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proverb
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Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
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  • Ay, sir, but ’While the grass grows’—the proverb is something musty.

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  • She is a hard worker, an early riser, and fond of quoting the proverb, "The early bird gets the worm."
  • It takes a village to raise a child, goes the African proverb.

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