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Robert Christy, comp.  Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages.  1887.
A feast is not made of mushrooms only.  1
After a feast a man scratches his head.  French.  2
Feast to-day makes fast to-morrow.  Plautus.  3
Feast won, fast lost.  4
Fiddlers’ dogs an’ fleas come to a feast unca’d.  5
He that takes pet at a feast loses it all.  6
He who would enjoy the feast should fast on the even.  Italian.  7
Small cheer and great welcome make a great feast.  8
The wedding feast is not made of mushrooms only.  Spanish.  9
’Tis not clean linen only that makes the feast.  10

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