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    Wise Sayings


    A bride received into the home is like a horse that you have just bought; you break her in by constantly mounting her and continually beating her.
    Source: Chinese
    A chicken is hatched even from such a well-sealed thing as an egg.

    Category: Animals Source: Chinese
    A child's life is like a piece of paper on which every passerby leaves a mark.
    Category: Children Source: Chinese
    A client twixt his attorney and counselor is like a goose twixt two foxes.
    Source: Chinese
    A closed mind is like a closed book; just a block of wood.
    Category: Book Source: Chinese
    A cloth is not woven from a single thread.
    Source: Chinese
    A country where flowers are priced so as to make them a luxury has yet to learn the first principles of civilization.
    Source: Chinese
    A courageous foe is better than a cowardly friend.

    Category: Friends Source: Chinese
    A courtesy much entreated is half recompensed.
    Source: Chinese
    A crisis is an opportunity riding the dangerous wind.
    Source: Chinese
    A day of sorrow is longer than a month of joy.
    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    A dog in desperation will leap over a wall.
    Category: Animals Source: Chinese
    A dog won't forsake his master because of poverty; a son never deserts his mother because of her homely appearance.

    Category: Animals Source: Chinese
    A fall into a ditch makes you wiser.
    Source: Chinese
    A fallen lighthouse is more dangerous than a reef.
    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    A false report rides post.
    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    A flea on top of a bald head.
    Source: Chinese
    A flower cannot blossom without sunshine nor a garden without love.
    Source: Chinese
    A fly before his own eye is bigger than an elephant in the next field.
    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    A frog in a well-shaft seeing the sky.
    Category: Animals Source: Chinese
    A fu purse never lacks freends.
    Category: Friends Source: Chinese
    A fu' sack will tak a clout o' the side.
    Source: Chinese
    A gem is not polished without rubbing, nor a man made perfect without trials.
    Source: Chinese
    A good dog does not block the road.
    Category: Animals Source: Chinese
    A good neighbor is a found treasure.
    Source: Chinese
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