Let the devil into church and he will climb into the pulpit.
We have rowed well, said the flea as the fishing boat arrives at its mooring.
Once you've cut the bread, you cannot put it together again.
On the hook of truth only small carp will bite; in the net of falsehood the big salmon are caught.
Never wrestle with a strong man nor bring a rich man to court.
Even the devil himself does not know where women sharpen their knives.
A strange glass is emptied in one draught; your own glass not even in ten.