Saturday, February 8, 2014

A Taste of Yiddish 4.23

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this week's proverbs
בּעסער דיך האַסן אויף דאָס וואָס דו בּיסט איידער דיך ליבּן אויף דאָס וואָס דו בּיסט נישט
beser dikh hasn af dos vos du bist, eyder dikh libn af dos vos du bist nit
translated to English
better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for what you're not
translated to Hebrew
עדיף להיות שנוא על מה שאתה, מאשר להיות אהוב על מה שאתה לא 

or this
פאַלשע פרײַנד זענען ערגער ווי אָפענע פײַנד
falshe fraynd zenen erger vi o'fe'ne faynd
in English
false friends are worse than open enemies.
In Hebrew
חברי שווא גרועים משונאים גלויים

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A proverb is a short, generally known sentence of the folk whichcontains wisdom, truth, morals, and traditional views in a metaphorical, fixed and memorizable form and which is handed downfrom generation to generation

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