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He knows most who speaks least.
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Sentence #319941

He knows most who speaks least.

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Se joka tietää eniten puhuu vähiten.
物言え[ものいえ] ば[] 唇[くちびる] 寒し[さむし] ・[] 馬鹿[ばか] ほど[] 言い[いい] た[] がる[] 。[]


Jul 14th 2011, 21:47
I dont understand this one.
Feb 17th 2012, 07:49
This is a proverb meaning that in a group, it's often the wisest person who does the least amount of talking.

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