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raison de plusAll the more reason.added by anonymous
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raconter de fil en aiguilleTo tell the whole matter from the beginning.added by anonymous
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rabelais jeta le froc aux ortiesRabelais was an unfrocked priest.added by anonymous
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rabattre le caquet à quelqu’un (pop.)To take a person down a peg; To stop his jaw; To cut his cackle.added by anonymous
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qu’y a-t-il pour votre service?What can I do for you?added by anonymous
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qu’importe?No matter! It is of no consequence.added by anonymous
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qu’il vienne, il trouvera à qui parlerLet him come, he will find his match.added by anonymous
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qu’il n’en soit plus questionDo not bother me about it any more; Let bygones be bygones. added by anonymous
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qu’il ne vous en déplaiseWith your permission; By your leave; If you’ll allow me; An it please you.added by anonymous
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qu’est-ce qui vous prend?What is the matter with you?added by anonymous
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qu’est-ce que cela me fait?What is that to me?added by anonymous
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qu’avez vous? j’ai que je m’ennuieWhat is the matter with you? The matter is that I am bored to death.added by anonymous
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qu’à cela ne tienneDo not let that be any objection; Never mind that.added by anonymous
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qui vivra verraHe who lives longest will see most; Time will show (tell).added by anonymous
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qui veut voyager loin ménage sa montureWho wishes to go far spares his horse; He who wishes to live long avoids excess.added by anonymous
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qui veut noyer son chien l’accuse de la rageGive your dog a bad name and hang him.added by anonymous
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qui veut la fin veut les moyensWhere there is a will there is a way; If you want the end you must not stick at the means.added by anonymous
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qui va à la chasse perd sa placeIf you leave your place, you lose it.added by anonymous
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qui trop se hâte reste en cheminThe more haste, the less speed; Slow and sure wins the race. added by anonymous
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qui trop embrasse mal étreintGrasp all, lose all.added by anonymous
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qui terre a, guerre aMuch coin, much care; Much land, many lawsuits.added by anonymous
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qui s’y frotte s’y piqueWhoever meddles with it, will smart for it.added by anonymous
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qui s’excuse, s’accuseIf you try to excuse yourself you practically acknowledge that you have done wrong; A guilty conscience needs no accuser.added by anonymous
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qui s’excuse s’accuseA guilty conscience needs no accuser.added by anonymous
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qui s’agite s’enrichitIf you wish to get rich, you must work (hustle); No pains, no gains.added by anonymous
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qui sert à l’autel doit vivre de l’autelEvery man must live by his profession.added by anonymous
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qui se sent morveux se mouche (pop.)If the cap fits, wear it. added by anonymous
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qui se sent galeux, se gratte (fam.)If the cap fits, wear it. added by anonymous
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qui se ressemble, s’assembleBirds of a feather flock together; Like will to like.added by anonymous
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qui se loue s’emboueSelf-praise is no recommendation.added by anonymous
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qui se fait brebis, le loup le mangeHe who is too confiding is imposed upon; Daub yourself with honey and you’ll be covered with flies.added by anonymous
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qui se fait bête, le loup le mangeIf one is too confiding, one is imposed upon. added by anonymous
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qui rien ne sait, de rien ne douteWho knows nothing, doubts nothing; Ignorance is bliss.added by anonymous
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qui refuse muse“He who will not when he may, When he will he shall have nay.”added by anonymous
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qui prête à l’ami perd au double“For loan oft loses both itself and friend.”added by anonymous
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qui porte épée porte paixOne sword keeps another in its scabbard; Si vis pacem, para bellum.added by anonymous
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qui plus sait plus se taitA still tongue shows a wise head.added by anonymous
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qui perd pècheHe who loses sins; Nothing succeeds like success.added by anonymous
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qui paye ses dettes s’enrichitDebt is the worst kind of poverty.added by anonymous
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qui n’entend qu’une cloche n’entend qu’un sonOne should hear both sides of a question.added by anonymous
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qui n’a pas argent en bourse, ait miel en boucheHe who has not silver in his purse should have honey on his tongue.added by anonymous
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qui ne sait pas être fou n’est pas sageHe is not wise who does not sometimes make merry; It takes a wise man to make a fool.added by anonymous
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qui ne risque rien n’a rienNothing venture, nothing win.added by anonymous
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qui ne doit rien n’a rien à craindreOut of debt, out of danger.added by anonymous
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qui ne dit mot consentSilence gives consent.added by anonymous
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qui ne demande rien n’a rienLose nothing for want of asking; If you do not ask, you will not get.added by anonymous
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qui m’aime me suivePeril proves who dearly loves.added by anonymous
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qui jeune n’apprend, rien ne sauraAn old dog will learn no tricks. added by anonymous
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qui fait la faute la boitAs you have brewed, so you must drink; As you have sown, so you must reap; As you make your bed, so you must lie on it.added by anonymous
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qui est bien qu’il s’y tienneRest content where thou art; Better dry bread at home than roast meat abroad.added by anonymous
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