WISECRACKER - BAVARD - CHIACCHIERONE - CORREVEIDILE
Don't be foolish and awe struck, because foolishness is telling but cursing doesn't hit home.Don't be foolish! because foolishness hits the mark and cursing doesn't.Don't be frightened at high-sounding words.Don't be hard and don't be soft and don't desert your friend for your own share.Don't be like a shadow: a constant companion, but not a comrade.Don't be misled by the tears of a beggar.Don't be penny wise and pound foolish.Don't be proud O sultan, God is mightier than you.Don't be quick to get angry; rage is found in the bosom of fools.Don't be scared when you have no other choice.Don't be scared when you have no other choice.
Yiddish] Hob nit kain moirch ven du host nit kain ander braireh.Don't be serious like the pregnant clouds.Don't be so busy that you have no time to get rich.Don't be so clever; cleverer ones than you are in jail.Don't be so much in love that you can't tell when it's raining.Don't be stupid to replace wisdom with knowledge because you will lose understanding.Don't be sweet lest people lick you.Don't be sweet, lest you be eaten up; don't be bitter, lest you be spewed out.Don't be too bold, or you will burn your eyes; but don't be too slow, or you will lose your share.Don't be too friendly with the clergy and don't fall out with them.Don't be too sweet lest you be eaten up; don't be too bitter lest you be spewed out.Don't beat a dead horse.Don't beat the drums of war unless you're ready to fight.Don't beat the man who has already been beaten.Don't become a sheep unless you want to be a wolf's meal.Don't befriend neighbours who speak unreasonable things.Don't believe in foretellings but don't stay without them.Don't believe in the saint unless he works miracles.Don't believe what you see, husband, but only what I tell you.Don't believe your enemy even when he's telling the truth.Don't bet more than you can afford to lose.Don't bet on only one card.Don't bid the devil good day till you meet him.Don't bite off more than you can chew.Don't bite off mote than you can chew.Don't bite the hand that feeds youDon't bite the hand that feeds you.Don't bite till you know whether it is bread or a stone.Don't bite what you cannot swallow.Don't blame it, but better it.Don't blame the pig, blame the one who scratches his back.Don't blame your wife's side if your son is cross-eyed.Don't bless the fish till it gets to the land.Don't blow your own trumpet.Don't blurt out a thing be not overhasty.Don't boast of your money because you can easily lose it.
Yiddish] Mit gelt tor men nit stolzieren, veil me ken es gleich farlieren.Don't boast when you start out, but when you get there.Don't boil water for the bare still in the mountain.Don't bolt the door till all the children are in.Don't borrow another's nose to breathe with.