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    Wise Sayings


    The way of a slothful man is as a hedge of thorns.

    Source: Chinese
    The weasel comes to say "Happy New Year!" to the chickens.
    Category: Animals Source: Chinese
    The woman who tells her age is either too young to have anything to lose or too old to have anything to gain.

    Source: Chinese
    There are many paths to the top of the mountain, but the view is always the same.
    Source: Chinese
    There are two perfectly good men, one dead, and the other unborn.

    Source: Chinese
    There are two sides to every question.

    Category: Philosophical Source: Chinese
    There belongs more than whistling to going to plough.

    Category: Philosophical Source: Chinese
    There is no economy in going to bed early to save candles if the result is twins.
    Category: Philosophical Source: Chinese
    Those who despise money will eventually sponge on their friends.

    Category: Friends Source: Chinese
    Though you live near a forest, do not waste firewood.

    Source: Chinese
    To believe in one\'s dreams is to spend all of one\'s life asleep.

    Source: Chinese
    To forget one's ancestor's is to be a brook without a source, a tree without root.

    Source: Chinese
    To get through the hardest journey we need take only one step at a time, but we must keep on stepping.

    Source: Chinese
    To go beyond is as bad as to fall short.

    Source: Chinese
    To know the road ahead, ask those coming back.

    Source: Chinese
    To listen well is as powerful a means of influence as to talk well and is as essential to all true conversation.

    Source: Chinese
    To meet an old friend in a distant country is like the delight of rain after a long drought.

    Source: Chinese
    To open a shop is easy, to keep it open is an art.

    Source: Chinese
    To persecute the unfortunate is like throwing stones on one fallen into a well.

    Source: Chinese
    To talk much and arrive nowhere is the same as climbing a tree to catch a fish.

    Category: Animals Source: Chinese
    To understand your parents' love bear your own children.

    Source: Chinese
    To violate the law is the same crime in the emperor as in the subject.

    Source: Chinese
    Transgressions should never be forgiven a third time.

    Source: Chinese
    Two barrels of tears will not heal a bruise.
    Source: Chinese
    Two good talkers are not worth one good listener.

    Source: Chinese
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