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Words are sweet, but they never take the place of food.
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If you want to go quickly, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.
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The most beautiful fig may contain a worm.
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Cooked food is not sold for goats.
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Good words are food, bad words poison.
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The cook does not have to be a beautiful woman.
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The forest not only hides man’s enemies but its full of man’s medicine, healing power and food.
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Roosters’ tail feathers: pretty but always behind.
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Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.
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He who refuses to obey cannot command.
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