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29 Cards in this Set

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Dios los cría y ellos se juntan.
Birds of a feather flock together. (Those of similar taste congregate in groups)
En tierra de ciegos, el tuerto es rey.
In the land of the blind, the one-eyed man in king.
De tal palo, tal astilla
To be a chip off the old block (A person or thing that derives from the source or parentage)
No hay mal que por bien no venga.
Every cloud has a silver lining
A lo hecho, pecho
What can't be cured, must be endured
Hablando del ruin/rey de Roma,y a la puerta se asoma.
Speak of the devil
Contigo, pan y cebolla
You and I together, come what may; I'll go through thick and thin with you.
No es oro todo lo que reluce (brilla)
All is not gold that glitters
Mas ven cuatro ojos que dos
Two heads are better than one
Ojos que no ven, corazón que no siente
Out of sight, out of mind
La ociosidad es la madre de todos los vicios
An idle brain is the devil's workshop (One who has nothing to do will be tempted to do many mischievous acts)
A la ocasión la pintan calva.
Oppertunity only knocks once.
El muerto al pozo y el vino al gozo(negocio)
Let the dead burry the dead.
No hay que echar margaritas a los puercos.
You musn't cast your pearls before swine.
Cada loco con su tema.
Everyone does his own thing
El que a hierro mata a hierro muere
Live by the sword, die by the sword.
Es como llevar hierro a Vizcaya.
It's like carrying coals to Newcastle.
Genio y figura,hasta la sepultura.
You can't make a silk purse out of a sow's ear; The leapard can't change his spots.
Al buen entendedor,pocas palabras
A word to the wise is sufficient
Del dicho al hecho hay mucho trecho
It's easier said than done
Dicho y hecho
No sooner said than done
Tanto va el cantaro a la fuente que alguna vez se quiebra.
Don't press your luck
A caballo regalado no hay que mirarle el diente
Don't look a gift horse in the mouth
El buey suelto bien se lame.
The ox that's loose licks himself best; He travels fastest who travels alone
Para mentir y comer pescado, hay que tener mucho cuidado.
IN order to lie and eat fish, you have to be careful
El que no habla, Dios no lo oye
the squeeky wheel gets the grease
Es mejor comer frijoles en paz que comer ave con preocation.
to have a clean conscience (basically)
La lengua lenta y los ojos rapidos.
the tonge slow and the eyes quickly
El que canta sus males espanta
He who signs, wards off bad things