• Dutch saying:The clock doesn’t tick the same anywhere like it does at home

    Dutch saying:

    ZOALS HET KLOKJE THUIS TIKT, TIKT HET NERGENS 

    Literal translated: The clock doesn’t tick the same anywhere like it does at home.

    Meaning: No matter where you go, home will always be best.

    English equivalent:

    THERE’S NO PLACE LIKE HOME

     

     

  • Dutch saying: Looking the cat out of the tree

    Dutch saying Cat

    Dutch saying:

    DE KAT UIT DE BOOM KIJKEN

    Literal translation:
    Looking the cat out of the tree.

    English equivalent:
    SEE WHICH WAY THE WIND BLOWS

    Meaning:
    Rather than jumping into a situation, one waits and sees how things work out.