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A bird does not sing because it has an answer. It sings because it has a song.

Chinese Proverb
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A bit of fragrance clings to the hand that gives flowers.

Chinese Proverb
A book holds a house of gold.

Chinese Proverb
A book is like a garden carried in the pocket.

Chinese Proverb
A book tightly shut is but a block of paper.

Chinese Proverb
A child's life is like a piece of paper on which every person leaves a mark.

Chinese Proverb
A diamond with a flaw is worth more than a pebble without imperfections.

Chinese Proverb
A filthy mouth will not utter decent language.

Chinese Proverb
A fool judges people by the presents they give him.

Chinese Proverb
A gem is not polished without rubbing, nor a man perfected without trials.

Chinese Proverb
A nation's treasure is in its scholars.

Chinese Proverb
A rat who gnaws at a cat's tail invites destruction.

Chinese Proverb
Be not afraid of growing slowly, be afraid only of standing still.

Chinese Proverb
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Be the first to the field and the last to the couch.

Chinese Proverb
Deep doubts, deep wisdom; small doubts, little wisdom.

Chinese Proverb
Dig the well before you are thirsty.

Chinese Proverb
Do good, reap good; do evil, reap evil.

Chinese Proverb
Do not employ handsome servants.

Chinese Proverb
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Do not fear going forward slowly; fear only to stand still.

Chinese Proverb
Do not remove a fly from your friend's forehead with a hatchet.

Chinese Proverb
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Don't open a shop unless you like to smile.

Chinese Proverb
Each generation will reap what the former generation has sown.

Chinese Proverb
Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.

Chinese Proverb
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He who asks is a fool for five minutes, but he who does not ask remains a fool forever.

Chinese Proverb
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He who is drowned is not troubled by the rain.

Chinese Proverb
He who strikes the first blow admits he's lost the argument.

Chinese Proverb
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If heaven made him, earth can find some use for him.

Chinese Proverb
If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of sorrow.

Chinese Proverb
If you bow at all, bow low.

Chinese Proverb
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If you don't want anyone to know, don't do it.

Chinese Proverb
<- Previous Page| Showing quotations 31 to 40 of 40 total | | Keep your broken arm inside your sleeve.

Chinese Proverb
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Not until just before dawn do people sleep best; not until people get old do they become wise.

Chinese Proverb
Raise your sail one foot and you get ten feet of wind.

Chinese Proverb
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Teachers open the door. You enter by yourself.

Chinese Proverb
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The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials.

Chinese Proverb
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The miracle is not to fly in the air, or to walk on the water; but to walk on the earth.

Chinese Proverb
The palest ink is better than the best memory.

Chinese Proverb
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To know the road ahead, ask those coming back.

Chinese Proverb
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When you drink the water, remember the spring.

Chinese Proverb
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When you have only two pennies left in the world, buy a loaf of bread with one, and a lily with the other.

Chinese Proverb
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A lie runs until it is overtaken by the truth.

Cuban Proverb
A love that can last forever takes but a second to come about.

Cuban Proverb
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