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Proverbs containing the word See

What the eye doesn’t see the heart doesn’t grieve over

We are not worried by things that go on without our knowledge. For example, if the chef in a restaurant makes a practice of spitting in the... Read more →

Some people cannot see the wood for the trees

When we stand in the middle of a wood, we can see only the trees immediately around us, but we know that the wood is there, for if there were no... Read more →

None so blind as those who won’t see

It is no use trying to get a person to see what he does not wish to see, or to understand what he chooses not to understand, or to attract his... Read more →

Lookers-on see most of the game

Those watching the game get a better impression of what is going on than those taking part in it. They have a wider view than have the... Read more →

He who saw what he likes shall hear what he does not like

A man who claims that he always speaks his mind does not expect others to do the same, and is annoyed when they give him a dose of his own... Read more →

He who peeps through a hole may see what will vex him

It doesn't do it to be too curious or inquisitive.

A dwarf on a giant’s shoulders sees the farther of the two

But this is only because of the height of the giant is added to his own. In the same way, if a man of little experience can add to it the... Read more →