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合わせる顔がない
too ashamed to meet; having no face to meet.
案ずるより産むが易し
it is easier to do something than worry about it; the anxiety that comes from doing nothing is worse than any danger you might face; fear overruns the danger; an attempt is sometimes easier than expected; it is easier to bear (a child) than to worry about it.
言うは易く行うは難し
Easier said than done.
息を吹き返す
to resume breathing; to come around; to come back to life.
石の上にも三年
perseverance prevails; three years on a (cold) stone (will make the stone warm).
医者の不養生
failing to practice what one preaches; physician, heal thyself; doctors often neglect their own health.
いずれ菖蒲か杜若
equally beautiful.
急がば廻れ
more haste, less speed; slow and steady wins the race.
痛くもない腹を探られる
to be suspected without cause.
一難去ってまた一難
(it's been) one thing after another.
一日の長
slight superiority (in knowledge, experience, ability, etc.).
一姫二太郎
It's good to have a girl first and then a boy.
一を聞いて十を知る
to understand everything from only one part; to be perceptive.
一寸先は闇
No one knows what the future holds; The future is a closed book.
一頭地を抜く
to cut a conspicuous figure; to be by far the best.