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The more the merrier / Plus on est de fous, plus on rit so for the more fools the merrier = Plus on est de fous, plus on rit sources : http://fr.wiktionary.org/wiki/Annexe:Liste_de_proverbes_anglais_et_fran%C3%A7ais_%C3%A9quivalents


Plus on est de fous, plus on rit.


For what it’s worth at this late date, I agree with @Gilles' comment under the question that “It’s not over until the fat lady sings” (hereinafter "the F.L. Expression"), and it’s shortened version as mentioned by Benjol: “it [ain’t] over ‘til it’s over,” are both neutral expressions (“ neutre vis-à-vis du caractère bénéfique ou non de la situation”) that ...


The "heroine" fat lady is a stereotype of valkyrie Brünnhilde in the R. Wagner opera Götterdämmerung(Damnation of the Gods), the last opus of the Ring works. The world ends thereafter. Considering the setting, maybe something along the lines of: Tant que le rideau n'est pas tombé(sur scène ou sur le monde), la pièce n'est pas terminée. In so many ...

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