Como dizer "Atirar pérolas aos porcos em inglês" em inglês

1) To cast pearls before swine
2) Do not throw your pearls to pigs

Pearls is a metal - Your ring is made of various kinds of pearls extracted from shellfish

Swine(s) is an old-fashioned word in English for pig can also be associated with a person who behaves in a very cruel and awkward way

Cast means to throw something/lights on a matter/or a look at/ an eye over

1) To give her a ring made of so expensive jewerly as present is to cast pearls before swine
2) ""Do not judge, or you too will be judged.For in the same way you judge others, you will be judged, and with the measure you use, it will be measured to you. "Why do you look at the speck of sawdust in your brother's eye and pay no attention to the plank in your own eye? How can you say to your brother, 'Let me take the speck out of your eye,' when all the time there is a plank in your own eye? You hypocrite, first take the plank out of your own eye, and then you will see clearly to remove the speck from your brother's eye. "Do not give dogs what is sacred; do not throw your pearls to pigs. If you do, they may trample them under their feet, and turn and tear you to pieces. "Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. For everyone who asks receives; the one who seeks finds; and to the one who knocks, the door will be opened. "Which of you, if your son asks for bread, will give him a stone? Or if he asks for a fish, will give him a snake?
If you, then, though you are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father in heaven give good gifts to those who ask him!"
Mateus 7:1-11

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Artful Dodger 6 14 102
Just a small correction, pearls are not made up of metal.
According to Wikipedia:
" (...) a pearl is made up of calcium carbonate in minute crystalline form, which has been deposited in concentric layers".
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