Co. Roscommon
Informant
Mrs Heavey
Gender
female
Age
50
Address
Mount Talbot, Co. Roscommon
Language
English