1.a clean hand wants no washing.身正不怕影子斜。

2.a clear conscience is a soft pillow.問心無愧,高枕無憂。

3.a clear conscience is a sure card.光明磊落,勝券在握。

4.a clear conscience laughs at false accusations.白日不做虧心事,夜半敲門心不驚。

5.a clear fast is better than a dirty breakfast.寧為清貧,不為濁富。

6.a close mouth catches no flies.病從口入,禍從口出。

7.a contented mind is perpetual feast.知足常樂。

8.a fair face may hide a foul heart.人不可貌相。

9.a faithful friend is hard to find.益友難得。

10.a fall into the pit, a gain in your wit.吃一塹,長一智。

11.a lazy youth, a lousy age.少壯不努力,老大徒傷悲。

12.a little is better than none.聊勝於無。

13.a little leak will sink a great ship.千丈之堤潰於蟻穴。

14.a little neglect may breed great mischief.小不忍則亂大謀。

15.a little spark kindles a great fire.星星之火,可以燎原。

16.a little wind kindles, much puts out the fire.適可而止,過猶不及。

17.a man apt to promise is apt to forget.輕諾者易忘。


18.absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it.相聚愛益切,離別情更深。


19.accidents will happen.天有不測風雲。


20.after black clouds, clear weather.否極泰來。

21.after death, the doctor.放馬後炮。


22.ale will make a cat speak.酒後吐真言。


23.all is fair in war.兵不厭詐。


24.all roads lead to rome.條條道路通羅馬。


25.all shall be well, jack shall have jill.有情人終成眷屬。


26.all the treasures of the earth would not bring back one lost moment.機會失去不再來,千貫萬貫難贖回。


27.all things are easy that are done willingly.做事樂意,諸事容易。


28.all things are obedient to money.有錢能使鬼推磨。


29.birds of a feather flock together.物以類聚,人以群分。

30.birth is much, but breeding is more.出身固然重要,教養更且重要。


31.bitter pills may have wholesome effects.良藥苦口利於病。


32.blood is thicker than water.血濃於水。


33.bread is the staff of life.民以食為天。


34.brevity is the soul of wit.言以簡潔為貴。


35.bring up a raven and he’ll pick out your eyes.養虎貽患。


36.burn not your house to rid it of the mouse.投鼠忌器。


37.burnt child dreads the fire.一朝被蛇咬,十年怕井繩。


38.speak louder than words.事實勝於雄辯。

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