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Many a Mickle makes a Muckle

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or Many a little makes a mickle. Little and often fills the purse. (See LittlÉ.

French: “Les petits ruisseaux font de grandes rivières;” “Plusieurs peu font un beaucoup.”

“Eι γαρ κεν και σμικρoν επι σμικρω καταθεια,

Kαι θαμα τoυτʹ ἑρδoιζ, ταχα κεν μεγα και τo

γενoιτo.” Hesiod: Works and Days, 359, etc.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Mantible (Bridge of)
Mantiger
Mantle of Fidelity (The)
Mantra or Mintra (Persian mythology)
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Manucodiata (The)
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Many
Many a Mickle makes a Muckle
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Maori (The)
Mara
Marabou Feathers
Marabout (in French)
Marabuts
Maranatha (Syriac, the Lord will comei.e. to execute judgment)
Maravedi
Marbles
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