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Language: Spanish
August 06, 2008, 09:38 AM

Más sabe el diablo por viejo que por diablo

Labels: Diablo, Más, Por, Saber, Viejo
Variations (4)
  • Los dichos de los viejitos son evangelios chiquitos Glen, October 19, 2011
  • Sabe más el diablo por Google que por diablo JPablo, January 26, 2012
  • Sabe más el Diablo por viejo que por Diablo. JPablo, May 31, 2010
  • Sabe más el zorro viejo no por zorro, sino por viejo Glen, October 03, 2014

Translations (4)
  Translation User Date Translations Comments
Idiom or Saying Mas sabe el diablo por viejo que por viejo. BOKITO-666
January 06, 2014
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Translation More knows the devil from being old than from being devil herralex
November 12, 2013
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Idiom or Saying There is no substitute for experience Rusty
August 06, 2008
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Translation Wisdom comes with age tlcmine
December 20, 2008
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Comments (1)
December 20, 2008, 10:41 PM
Literally means, "The devil knows more because he is old, than because he is the devil." It can mean "wisdom comes with age," or it can mean you don't get old without knowing a great deal.
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