1. 10

    When elephants fight it is the grass that suffers.

    115
  2. 9

    When deeds speak, words are nothing.

    156
  3. 8

    Only a fool tests the depth of the water with both feet.

    166
  4. 7

    If you are filled with pride, then you will have no room for wisdom.

    182
  5. 6

    When there is no enemy within, the enemy outside can do you no harm.

    221
  6. 5

    Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors. John P. Weiss about persistence in life.

    270
  7. 4

    Do not look where you fell, but where you slipped.

    301
  8. 3

    Until the lion learns how to write, every story will glorify the hunter.

    349
  9. 2

    A wise man never knows all, only fools know everything.

    491
  10. 1

    When there is no enemy within, the enemies outside cannot hurt you.

    584
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    If you are filled with pride then you'll have no room for wisdom.

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    If you think you're too small to make a difference, you haven't spent a night with a mosquito.

    22
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    A lie has many variations, the truth none.

    26
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    If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.

    26
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    Until the lion learns to write, every story will glorify the hunter.

    26
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    No matter the economy of the jungle, the lion will never eat grass.

    28
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    A wise man never knows all, only fools know everything.

    38
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    The axe forgets what the tree remembers.

    43
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    When there is no enemy within, the enemies outside cannot hurt you.

    46
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    The lion doesn't turn around when the small dog barks.

    59

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