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A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush

Posted: February 23, 2019 at 1:52 pm   /   by   /   comments (0)

‘A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush’ is the best-known proverb in English and came into the language in the 15th century, It warns against taking unnecessary risks – it is better to keep what you have (a bird) than to risk getting more and ending with nothing (two birds out of your reach).

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