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    Wise Sayings


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    Present to the eye, present to the mind.

    Source: Chinese
    Priests return to the temple, merchants to the shop.

    Source: Chinese
    Pure gold does not fear the smelter.
    Source: Chinese
    Raise your sail one foot and you get ten feet of wind.
    Source: Chinese
    Rare commodities are worth more than good.

    Source: Chinese
    Rather once cry your heart out than always sigh.

    Source: Chinese
    Rats know the way of rats.

    Category: Animals Source: Chinese
    Reform a gambler . . . cure leprosy.

    Source: Chinese
    Rein in the horse at the edge of the cliff.

    Category: Animals Source: Chinese
    Reshape one's foot to try to fit into a new shoe.

    Source: Chinese
    Rich men accumulate money; the poor accumulate years.

    Source: Chinese
    Rich not gaudy.

    Category: Wealth Source: Chinese
    Riches add to the house, virtues to the man.

    Category: Wealth Source: Chinese
    Riches: a dream in the night; fame: a gull floating on water.

    Category: Wealth Source: Chinese
    Rivers and mountains may change; human nature, never.

    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    Rotten wood cannot be carved.

    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    Rule the roost.

    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    Runaway son, a shining jewel; runaway daughter, tarnished.

    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    Scholars talk books, butchers talk pigs.
    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    Schoolmaster, stick to your books; farmer, to your pigs.

    Category: Wisdom Source: Chinese
    Seeking fish? Don't dive in the pond; go home and get a net.

    Category: Animals Source: Chinese
    Sending charcoal in the snow is better than adding flowers to a brocade.

    Source: Chinese
    Silly toad: planning a meal of goose!

    Category: Animals Source: Chinese
    Sit atop the mountain and watch the tigers fight.

    Category: Animals Source: Chinese
    Slander cannot destroy an honest man: when the flood recedes the rock is there.

    Category: Animals Source: Chinese
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