make a fire and blow the smoke

Aphorism #551.
“make a fire and blow the smoke”
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make a do and have a do
make a silk purse out of a sow’s ear
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money is the root of all evil

Aphorism #583.
“money is the root of all evil”
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money is the key that opens all doors
money makes the mare go
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no receiver, no thief

Aphorism #615.
“no receiver, no thief”
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no pain, no gain
no rose without a thorn
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one man makes a chair and another sits in it

Aphorism #647.
“one man makes a chair and another sits in it”
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one lie makes many times flies
one man may steal a horse while another may not look over a hedge
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prevention is better than cure

Aphorism #679.
“prevention is better than cure”
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praise no man till he is dead, call no man great before he is dead
pride comes before a fall
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snug as a bug in a rug

Aphorism #711.
“snug as a bug in a rug”
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small is the need of every greatness
so near and yet so far
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the best of friend must part

Aphorism #743.
“the best of friend must part”
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the best horse needs breaking and the aptest child needs teaching
the biter is sometime bit
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the more noble, the more humble

Aphorism #776.
“the more noble, the more humble”
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the more haste, the less speed
the more you have, the more you want
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there is no great loss without some gain

Aphorism #808.
“there is no great loss without some gain”
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there is no fool like an old fool
there is no grief which time does not listen and suffer
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two blacks don’t make a white

Aphorism #840.
“two blacks don’t make a white”
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truth will prevail
two dogs strive for a bone, the third runs away with it
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