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Proverbs containing the word Confess

It is a foolish sheep that makes the wolf his confessor

Never confide in anyone unless you are sure that he will respect your confidence and will not turn to his own advantage what you have said to... Read more →

He who denies all confesses all

If a person has something he wishes to conceal he can be so persistent in his expressions of innocence that his hearers become convinced that he... Read more →

A fault confessed is half redressed

If you have done something wrong and you admit it, you have gone a long way towards putting things right again.