Yiddish: On the eve of Yom Kippur all thieves become pious.

ערבֿ–יום–כּיפּור ווערן אַלע גנבֿים פֿרום.

Erev-yonkiper vern ale ganovim frum.

On the eve of Yom Kippur all thieves become pious.

SOURCE: Bernstein, Jüdische Sprichwörter und Redensarten. Yom Kippur, the holiest and most solemn day in the Jewish calendar, is dedicated to atonement and repentance.

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