Yiddish: A cow has a long tongue but has to keep quiet.

אַ בהמה האָט אַ לאַנגע צונג און מוז שווײַגן.

A beheyme hot a lange tsung un muz shvaygn.

A cow has a long tongue but has to keep quiet.

SOURCE: Stutchkoff, Der Oytser fun der Yidisher Shprakh. A "long tongue" in Yiddish, like a "big mouth" in English, indicates that a person talks a lot.   (photo source)

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