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If you are looking for a fly in your food it means that you are full.
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He who is destined for power does not have to fight for it.
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The beauty of a woman becomes useless if there is no one to admire it.
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If the cockroach wants to rule over the chicken, then it must hire the fox as a body-guard.
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A single stick may smoke, but it will not burn.
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A united family eats from the same plate.
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For tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today
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Love never gets lost it’s only kept.
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The hyena with a cub does not consume all the available food.
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Patience is the mother of a beautiful child
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