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proverb
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The Merchant of Venice
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  • The old proverb is very well parted between my master Shylock and you, sir: you have the grace of God, sir, and he hath enough.
  • Well, Jessica, go in; Perhaps I will return immediately: Do as I bid you, shut doors after you: ’Fast bind, fast find,’ A proverb never stale in thrifty mind.

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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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