Yiddish: Nine rabbis can't make a minyan but ten shoemakers can.

SOURCE: Bernstein, Jüdische Sprichwörter und Redensarten.
A minyan is a quorum of ten adult males required for a Jewish prayer service.

נײַן רבנים קענען קײן מנין ניט מאַכן אָבער צען שוסטערס יאָ.

Nayn rabonim kenen keyn minyen nit makhn ober tsen shusters yo.

Nine rabbis can't make a minyan but ten shoemakers can.

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