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1

What you don't know can't hurt you

Ojo que no ve, corazon que no siente

2

What's done is done

A lo hecho, pecho

3

Sometimes best to keep your mouth shut (silence is golden) (loose lips sink ships)

En boca cerrada no entran moscas

4

You can't teach an old dog new tricks

moro viejo nunca sera buen cristiano

5

Full belly, happy heart

Barriga llena, corazón contento

6

All talk, no action

Mucho ruido y pocas nueces

7

Each to his own

Cada loco con su tema

8

Love is blind (but not the neighbors)

El amor es ciego (pero los vecinos, no)

9

You snooze, you lose

Camaron que se duerme, se lo lleva la corriente

10

Early bird catches the worm

Al que madruga, Dios lo ayuda

11

A watched pot never boils

Quien espera, desespera

12

Better late than never

Mas vale tarde que nunca

13

Do as I say, not as I do

Consejos vendo, y para mi no tengo

14

Let bygones be bygones

Borron y cuenta nueva

15

like father like son

de tal palo tal astilla

16

his bark is worse than his bite

Perro que ladra no muerde

17

Every cloud has a silver lining

Siempre que llueve, escampa

18

You're pulling my leg

Me estás tomando el pelo

19

It's a piece of cake

Es pan comido

20

A little crazy

Como una cabra

21

You speak your mind; tell it like it is

No tienes pelos en la lengua

22

To spare no expense

Tirar la casa por la ventana

23

I'm stunned (my mouth hanging open)

Me quedo con la boca abierta; me quedo de piedra

24

He didn't mean what he said

Lo dijo de labios para fuera

25

He's hopping mad

Está hecho un ají

26

Put the cart before the horse

Empezar la casa por el tejado

27

Fit as a fiddle

Estar mas sana que Picio

28

Bosom buddies

Ser uña y carne

29

To be in a bad mood

Tener un humor de perros

30

It makes my mouth water

Se me hace agua la boca