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If you don't stand for something, you will fall for something
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He who eats another mans food will have his own food eaten by others.
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A single bracelet does not jingle.
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Two ants do not fail to pull one grasshopper.
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A single stick may smoke, but it will not burn.
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It takes a village to raise a child.
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If you see a man in a gown eating with a man in rags, the food belongs to the latter.
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When a king has good counselors, his reign is peaceful.
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Even the best cooking pot will not produce food
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Do not look where you fell, but where you slipped.
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