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Sentence #28150

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The belly has no ears.

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deu
Von schönen Worten wird man nicht satt.
fra
Ventre affamé n'a point d'oreilles.
jpn
胃袋は耳を持たぬ。
胃袋[いぶくろ] は[] 耳[みみ] を[] 持た[もた] ぬ[] 。[]
deu
Der Bauch hat keine Ohren.
epo
Oni ne satiĝas per belaj vortoj.
epo
Malsata stomako orelon ne havas.
fra
On ne se nourrit pas de belles paroles.
fra
Ventre affamé n'a pas d'oreilles.
rus
Голодное брюхо к учению глухо.

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halfb1t
Dec 10th 2012, 11:19
At least one source (on the Web) identifies "A hungry belly has no ears" as a worldwide proverb.

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