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Unworthy offspring brag the most about their worthy descendants.
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#Danish Proverbs #Ancestry

Gifts should be handed, not thrown
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#Gifts

Relatives are the worst friends, said the fox as the dogs took after him
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#Dogs

God gives all birds their food but does not drop it into their nests
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#Birds

The greater the fear the nearer the danger
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#Danger

The best advice is found on the pillow
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#Advice

Faint hearts never win fair ladies.
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#Heart #Danish Proverbs

Better suffer for the truth than proper in a falsehood.
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#Truth #Danish Proverbs #Falsehood

No man limps because another is hurt
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#Hurt

The sky is not less blue because the blind man does not see it.
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#Facts #Danish Proverbs

No one is rich enough to do without a neighbor
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#Neighbors

Rust consumes iron and envy consumes itself.
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#Envy #Danish Proverbs

Eggs and oaths are easily broken.
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#Danish Proverbs #Promises

No man is so tall that he never need stretch and none to small that he never need stoop.
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#Man