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  • James Ray
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • William Hone
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    Wise Sayings


    It is the beautiful bird which gets caged.

    Source: Chinese
    It takes little effort to watch a man carry a load.

    Source: Chinese
    It's as difficult to be rich without bragging as it is to be poor without complaining.

    Source: Chinese
    It's your own lantern; don't poke holes in the paper.
    Source: Chinese
    Jade and men, both are sharpened by bitter tools.

    Source: Chinese
    Jam tomorrow and jam yesterday, but never jam today.

    Source: Chinese
    Judge not the horse by his saddle.

    Category: Animals Source: Chinese
    Just as tall trees are known by their shadows, so are good men known by their enemies.
    Source: Chinese
    Just scales and full measure injure no man.

    Source: Chinese
    Keep your broken arm inside your sleeve.

    Source: Chinese
    Keep your chin up.
    Source: Chinese
    Kill a chicken before a monkey.

    Category: Animals Source: Chinese
    Kill one to warn a hundred.

    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    Kill the chicken to frighten the monkey.

    Category: Animals Source: Chinese
    Know thyself to know others, for heart beats like heart.
    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    Large demands on oneself and little demands on others keep resentment at bay.

    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    Laws control the lesser man; right conduct controls the greater one.

    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    Learn to handle a writing-brush and you'll never handle a begging-bowl.

    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    Learning is a weightless treasure you always carry easy.

    Source: Chinese
    Learning is like rowing upstream: not to advance is to drop back.

    Source: Chinese
    Learning is treasure no thief can touch.

    Source: Chinese
    Learning is weightless, treasure you can always carry easily.

    Source: Chinese
    Leave a bit of the tail to whisk off flies.

    Source: Chinese
    Let him who does not know what war is go to war.

    Source: Chinese
    Life is partly what we make it, and partly what it is made by the friends whom we choose.

    Source: Chinese
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