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Proverbs containing the word Rod

Spare the rod and spoil the child

It does not improve a child's character if he is not punished when he has done wrong. The source is Proverbs, xiii, 24. 'He that spareth his... Read more →

Don’t make a rod for your own back

Don't make a stick with which you yourself may be beaten. In other words, don't  do anything that may get you into trouble later on. 'When I... Read more →