Don’t be a thief and won’t fear the king.
Look after your property, and you won’t accuse your neighbour of being a thief.
The guard’s sleep is the lamplight of the thief.
Three persons ruin an assembly: a telltale, a fool, and a thief.
It is not easy to rob a thief .
A mouse will scare a thief.
Ask my companion if I be a thief.
He who holds a ladder is as bad as the thief.
Opportunity makes the thief.
There is no thief like a bad book.
The thief is frightened even by a mouse.
The thief’s wife does not always laugh.
It is not easy to steal where the landlord is a thief.
The thief is no danger to the beggar.
Once a thief, always a thief.
Show me a liar, and I will show you a thief.