a fool is known by his conversation

a fool is known by his conversation
syn: conversation makes one what he is
тріснута посудина розпізнається по звуку, а тріснутий розум по речам ≅ яка головонька, така й розмовонька дурний язик голові не приятель врдно з розмови, хто якої голови осла пізнати по вухах, вола – по рогах, а дурня – по словах видно з розмови, хто якої голови

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