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7 Proverbs about Velvet



1. Apes remain apes, though you cloth them in velvet.. German Proverb. Apes remain apes, though you cloth them in velvet.
German Proverb

2. Silk and velvet put out the kitchen fire.. German Proverb. Silk and velvet put out the kitchen fire.
German Proverb

3. A porcupine speaking to its baby says, A porcupine speaking to its baby says, "O my child of velvet."
Afghan Proverb

4. A throne is only a bench covered with velvet.. French Proverb. A throne is only a bench covered with velvet.
French Proverb

5. Choose your woman with a velvet glove, but control her with a fist of iron.. Czech Proverb. Choose your woman with a velvet glove, but control her with a fist of iron.
Czech Proverb

6. A good name is more valuable than a velvet garment.. Moroccan Proverb. A good name is more valuable than a velvet garment.
Moroccan Proverb

7. Silks and satins, scarlet and velvet, put out the kitchen fire.. American Proverb. Silks and satins, scarlet and velvet, put out the kitchen fire.
American Proverb

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