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Words are sweet, but they never take the place of food.
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Why they like an ugly person takes long for a beautiful person to know.
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A family tie is like a tree, it can bend but it cannot break.
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Confiding a secret to an unworthy person is like carrying grain in a bag with a hole.
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If you give bad food to your stomach, it drums for you to dance.
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Greatness and beauty do not belong to the gods alone.
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The impotent man does not eat spicy foods.
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One who plants grapes by the road side, and one who marries a pretty woman, share the same problem.
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A spider’s cobweb isn’t only its sleeping spring but also its food trap.
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Sticks in a bundle are unbreakable.
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