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Money can turn a lowly worm into a mighty dragon.
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Frugality makes one independent.
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With time and patience the mulberry leaf becomes a silk gown.
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If one is in harmony with his family, he has found the secret of success.
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When the emperor makes a mistake, all the people suffer.
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It is often the busiest person who has time to spare.
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Never write a letter while you are angry.
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Ingenuity lights the path to success.
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To be trusted is to be loved.
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Tiger and deer do not walk together.
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To buy a quarrel, lend money to a friend.
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The wise make good use of prosperity.
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A person's character will determine his destiny.
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The state of the nation is reflected in the home.
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If the wind comes from an empty cave, it's not without a reason.
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An idle story can quickly become fact in the mouth of hundreds.
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Be just to all, but trust not all.
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Do not think any vice trivial, and so practice it. Do not think any virtue trivial, and so
neglect it.
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Adapt the remedy to the disease.
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To tell only half the truth is to give life to a new lie.
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Avoiding conflict is also a victory.
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See the wind, turn the rudder.
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Do not build what is permanent upon the sand.
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Reading ten thousands of books is not as useful as travelling ten thousand miles.
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Do not judge a person until the lid of his coffin is closed.
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There is no poverty where there is character, and no wealth or honor where character is
missing.
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Follow the good and learn their ways.
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Indecision hinders luck and fortune.
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When you drink the water of the spring be thankful for the source.
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A noble ancestry cannot guarantee a noble character.
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The heart of a little child is like the heart of Buddha.
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When the itch is inside the boot, scratching outside provides little consolation.
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If one morning you make a false step, a hundred lifetimes cannot redeem it.
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Cavalry horses delight in battle.
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Responsibility is the price of leadership.
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Fight only when you can win; move away when you cannot.
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If the string is long, the kite flies high.
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When the cat has gone, the rats come out to stretch themselves.
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One who oppresses others is always a coward.
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Great thoughts can become great deeds.
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