Though he love not to buy the pig in the poke.
John Heywood (1497? - 1580)
Source: Proverbes. Part i. Chap. ix. 1546
Contributed by: Zaady
Three may keepe counsayle, if two be away.
Source: Proverbes. Part ii. Chap. v. 1546
Time trieth troth in every doubt.
To hold with the hare and run with the hound.
Source: Proverbes. Part i. Chap. x. 1546
The moone is made of a greene cheese.
Source: Proverbes. Part ii. Chap. vii. 1546
The neer to the church, the further from God.
She is nether fish nor flesh, nor good red herring.
She looketh as butter would not melt in her mouth.
Shee had seene far in a milstone.
Small pitchers have wyde eares.
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