Proverbs and expressions

This page contains both proverbs and sayings. In the Dutch Wikipedia they have been separated. It is sometimes difficult to provide an exact translation from Dutch.That's why Wikiquote uses literal translation, Meaning and Englishequivalent:

  • Een appeltje voor de dorst
    • Literal Translation: "A little apple for the thirst."
    • Meaning: "Something you save for a time when you really need it."
    • English equivalent: "Save (something) for a rainy day."

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