A a dog is a man's best friend.
A bad apple ruins the bunch.
A bad break.
A bad hair day.
A bad penny always comes back.
A bad penny always turns up.
A bad tree does not yield good apples.
A bad workman always blames his tools.
A bad workman blames his tools.
A baker's dozen.
A ballpark figure.
en] A rough estimate within acceptable bounds.
A barking dog never bites.
A basket case.
en] A crazy person.
A bean in liberty is better then a comfit in prison.
A bellyful is one of meat, drink, or sorrow.
A big ask.
A big fish in a small pond.
A bigger bang for your buck.
A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.
A Bit Much.
A Bite at The Cherry.
A bite from a lion is better the look of envy.
A bite to eat.
A Bitter Pill to Swallow.
A blast from the past.
A blessing in disguise.
en] A good thing that first appears as a bad thing.
en] Something that initially seems negative or like bad luck.
A Blot on the Landscape.
A blow with a word strikes deeper than a blow with a sword.
A Bone to Pick.
A brave man is one who faces what he must.
A breath of fresh air.
en] Something new that adds life and energy to a situation.
A bridge too far.
en] This expression can be used when someone sets goals that are to high and they fail.
A broken Apothecary a new Doctour.
A broken watch is right two times a day.
A buck is a buck is a buck.
A bull and cow.
A Bully is Always a Coward.
A bunch of fives.
A Burnt Child Dreads the Fire.
A Bushel and a Peck.
A Busman's Holiday.
A Busy Bee.
A camel is a horse designed by a committee.
A camel is a horse made by a committee.
A candle loses nothing by lighting another candle.
A Card Carrying Member.
A Card Up Your Sleeve.
A Case of Mistaken Identity.
A cat can look at a king.
A Cat Has Nine Lives.
A cat in gloves catches no mice.
A Cat May Look at a King.
A Cat Nap.
A chain is no stronger than its weakest link.
A chain is only as strong as its weakest link.
A change is as good as a rest.
A change of heart.
en] When you change your mind about something.
A Checkered Career.
A chip on your shoulder.
en] Feeling anger or regret because of things that happened in the past.
A christmas box.
A closed mouth catches no flies.
A closed mouth gathers no feet.
A cog in the wheel and a cog in the machine.
A Cold Day In July.
A Cold Fish.
A contented mind is a perpetual feast.
A countenance more in sorrow than in anger.
A covetous man is like a dog in a wheel that roast/eth meat for others.
A coward dies a thousand times before his death. The valiant never taste of death but once.
A creaking door hangs long on its hinges.
A creaking door hangs longest.
A Curate's Egg.
A Cut Above.
A Cut Below.
A cut-purse is a sure trade, for he hath ready money when his work is done.
A danger foreseen is half avoided.
A Daniel come to judgement.
A Day Late And A Dollar Short.
A dead end.
en] A path or situation that leads nowhere or offers no prospects.
A diamond in the rough.
A diamond is forever.
A different kettle of fish.
A dime a dozen.
en] Very common and of little value.
A Dish Fit For the Gods.
A Dog in The Manger.
A dog is a man's best friend.
A dollar put into a book and a book mastered might change the whole course of a boy's life. It might easily be the beginning of the development of leadership that would carry the boy far in service to his fellow men.
Henry Ford (1863 - 1947)
A doubting Thomas.
A drop in the bucket.
en] A small amount compared to the whole.
A drop in the ocean.
A drowning man will clutch at a straw.
A dry cough is the trumpeter of death.
A Dry Run.
A dumb priest never got a parish.
A fair woman and a slash't gown find alway some nail in the way.
A Far Cry From.
A fat house-keeper makes lean executors.
A fate worse than death.
A fault confessed is half redressed.
A feather in one's cap.