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    vanhoabui is offline Newbie
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    A deaf man is not afraid of guns

    Is there any English idiom or saying that describes the idea that a deaf man is not afraid of guns because he cannot hear anything?

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    Re: A deaf man is not afraid of guns

    We have 'ignorance is bliss', which the nearest I can think of.

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    vanhoabui is offline Newbie
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    Re: A deaf man is not afraid of guns

    Thanks for your answer!

    In Vietnamese the saying has a negative meaning and is used to show disapproval.

    Is there any other equivalent in English?

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    Re: A deaf man is not afraid of guns

    Maybe ;

    Fools rush in where angels fear to tread.

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