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German Proverbs and Quotes

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German Proverbs and Quotes

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“All beginnings are hard.”

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“He who chases two rabbits at once will catch none.”

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“Starting is easy, persistence is an art.”

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“Adversity is the mother of wisdom.”

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“Gluttony kills more than the sword.”

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“Experience is the mother of wisdom.”

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“Give neither salt nor counsel till you are asked for it.”

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“Divide and rule.”

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“Among the blind, the one-eyed is king.”

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“You only see what you know.”

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“It is better to be alone than to be in bad company.”

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“Divide and rule.”

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Germany:

  • Country:                             Federal Republic of Germany
  • German:                             Bundesrepublik Deutschland
  • Capital:                               Berlin
  • Official languages:           German
  • Population                         82 million

Map of Germany:

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“I don’t have plans, I only have goals.” German Proverb

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