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Proverbs containing the word Butter

Don’t quarrel with your bread and butter

To quarrel with your bread and butter is the give up your job without sufficient reason, which is foolish. 'Our new manager's perfect pig!' said... Read more →

Fine words butter no parsnips

This is another way of saying that Actions speak louder than words. High-flown declarations and airy promises are useless substitutes for... Read more →