Falling with the door into the house.
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All women are good Lutherans -- they would rather preach than hear mass.
There's no making a donkey drink against his will.
Fair money can cover much that's foul.
He who hurts his nose, hurts his face.
Bird never flew so high but it had to come to the ground for food.
More flies are caught with a spoonful of syrup than with a barrel full of vinegar.
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If you would make a thief honest, trust him.