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Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors
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You should know what’s being cooked in the kitchen otherwise you might eat a forbidden food.
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Three things cause sorrow to flee; water, green trees, and a beautiful face.
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The chicken that digs for food will not sleep hungry
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One must talk little and listen much. 
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It is only a stupid cow that rejoices at the prospect of being taken to a beautiful abattoir.
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Patience is the mother of a beautiful child.
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One cannot both feast and become rich.
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When you follow in the path of your father, you learn to walk like him.
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Cooked food is not sold for goats.
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