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What are Proverbs and Where do the come from?
Proverbs and old sayings reveal many aspects about the cultural traditions of a society. Proverbs originated from indigenous humble folk who handed down these wise old sayings over the centuries, generation to generation. Many proverbs serve as advisory tales and wise counsel .
A wise man hears one word and understands two. -- Yiddish Proverb
Small children disturb your sleep, big children your life.-- Yiddish Proverb
The woods would be very silent if no birds sang except the best.
-- Yiddish Proverb
A man walks, God places the feet.. -- Yiddish
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