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

The person who says it cannot be done should not interrupt the person who is doing it. CHINESE PROVERBS

Keep a green tree in your heart and perhaps a singing bird will come. CHINESE PROVERBS

The night hides a world, but reveals a universe. CHINESE PROVERBS



The journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step. CHINESE PROVERBS

Those who say it can not be done, should not interrupt those doing it. CHINESE PROVERBS

I dreamed a thousand new paths. I woke and walked my old one. CHINESE PROVERBS

The best time to plant a tree is twenty years ago. The second best time is now. CHINESE PROVERBS

When wind of changes are blowing, some people will build walls - some will build windmills. CHINESE PROVERBS

Giving your son a skill is better than giving him one thousand pieces of gold. CHINESE PROVERBS

Before you prepare to improve the world, look around your own house three times. CHINESE PROVERBS

Better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness. CHINESE PROVERBS

A genius always presents himself as a fool. CHINESE PROVERBS

The journey is the reward. CHINESE PROVERBS

Man is the head of the family, woman the neck that turns the head. CHINESE PROVERBS

A single conversation across the table with a wise man is worth a month's study of books. CHINESE PROVERBS

Deep doubts, deep wisdom; small doubts, little wisdom. CHINESE PROVERBS

Beauty is the wisdom of women. Wisdom is the beauty of men. CHINESE PROVERBS

Be not afraid of going slowly, be afraid only of standing still. CHINESE PROVERBS

You cannot prevent the birds of sorrow from flying over your head, but you can prevent them from building nests in your hair. CHINESE PROVERBS

A man should choose a friend who is better than himself. There are plenty of acquaintances in the world; but very few real friends. CHINESE PROVERBS

Do not confine your children to your own learning, for they were born in another time. CHINESE PROVERBS

An inch of time cannot be bought with an inch of gold. CHINESE PROVERBS
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The saving man becomes the free man. CHINESE PROVERBS

He who asks a question is a fool for five minutes; he who does not ask a question remains a fool forever. CHINESE PROVERBS

I hear and I forget, I see and I remember. I do and I understand. CHINESE PROVERBS

A gem cannot be polished without friction, nor a man perfected without trials. CHINESE PROVERBS

Clear conscience never fears midnight knocking. CHINESE PROVERBS

The great question is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with failure. CHINESE PROVERBS

In a broken nest there are few whole eggs. CHINESE PROVERBS


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The journey is the reward. CHINESE PROVERBS

The great question is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with failure. CHINESE PROVERBS

If you want 1 year of prosperity, grow grain. If you want 10 years of prosperity, grow trees. If you want 100 years of prosperity, grow people. CHINESE PROVERBS

Everyone pushes a falling fence. CHINESE PROVERBS

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The journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step. CHINESE PROVERBS

I hear and I forget, I see and I remember. I do and I understand. CHINESE PROVERBS

To talk goodness is not good... only to do it is. CHINESE PROVERBS

Better do a good deed near at home than go far away to burn incense. CHINESE PROVERBS

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Man is the head of the family, woman the neck that turns the head. CHINESE PROVERBS

In a broken nest there are few whole eggs. CHINESE PROVERBS

Govern a family as you would cook a small fish -- very gently. CHINESE PROVERBS

All people are your relatives, therefore expect only trouble from them. CHINESE PROVERBS

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A man grows most tired while standing still. CHINESE PROVERBS
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If you suspect a man, don't employ him, and if you employ him, don't suspect him. CHINESE PROVERBS
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Do not employ handsome servants. CHINESE PROVERBS
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A genius always presents himself as a fool. CHINESE PROVERBS

A single conversation across the table with a wise man is worth a month's study of books. CHINESE PROVERBS

Deep doubts, deep wisdom; small doubts, little wisdom. CHINESE PROVERBS

Beauty is the wisdom of women. Wisdom is the beauty of men. CHINESE PROVERBS

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The fire you kindle for your enemy often burns yourself more than him. CHINESE PROVERBS

A wise man makes his own decisions, an ignorant man follows the public opinion. CHINESE PROVERBS

Learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere. CHINESE PROVERBS

We count our miseries carefully, and accept our blessings without much thought. CHINESE PROVERBS



Happiness is like a sunbeam, which the least shadow intercepts, while adversity is often as the rain of spring. CHINESE PROVERBS

Don't open a shop unless you like to smile. CHINESE PROVERBS

If you wish to know the mind of a man, listen to his words. CHINESE PROVERBS

If you want 1 year of prosperity, grow grain. If you want 10 years of prosperity, grow trees. If you want 100 years of prosperity, grow people. CHINESE PROVERBS

Great souls have wills; feeble ones have only wishes. CHINESE PROVERBS
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Better a diamond with a flaw than a pebble without one. CHINESE PROVERBS

With true friends... even water drunk together is sweet enough. CHINESE PROVERBS

There are two perfectly good men, one dead, and the other unborn. CHINESE PROVERBS

When men speak of the future, the Gods laugh. CHINESE PROVERBS

When you cease to strive to understand, then you will know without understanding. CHINESE PROVERBS

In the midst of great joy, do not promise anyone anything. In the midst of great anger, do not answer anyone's letter. CHINESE PROVERBS

To talk goodness is not good... only to do it is. CHINESE PROVERBS

Govern a family as you would cook a small fish -- very gently. CHINESE PROVERBS

If we do not change our direction, we are likely to end up where we are headed. CHINESE PROVERBS
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Insanity is doing the same thing in the same way and expecting a different outcome. CHINESE PROVERBS

If you must play, decide upon three things at the start: the rules of the game, the stakes, and the quitting time. CHINESE PROVERBS

Give a man a fish and he will eat for a day. Teach a man to fish and he will eat for the rest of his life. CHINESE PROVERBS

Who is not satisfied with himself will grow; who is not sure of his own correctness will learn many things. CHINESE PROVERBS

If your strength is small, don't carry heavy burdens. If your words are worthless, don't give advice. CHINESE PROVERBS

Pleasure for one hour, a bottle of wine. Pleasure for one year a marriage; but pleasure for a lifetime, a garden. CHINESE PROVERBS

If you stand straight, do not fear a crooked shadow. CHINESE PROVERBS

Habits are cobwebs at first; cables at last. CHINESE PROVERBS

To understand your parents' love you must raise children yourself. CHINESE PROVERBS

The tongue can paint what the eye can't see. CHINESE PROVERBS

At the gambling table, there are no fathers and sons. CHINESE PROVERBS

The beginning of wisdom is to call things by their right names. CHINESE PROVERBS

A man grows most tired while standing still. CHINESE PROVERBS
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Do not use a hatchet to remove a fly from your friend's forehead. CHINESE PROVERBS

Never do anything standing that you can do sitting, or anything sitting that you can do lying down. CHINESE PROVERBS

To be uncertain is to be uncomfortable, but to be certain is to be ridiculous. CHINESE PROVERBS

The palest ink lasts longer than the most retentive memory. CHINESE PROVERBS

The grandfather builds the Empire, the father squanders the Empire, and the son loses the Empire. CHINESE PROVERBS

What is told into the ear of a man is often heard a hundred miles away. CHINESE PROVERBS

One never needs their humor as much a when they argue with a fool. CHINESE PROVERBS

The greatest conqueror is he who overcomes the enemy without a blow. CHINESE PROVERBS

The superior doctor prevents sickness; The mediocre doctor attends to impending sickness; The inferior doctor treats actual sickness; CHINESE PROVERBS

Experience is a comb which nature gives to men when they are bald. CHINESE PROVERBS

All people are your relatives, therefore expect only trouble from them. CHINESE PROVERBS

Teachers open the door, but you must enter by yourself. CHINESE PROVERBS

If you suspect a man, don't employ him, and if you employ him, don't suspect him. CHINESE PROVERBS
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Climb mountains to see lowlands. CHINESE PROVERBS

One step at a time is good walking. CHINESE PROVERBS

Better do a good deed near at home than go far away to burn incense. CHINESE PROVERBS

The woman who tells her age is either too young to have anything to lose or too old to have anything to gain. CHINESE PROVERBS
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Life is a dream walking death is a going home. CHINESE PROVERBS

Those who do not study are only cattle dressed up in men's clothes. CHINESE PROVERBS

Sour, sweet, bitter, pungent, all must be tasted. CHINESE PROVERBS

People live like birds in the woods: When the time comes, each must take flight. CHINESE PROVERBS

If you want happiness for an hour -- take a nap. If you want happiness for a day -- go fishing. If you want happiness for a month -- get married. If you want happiness for a year -- inherit a fortune. If you want happiness for a lifetime -- help someone else. CHINESE PROVERBS

One dog barks at something, the rest bark at him. CHINESE PROVERBS

Respect for ones parents is the highest duty of civil life. CHINESE PROVERBS

Better to light a candle than to curse the darkness. CHINESE PROVERBS
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Sow much, reap much; sow little, reap little. CHINESE PROVERBS

Your friend has a friend; don't tell him. CHINESE PROVERBS

To climb a tree to catch a fish is talking much and doing nothing. CHINESE PROVERBS

With virtue you can't be entirely poor; without virtue you can't really be rich. CHINESE PROVERBS

Biggest profits mean gravest risks. CHINESE PROVERBS

A hundred men may make an encampment, but it takes a woman to make a home. CHINESE PROVERBS

Of all the thirty-six alternatives, running away is best. CHINESE PROVERBS

When we have nothing to worry about we are not doing much, and not doing much may supply us with plenty of future worries. CHINESE PROVERBS

If you get up one more time than you fall you will make it through. CHINESE PROVERBS
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Be not afraid of growing slowly be afraid of standing still CHINESE PROVERBS

He who sacrifices his conscience to ambition burns a picture to obtain the ashes. CHINESE PROVERBS

A great fortune depends on luck, a small one on diligence. CHINESE PROVERBS

One joy scatters a hundred grieves. CHINESE PROVERBS
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Those who have free seats at a play hiss first. CHINESE PROVERBS

Great doubts deep wisdom. Small doubts little wisdom. CHINESE PROVERBS

Enough shovels of earth -- a mountain. Enough pails of water -- a river. CHINESE PROVERBS

Man who waits for roast duck to fly into mouth must wait very, very long time. CHINESE PROVERBS

A maker of idols is never an idolater. CHINESE PROVERBS

With time and patience the mulberry leaf becomes a silk gown. CHINESE PROVERBS

If heaven made him, earth can find some use for him. CHINESE PROVERBS
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The longer the night lasts, the more our dreams will be. CHINESE PROVERBS

Everyone pushes a falling fence. CHINESE PROVERBS

If fortune smiles, who doesn't? If fortune doesn't, who does? CHINESE PROVERBS

If I keep a green bough in my heart, the singing bird will come. CHINESE PROVERBS

When planning for a year, plant corn. When planning for a decade, plant trees. When planning for life, train and educate people. CHINESE PROVERBS

Ceremony is the smoke of friendship. CHINESE PROVERBS

The palest ink is better than the best memory. CHINESE PROVERBS
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The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now. CHINESE PROVERBS

Riches: A dream in the night. Fame: A gull floating on water. CHINESE PROVERBS
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If you are poor, though you dwell in the busy marketplace, no one will inquire about you; if you are rich, though you dwell in the heart of the mountains, you will have distant relatives. CHINESE PROVERBS
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Think of your own faults the first part of the night when you are awake, and of the faults of others the latter part of the night when you are asleep. CHINESE PROVERBS

Do not employ handsome servants. CHINESE PROVERBS
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Tension is who you think you should be. Relaxation is who you are. CHINESE PROVERBS

A wise man makes his own decisions but an ignorant man follows the public opinion. CHINESE PROVERBS

A single conversation across the table with a wise person is worth a month's study of books. CHINESE PROVERBS

If you don't want anyone to know, don't do it. CHINESE PROVERBS

Life is like an echo, what you send out comes back. CHINESE PROVERBS
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He will win who knows when to fight and when not to fight. CHINESE PROVERBS
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