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Arabic Sayings

Al ketheb bem'hallu ebada.

Lying in its proper place is equal to worship.


Semna lema serna henaya w'ma lehaqna b'ahlel ataya.

We fasted until we became hunchbacked but could not catch up with those who make charitable donations.


Ebnel hakham yesoum weysalli w'ebnel rasha'e yerqess weyghanni.

Son of the Rabbi fasts and prays while the son of the wicked dances and sings.



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