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CAESAR
   Caesar's wife must be above suspicion. ⇒ 教訓121

CAKE
   You cannot have your cake and eat it. ⇒ 教訓 85

CALF
   Many a good cow has an evil calf. ⇒ 教訓241

CALM
   After a calm comes a storm. ⇒ 教訓2・ ⇒ 教訓 63
   After a storm comes a calm. ⇒ 教訓2・ ⇒ 教訓 58
   In a calm sea every man is a pilot. ⇒ 教訓142
   Vows made in storms are forgotten in calms. ⇒ 教訓 53

CAMEL
   It is as hard as for a camel to pass through a needle's eye. [Matthew, Mark] ⇒ 教訓 32
   It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle, than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God. [Matthew, Mark] ⇒ 教訓 32・ ⇒ 教訓152
   It is the last straw that breaks the camel's back. ⇒ 教訓 34・ ⇒ 教訓 71
   The last straw breaks the camel's back. ⇒ 教訓 34・ ⇒ 教訓 71

CANDLE
   When the candles are out, all women are fair. ⇒ 教訓 19
   You cannot burn the candle at both ends. ⇒ 教訓 85

CANOE
   Paddle your own canoe. ⇒ 教訓249

CARE
   A friend who shares is a friend who cares. ⇒ 教訓140
   Care killed a cat. ⇒ 教訓259
   Take care of the pence and the pounds will take care of themselves.⇒ 教訓 30

CARPENTER

   A carpenter is known by his chips. ⇒ 教訓 41 TRUE
   A bad carpenter quarrels with his tools. ⇒ 教訓 82 TRUE
   The best carpenter makes the fewest chips. ⇒ 教訓 41 TRUE
CART
   Don't put the cart before the horse. ⇒ 教訓 67
   The worst wheel of the cart creaks most. ⇒ 教訓212

CASTLE
   A man's house is his castle. ⇒ 教訓 9
   An Englishman's house is his castle. ⇒ 教訓 9

CASTLE
   A man's house is his castle. ⇒ 教訓 9
   An Englishman's house is his castle. ⇒ 教訓 9

CAT
   A cat has nine lives. ⇒ 教訓 52
   A cat in gloves catches no mice. ⇒ 教訓 96
   A cat may look at a king.[Mother Goose] ⇒ 教訓 55
   Don't make yourself a mouse, or the cat will eat you. ⇒ 教訓234
   There are more ways of killing a cat than by choking it with cream. ⇒ 教訓 79
   When the cat is away, the mice will play. ⇒ 教訓141

CATCH
   A cat in gloves catches no mice. ⇒ 教訓 96
   A drowning man will catch at a straw. ⇒ 教訓127・ ⇒ 教訓154
   An early bird catches the worm. ⇒ 教訓115
   Catch as catch can. ⇒ 教訓154
   Eagles catch no flies. ⇒ 教訓 36
   Eagles don't catch flies. ⇒ 教訓 36
   First catch your hare. ⇒ 教訓 65
   Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; show him how to catch fish and you feed him for a lifetime. ⇒ 教訓172
   He that hunts two hares at once will catch neither. ⇒ 教訓 84 ⇒ 教訓 84
   He that mischief hatches mischief catches. ⇒ 教訓222
   Honey catches more flies than vinegar. ⇒ 教訓 99
   If the sky falls, we shall catch larks. ⇒ 教訓105
   If you run after two hares you will catch neither. ⇒ 教訓 84
   Keep no more cats than will catch mice. ⇒ 教訓157
   One beats the bush, and another catches the birds. ⇒ 教訓 2
   Set a thief to catch a thief. ⇒ 教訓166
   The fish will soon be caught that nibbles at every bait. ⇒ 教訓121
   The foremost dog catches the hare. ⇒ 教訓115
   Throw out a sprat to catch a mackerel. ⇒ 教訓 31
   When the sky (or heaven) falls, We shall have (or catch) larks. ⇒ 教訓105
   You can catch more flies with honey than with vinegar. ⇒ 教訓 99
   You cannot catch old birds with chaff. ⇒ 教訓177
   You must lose a fly to catch a trout. ⇒ 教訓 31

CAUSE
   Men are blind in their own cause. ⇒ 教訓 95
   No one should be judge in his own cause. ⇒ 教訓 8
   Will is the cause of woe. ⇒ 教訓 94

CHAFF
   There is no wheat without chaff. ⇒ 教訓 24
   You cannot catch old birds with chaff. ⇒ 教訓177

CHAIN
   The (or A) chain is no stronger than its weakest link. ⇒ 教訓 40
   The strength of the chain is in the weakest link. ⇒ 教訓 40

CHANCE
   It is too late to grieve when the chance is past. ⇒ 教訓117

CHARACTER
   A man's studies pass into his character. ⇒ 教訓246

CHARITY
   Charity begins at home.[Terence] ⇒ 教訓 4
   Charity covers a multitude of sins.[Peter] ⇒ 教訓251

CHATTER
   Who chatters to you, will chatter of you. ⇒ 教訓200

CHEAT
   Cheats never prosper. ⇒ 教訓247

CHEEK
   Turn the other cheek. ⇒ 教訓225
   Whosoever shall smite thee on thy right cheek, turn to him the other also.[Matthew] ⇒ 教訓225

CHERRY
   Never make two bites of a cherry. ⇒ 教訓101

CHICKEN
   Curses, like chickens, come home to roost. ⇒ 教訓222
   Don't count (or Count not) your chickens before they are hatched. ⇒ 教訓 65

CHIEF
   Too many chiefs, not enough Indians. ⇒ 教訓142

CHILD
   A (or The) burnt child dreads the fire. ⇒ 教訓183
   A wise man commonly has foolish children. ⇒ 教訓241
   Children and fools cannot lie. ⇒ 教訓170・ ⇒ 教訓248
   Children should be seen and not heard. ⇒ 教訓244
   He that has no children knows not what love is. ⇒ 教訓255
   He that hath wife and children hath given hostages to fortune.[Francis Bacon] ⇒ 教訓258
   Heaven protects children, sailors, and drunken men. ⇒ 教訓 52
   It is a wise father that knows his own child. ⇒ 教訓 8・ ⇒ 教訓255
   Praise the child, and you make love to the mother. ⇒ 教訓 99
   Spare the rod and spoil the child. ⇒ 教訓244
   The (or A) burnt child dreads the fire. ⇒ 教訓183
   The child is father of the man.[William Wordsworth] ⇒ 教訓 3・ ⇒ 教訓238
   The devil's children have the devil's luck. ⇒ 教訓 50・ ⇒ 教訓160
   Train up a child in the way he should go. ⇒ 教訓244
   We are all Adam's children. ⇒ 教訓 55
   When children stand quiet they have done some ill. ⇒ 教訓207

CHIP
   Hew not too high lest the chips fall in thine eye. ⇒ 教訓 72
   A carpenter is known by his chips. ⇒ 教訓 41
   The best carpenter makes the fewest chips. ⇒ 教訓 41

CHOOSE
   A maiden with many wooers often chooses the worst. ⇒ 教訓 72 ・84
   Beggars must (or can) not be choosers. ⇒ 教訓249
   Choose a wife by your ear rather than by your eye. ⇒ 教訓25・ ⇒ 教訓253
   Choose a wife on a Saturday rather than on a Sunday. ⇒ 教訓 25
   Choose not a wife by the eye only. ⇒ 教訓 25
   He who chooses takes the worst. ⇒ 教訓 72 ・84
   Of two evils choose the lesser. ⇒ 教訓 76

CHURCH
   All are not saint that go to church. ⇒教訓 161 
   The nearer the church, the farther from God. ⇒ 教訓 21
   Women are saints in church, angels in the street, and devils at home. ⇒ コトワザこぼれ話(5)

CIRCUMSTANCE
   Circumstances alter cases. ⇒ 教訓 42

CITY
   A great city, a great solitude. ⇒ 教訓133
   Genius is an infinite capacity for taking pains. ⇒ 105
   If every man would sweep his own doorstep the city would soon be clean. ⇒ 教訓 40
   If each would sweep before the door, we should have a clean city. ⇒ 教訓 40
   You cannot see the city for the houses. ⇒ 教訓 44

CIVILITY
   Civility (or Courtesy) costs nothing. ⇒ 教訓 153
   There is nothing that costs less than civility. ⇒ 教訓 153

CLOCK
   One cannot put back the clock. ⇒ 教訓111

CLOTHES
   Clothes do not make the man. ⇒ 教訓 27
   Fine clothes do not make gentlemen. ⇒ 教訓 27
   Fine clothes make the man. ⇒ 教訓 26
   There is no such thing as as bad weather, only the wrong clothes. ⇒ 教訓 77

CLOUD,CLOUDY
   Cloudy mornings turn to clear afternoons. ⇒ 教訓 58
   Every cloud has a silver lining. ⇒ 教訓 58
   If there were no cloud, we should not enjoy the sun. ⇒ 教訓 62

CLOUT
   Cast not (or Never cast) a clout till May be out. ⇒ コトワザこぼれ話(3)

COAT
   Cut your coat according to your cloth. ⇒ 教訓 77
   It is not the gay coat that makes the gentleman. ⇒ 教訓 27

COBBLER
   Let the cobbler stick to his last. ⇒ 教訓 83

COCK
   A(or Every) cock is bold on his own dunghill. ⇒ 教訓 4
   Better be a cock for a day than a hen for a year. ⇒ 教訓145
   Every (or A) cock will crow upon his own dunghill. ⇒ 教訓 4
   It is a sad house where the hen crows louder than the cock. ⇒ コトワザこぼれ話(6)

COFFIN
   In the coffin, all men are equal. ⇒ 教訓 49

COLD
   Feed a cold and starve a fever. ⇒ コトワザこぼれ話(3)
   Revenge is a dish best served cold. ⇒ 教訓 224

COLT
   Young colts will canter. ⇒ 教訓236

COMFORT
   Want of money, want of comfort. ⇒ 教訓157

COMMAND
   An obedient wife commands her husband. ⇒ 教訓147
   He is not fit to command (or govern) others that cannot command (or govern) himself. ⇒ 教訓250
   He that cannot obey cannot command. ⇒ 教訓147
   He that has not served knows not how to command. ⇒ 教訓147
   There is great force hidden in a sweet command. ⇒ 教訓 99
   Through obedience learn to command. ⇒ 教訓147

COMMIT
   He that commits a fault thinks everyone speaks of it. ⇒ 教訓231
   The first faults are theirs that commit them, the second theirs that permit them. ⇒ 教訓224

COMMON SENSE
   An ounce of common sense is worth a pound of theory. ⇒ 教訓183

COMPANION
   A merry companion is a wagon in the way. ⇒ 教訓109

COMPANY
   A man is known by the company he keeps. ⇒ 教訓129
   Beauty and folly go often in company. ⇒ 教訓 18
   Better be alone than bad company. ⇒ 教訓131
   Company in distress makes sorrow light. ⇒ 教訓139
   Company in misery makes it light. ⇒ 教訓139
   Good company on the road is the shortest cut. ⇒ 教訓109
   It is good to have company in trouble (or misery). ⇒ 教訓140
   Misery loves company. ⇒ 教訓139
   Two is company, (but) three is a crowd (or none). ⇒ 教訓133
   Who keeps company with the wolf will learn to howl. ⇒ 教訓130

CONFESSOR
   It is a foolish sheep that makes the wolf his confessor. ⇒ 教訓235

CONFESS,CONFESSION,CONFESSOR
   (Open) Confession is good for the soul. ⇒ 教訓261
   A fault confessed is half redressed. ⇒ 教訓233
   He who denies all confesses all. ⇒ 教訓 3
   It is a foolish sheep that makes the wolf his confessor. ⇒ 教訓235

CONQUER
   Divide and conquer. ⇒ 教訓134
   Nature is conquered by obeying her. ⇒ 教訓147

CONSCIENCE
   A guilty conscience is a self-accuser. ⇒ 教訓260
   A guilty conscience needs no accuser. ⇒ 教訓260
   A quiet conscience is a soft pillow. ⇒ 教訓261
   A quiet conscience sleeps in thunder. ⇒ 教訓261
   Conscience makes (does make) cowards of us all.[Shakespeare] ⇒ 教訓260

CONSENT
   Silence gives (or means) consent. ⇒ 教訓207

CONSIDER
   He that would know what shall be, must consider what has been. ⇒ 教訓176

CONSTABLE
   Don't outrun (or overrun) the constable. ⇒ 教訓158

CONSTANT
   A constant guest is never welcome. ⇒ 教訓 6
   Constant dropping wears away the stone. ⇒ 教訓103

CONSULT
   If you wish good advice, consult an old man. ⇒ 教訓204

COOKIE
   That's the way the cookie crumbles. ⇒ 教訓 57

CORRECT
   He that corrects not small faults, will not control great ones. ⇒ 教訓 35

CORRUPTION
   Corruption of the best becomes the worst. ⇒ 教訓 3

COST
   Civility (or Courtesy) costs nothing. ⇒ 教訓 153
   Nothing costs so much as what is given us. ⇒ 教訓158
   There is nothing that costs less than civility. ⇒ 教訓 153
   What costs little is little esteemed. ⇒ 教訓 6

COUNSEL
   Counsel is to be given by the wise, the remedy by the rich. ⇒ 教訓214
   Counsel must be followed, not praised. ⇒ 教訓214
   Give neither counsel nor salt till you are asked for it. ⇒ 教訓203
   Ill counsel mars all. ⇒ 教訓203
   It is safer to hear and take counsel than to give it. ⇒ 教訓203
   The night is mother of counsel. ⇒ 教訓205

COUNTRY
   A prophet is not without honor, save in his own country (and in his own house).[Matthew] ⇒ 教訓 6
   Go into the country, to hear what news in town. ⇒ 教訓 8
   God made the country, and man made the town. ⇒ 教訓 2
   Happy is the country which has no history. ⇒ 教訓 1
   In the country of the blind, the one-eyed man is king. ⇒ 教訓228
   You must go into the country to hear what news at London. ⇒ 教訓 8

COURAGE
   Despair gives courage to a coward. ⇒ 教訓264
   Many would be cowards if they had courage enough. ⇒ 教訓 97

COURSE
   Safety lies in the middle course. ⇒ 教訓71・ ⇒ 教訓124
   The course of true love never did run smooth.[Shakespeare] ⇒ 教訓252
   Youth will have its course (or swing). ⇒ 教訓179・ ⇒ 教訓236

COURTESY
   Civility (or Courtesy) costs nothing. ⇒ 教訓 153
   Full of courtesy, full of craft. ⇒ 教訓 23

COVER
   Charity covers a multitude of sins.[Peter] ⇒ 教訓251
   Don't judge a book by its cover. ⇒ 教訓 25
   Stretch your legs according to your coverlet. ⇒ 教訓 77
   You can't tell a book by its cover. ⇒ 教訓 25

COVET
   All covet, all lose. ⇒ 教訓 72

COW
   Black cows give white milk. ⇒ 教訓 21
   If the master say the cow is white the servant must not say 'tis black. ⇒ 教訓144
   Many a good cow has an evil calf. ⇒ 教訓241
   The cow that's first up, gets the first of the dew. ⇒ 教訓115
   Why buy a cow when milk is so cheap? ⇒ 教訓157
   Why buy a cow when you can get milk for free? ⇒ 教訓157
   You cannot sell the cow and drink the milk. ⇒ 教訓 85

COWARD
   A bully is always a coward. ⇒ 教訓264
   A coward dies many deaths, a brave man but one. ⇒ 教訓262
   Conscience makes (does make) cowards of us all.[Shakespeare] ⇒ 教訓260
   Cowards are cruel. ⇒ 教訓264
   Cowards die many times before their deaths.[Shakespeare] ⇒ 教訓262
   Despair gives courage to a coward. ⇒ 教訓264
   Many would be cowards if they had courage enough. ⇒ 教訓 97
   Necessity and opportunity may make a coward valiant. ⇒ 教訓264

CRAB
   A fair face cannot have a crabbed heart. ⇒ 教訓 16
   You cannot make a crab walk straight. ⇒ 教訓 76

CRADLE
   The hand that rocks the cradle rules the world.[W. R. Wallce] ⇒教訓238
   What is learned in the cradle is carried to the grave. ⇒ 教訓238

CRAFT
   Full of courtesy, full of craft. ⇒ 教訓 23


CREAKING
   A creaking gate (or door) hangs longest. ⇒ 教訓 75

CREDIT
   Give credit where credit is due. ⇒ 教訓 1

CRIME
   Crime does not pay. ⇒ 教訓164
   Poverty is not a crime. ⇒ 教訓157

CROP
   Good seed makes a good crop. ⇒ 教訓221

CROSS
   Cross the stream where it is shallowest. ⇒ 教訓 76
   Crosses are ladders that lead to heaven. ⇒ 教訓62
   Don't cross a bridge till you come to it. ⇒ 教訓 61
   No cross, no crown. ⇒ 教訓106
   The same man never crossed the same river twice. ⇒ 教訓 47

CROW
   Every (or A) cock will crow upon his own dunghill. ⇒ 教訓 4
   Every crow thinks its own bird bonniest. ⇒ 教訓255
   It is a sad house where the hen crows louder than the cock. ⇒ コトワザこぼれ話(6)
   The crow thinks her own bird fairest. ⇒ 教訓255

CROWN
   No cross, no crown. ⇒ 教訓106
   The end crowns all. ⇒ 教訓 88
   The end crowns the work. ⇒ 教訓 88
   Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown.[Shakespeare] ⇒ 教訓123

CURE
   A disease known is half cured. ⇒教訓 172  ⇒ 教訓217
   An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. ⇒ 教訓 5
   Cure the disease and kill the patient. ⇒ 教訓 69
   Fancy may kill or cure. ⇒ 教訓259
   Like cures like. ⇒ 教訓167
   Prevention is better than cure. ⇒ 教訓 64
   Time cures every disease. ⇒ 教訓111
   To know the disease is half the cure. ⇒教訓 172, ⇒ 教訓217
   What can't be cured must be endured. ⇒ 教訓104

CURIOSITY
   Curiosity is endless, restless, and useless. ⇒ 教訓120
   Curiosity killed the cat. ⇒ 教訓120
   Too much curiosity lost Paradise. ⇒ 教訓 12・ ⇒ 教訓120

CURSE
   Curses return upon the heads of those that curse. ⇒ 教訓222
   Curses, like chickens, come home to roost. ⇒ 教訓222
   Water is a boon in the desert, but the drowning man curses it. ⇒ 教訓 3

CUSTOM
   Custom is another nature. ⇒ 教訓243
   Custom makes all things easy. ⇒ 教訓102
   Custom reconciles us to everything. ⇒ 教訓102
   So many countries, so many customs. ⇒ 教訓 46
   The customer is always right. ⇒ 教訓151


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