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Robert Christy, comp.  Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages.  1887.
A fat kitchen has poverty for a neighbor.  Italian.  1
A fat kitchen is next door to poverty.  Italian.  2
A fat kitchen makes a lean purse.  German.  3
A fat kitchen makes a lean will.  German.  4
Communities begin by building their kitchens.  5
Silk and velvet put out the kitchen fire.  German.  6
Silks and satins put out the fire in the kitchen.  7
Silks and satins, scarlets and velvets put out the kitchen fire.  8
The kitchen kills more than the sword.  German.  9
The smallness of the kitchen makes the house the bigger.  10
The supper out of a strange kitchen tastes good.  German.  11
The taste of the kitchen is better than the smell.  12
Who frequents the kitchen smells of smoke.  Italian.  13

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