I'm human; nothing that is human is strange to me. A good run is better than a bad fight.
Tasty fish have to swim three times: once in the water, then in butter, and finally in wine.
The Italian invents it; the Frenchman makes it; the Germans sell it; the Pole buys it and the Tartar plunders it.
If you are going to fight, pray once; if you are going to sail, pray twice; if you are getting married, then pray thrice.
Pray once if you are going to fight, pray twice if you are going to sail, and pray thrice if you are going to get married.
The devil seduced Eve in Italian. Eve mislead Adam in Bohemian. The Lord scolded them both in German. Then the angel drove them from paradise in Hungarian.
Get married and you will be happy for a week; slaughter a pig and you will be happy for a month; become a priest and you will be happy for the rest of your life.