penn dutch proverb - clay

Penn Dutch Proverbs: Lime & Clay

Suzanne Amish, Amish Proverbs

PENN DUTCH PROVERBS

Proverb: Wammer ken Kallick hot, muss mer mit Lehme mauere.

Translation: If you have no lime for mortar, use clay.

What it really means: If you haven’t what you need, use what you have.

penn dutch proverb - clay


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