One interesting way to learn English proverbs is to look at proverbs that seem to disagree. Now think about it: which one is right, and why? Can they both be right? How?
Out of sight, out of mind.
Absence makes the heart grow fonder.
You’re never too old to learn.
You can’t teach an old dog new tricks.
Don’t look a gift horse in the mouth.
Beware of Greeks bearing gifts.
Many hands make light work.
Too many cooks spoil the broth.