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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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One who plants grapes by the road side, and one who marries a pretty woman, share the same problem.
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Love never gets lost it’s only kept.
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By crawling a child learns to stand.
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When a king has good counselors, his reign is peaceful.
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A cutting word is worse than a bowstring, a cut may heal, but the cut of the tongue does not
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There can be no peace without understanding.
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Advice is a stranger; if he’s welcome he stays for the night; if not, he leaves the same day.
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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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Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.
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