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    Wise Sayings


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    Nature is better than a middling doctor.

    Source: Chinese
    Nature, time and patience are the three great physicians.

    Source: Chinese
    Never answer a letter while you are angry.
    Category: Anger Source: Chinese
    Never argue with a man who buys ink by the barrel.

    Category: Anger Source: Chinese
    Never do anything standing that you can do sitting, or anything sitting that you can do lying down.
    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    Never try to catch two frogs with one hand.
    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    No matter how stout one beam, it cannot support a house.

    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    No matter how tall the mountain, it cannot block out the sun.

    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    No medicines can cure the vulgar man.

    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    No melon-peddler cries: Bitter melons! No wine-dealer says: Sour wine!

    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    No mill, no meal.

    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    No wind, no waves.
    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    No wisdom like silence.
    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    Not wine . . . men intoxicate themselves; not vice . . . men entice themselves.
    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    O eggs, never fight with stones!

    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    O man, you who do not live a hundred years, why fret a thousand minutes?

    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    Of a good beginning cometh a good end.

    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    Of all meat in the world drink goes down the best.

    Category: Food Source: Chinese
    Of all the thirty-six alternatives, running away is the best.
    Source: Chinese
    Often one finds one's destiny just where one hides to avoid it.

    Source: Chinese
    On entering a country, ask what is forbidden, on entering a village, ask what are the customs, on entering a private house, ask what should not be mentioned.

    Source: Chinese
    Once bitten by a snake, he is scared all his life at the mere sight of a rope.

    Category: Animals Source: Chinese
    Once on a tiger's back it is hard to alight.

    Category: Animals Source: Chinese
    One can care little for man, but we need a friend.
    Category: Friends Source: Chinese
    One cannot manage too many affairs; like pumpkins in water, one pops up while you try to hold down the other.
    Source: Chinese
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