• A danger foreseen is half avoided.
    meaning that:

  • A hungry man is an angry man.
    used to say that:

  • Children and fools must not play with edged tools.
    means that:

  • Curiosity killed the cat.
    it states:

  • Grasp all, lose all.
    said for :

  • Don't cut off your nose to spite your face
    said for :

  • To set the wolf to keep the sheep.
    said when:

  • Too much water drowned the miller .
    means that:

  • Velvet paws hide sharp claws.
    is said for:

  • When angry, count a hundred.
    advices that:

  • Anger is the one thing made better by delay.
    declares that:

  • If a camel gets his nose in a tent, his body will follow.
    meaning that:

  • If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will avoid 100 days of sorrow.
    said to mean:

  • Cut off your nose to spite your face
    used :

  • Fire is a good servant but a bad master
    denotes that:

  • Don't halloo till you are out of the wood

  • A little pot is soon hot
    suggests that:

  • he who rides a tiger is afraid to dismount
    declares that :