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Danish translation: Lån en fjende penge - og du vil vinde ham. Lån en ven penge - og du vil miste ham

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English term or phrase:Promises may fit the friends, but non-performance will turn them into enemies
Danish translation:Lån en fjende penge - og du vil vinde ham. Lån en ven penge - og du vil miste ham
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09:37 Jun 3, 2002
English to Danish translations [PRO]
Art/Literary / Proverbs and quotations
English term or phrase: Quotations
Kender nogen de autoriserede oversættelser på disse to citater?

"Our friends interpret the world and ourselves to us, if we take them tenderly and truly."
Amos Bronson Alcott
samt:"Promises may fit the friends, but non-performance will turn them into enemies."
Benjamin Franklin
Gitte Gifford
Local time: 02:31
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Explanation:
'Lån en fjende penge - og du vil vinde ham. Lån en ven penge - og du vil miste ham.'

Det er et citat, der sikkert er nærmest til Benjamin Franklins engelske citat.

Jeg kan desværre ikke hjælpe dig med Alcotts citat.

Jeg håber det hjælper dig lidt.
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xxxlone
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Local time: 20:31
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Endnu engang mange tak for din velige hjælp.
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Explanation:
'Lån en fjende penge - og du vil vinde ham. Lån en ven penge - og du vil miste ham.'

Det er et citat, der sikkert er nærmest til Benjamin Franklins engelske citat.

Jeg kan desværre ikke hjælpe dig med Alcotts citat.

Jeg håber det hjælper dig lidt.


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xxxlone
Canada
Local time: 20:31
Native speaker of: Danish
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Endnu engang mange tak for din velige hjælp.
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