"אין עשן בלי אש."
Translation:There is no smoke without fire.
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The same are used as a metaphor also in my mother tounge: Ingen (no) røyk (smoke) uten (without) ild (fire). But actually I am not so sure it is a valid statement! There are smoke from your breath when it is very cold outside just because of humidity or temperature difference, there are mist that look like smoke in the mornings etc. So as reality not always is like one thinks at first sight, one should be careful not to misjugde metaphorically as well.....At least if one interpret the word fire narrowlingly not to include heaten up by the sun or by "burning" of calories etc.....