Creative Proverbs from Iceland  
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Location: Northern Europe, island between the Greenland Sea and the North Atlantic Ocean, northwest of the UK
Population: 276,365 (July 2000 est.) - Capital: Reykjavfk
Ethnics Groups: Homogeneous mixture of descendants of Norwegians and Celts
Languages: Icelandic
Religions: Evangelical Lutheran 91%, other Protestant and Roman Catholic, none (1997)

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Proverbs from Iceland
Mediocrity is climbing molehills without sweating.
Useless wisdom is doulbe foolishness.
All old sayings have something in them.
He who lives without discipline dies without honor.
Everyone wants to live long, but no one wants to be called old.

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