1.When an old clock stops working, it shows one specific time but doesn't move. So once in the day and once at night, the clock is pointing to the correct time. In the same way, even a person who's not very smart can sometimes be
correct by accident.
2."A friend in need is a friend indeed."If someone helps you when you're in trouble, that person is a true friend.
3."A little bit of knowledge is a dangerous thing."Sometimes when a person knows a little bit about something, they feel like they're an expert. Because they feel like an expert, they try to do things that they shouldn't and they mess everything up.
4."A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step."Some things, like learning to speak English fluently, take a really long time. It might seem like too much work. But the only way to achieve your goals is to start working now.
5."All is fair in love and war."In love and romance, you sometimes do things that aren't very nice. For example, you might break up with someone or steal another person's partner. This phrase means that that's OK.
6."All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy."You can't work all of the time. You have to relax as well.
7."Better safe than sorry."You should be careful, even if it seems like it's not necessary. The consequences if something goes wrong are much worse than wasting a little time and effort by being careful.
8."Better the devil you know than the one you don't."When you have a choice between two bad things, it's safer to pick the bad thing that you've already experienced. The other bad thing might be worse.
9."Don't judge a man until you have walked a mile in his shoes."Sometimes people criticize each other. But it's not fair to criticize someone else if you haven't had the same experiences.10."Don't talk the talk if you can't walk the walk."You shouldn't brag about being able to do something if you can't actually do it.