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Proverbs containing the word Care

An ounce of discretion is worth a pound of wit

Don't try to be too funny at other people's expense. Your jokes make pain them or give offence.

Opportunity makes the thief

If you leave articles of value lying about, you are asking for them to be stolen. The temptation may be too great for a person who would not... Read more →

Care killed a cat

Care is the load on the mind. If it killed a cat, which has nine lives - or so 'tis said - it will kill you, who have only one life. So, don't... Read more →