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Is there an English idiom for Bengali idiom “সবজান্তা গামছাওয়ালা”(wise towelsman)?

In the Bengali language there is an idiom, "sobjanta gamchawala" (wise towelsman), meaning a man whose occupation is merely to sell towels, but claims to know everything and gives valuable advice on ...
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English equivalent of Hindi phrase - छुपा रुस्तम (chupa rustam)

I'm looking for English word[s] that come close to: छुपा रुस्तम (chupa rustam): when literally translated it's "hidden warrior". Actually, it's attributed to a person who is "very clever but not ...