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Proverbs containing the word Grind

The mills of God grind slowly

This is a warning of divine retribution, which may take time but will overtake us in the end. There are various of it, perhaps the best known... Read more →

A mill cannot grind with the water that is past

This has two meanings: (a) The mill can be turned only by the water that is passing through it now. The water that turned it yesterday cannot... Read more →