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Conflicting Proverbs?

Look before you leap versus He who hesitates is lost.

Many hands make light work versus Too many cooks spoil the broth.

4 Answers

  • 7 years ago
    Favorite Answer

    Two heads are better than one v If you want something doing right, do it yourself.

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  • 7 years ago

    Many proverbs can be made to appear conflicting but only if they are taken out of context.

    The ones you have quoted are used in totally different circumstances and are relevant to where they are used.

  • Anonymous
    7 years ago

    Ah yes, life is full of contradictions!

  • 7 years ago

    Good point.

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