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Sitting quietly, doing nothing, spring comes and the grass grows by itself.
ZEN PROVERB
Sitting quietly, doing nothing, spring comes, and the grass grows by itself
ZEN PROVERB
Sitting quietly, doing nothing, Spring comes, and the grass grows, by itself.
MATSUO BASHō
When spring comes the grass grows by itself.
TAO TE CHING
Nothing comes sailing by itself.
ALEXANDER DALE OEN
The tighter you squeeze, the less you have. The best leaders of all, the people know not they ...
MA-TSU
Grass grows by inches but it's killed by feet.
GEORGE THOMA
Hard to restrain, unstable is this mind; it flits wherever it lists. Good it is to control the mind....
GAUTAMA BUDDHA
The love of money grows as the money itself grows.
JUVENAL
Do you have a personal mantra? Mine comes from a childhood song.

"Wherever I go the gras...
RICHIE NORTON
Just fancy! One can hear and see the grass growing,' thought Levin, as he noticed wet slate-coloured...
LEO TOLSTOY
Sitting on the airplane and looking out the window was terrible, ... And three days of doing nothing...
DAVID BROOKS
Sitting on the airplane and looking out the window was terrible, ... And three days of doing nothing...
DAVID BROOKS
My first job was cutting grass. In Miami, this grass grows everywhere. You just get the lawn mower o...
BARRY JENKINS
The infinite is in the finite of every instant
ZEN PROVERB
Money comes and goes; morality comes and grows.
SRI SATHYA SAI BABA
As the flower blooms in spring, compassion grows in mindfulness.
AMIT RAY
I get bored sitting at home and doing nothing. This will keep me occupied.
CHUCK JAMES
Waiting is different than sitting. When you are waiting, you're hoping. When you are sitting, you're...
ANNA BANANA
We know that the faster grass grows the more you dilute the uptake of trace elements.
GILLIAN BUTLER
It's just a job. Grass grows, birds fly, waves pound the sand. I beat people up.
MUHAMMAD ALI
I like to open for a band as it brings on sort of a challenge and it makes things more interesting. ...
KELLY JONES
A true Zen saying: "Nothing is what I want.
FRANK ZAPPA
There is nothing more lonely than an action taken quietly on your own, and nothing more comforting t...
JOSEPH FINK
Nothing is as burdensome as a secret. French Proverb
FRENCH PROVERB
A vegetable garden in the beginning looks so promising and then after all little by little it grows ...
GERTRUDE STEIN
A strong personal philosophy does more than sustain us through the tragedies of life. It also stains...
CHRIS PRENTISS
Cunning grows in deceit at seeing itself discovered, and tries to deceive with truth itself.
BALTASAR GRACIáN
What cultural revolutionaries do not seem to grasp is that, far from being a grass-roots art form th...
ELLEN WILLIS
Nothing is as burdensome as a secret. French Proverb
FRENCH PROVERB
The answers are never "out there." All the answers are "in there," inside you, waiting to be discove...
CHRIS PRENTISS
I'm sitting here doing nothing but ageing while my guitar gently weeps
GEORGE HARRISON
I don't feel like sitting around doing nothing would benefit me.
CALVIN JOHNSON
Teenagers have to discover the product. (Then) they tell their friends and it grows through a grass ...
WALT DISNEY
Nothing ever becomes real till experienced – even a proverb is no proverb until your life has illu...
JOHN KEATS
The spring has sprung, the grass is rizz. I wonder where them birdies is?
WINNIE THE POOH
I wanted nothing for free.
Nothing came for free at our place anyway.
MARKUS ZUSAK
The self-refinery of Buddhism does not lie in the form of exercise. Not all people sitting in a lotu...
ZHANG JIANMIN'S
If you want to relax, watch the clouds pass by if you're laying on the grass, or sit in front of...
MIRANDA KERR
Nothing's going to come to you by sitting around and waiting for it.
ZOE KAZAN
I'm OK being bored on the sidelines. If I'm sitting at practice doing nothing, then it's a good day.
LISA COX
We bury love; Forgetfulness grows over it like grass: That is a thing to weep for, not the dead
ALEXANDER SMITH
I'm thankful to be breathing, on this side of the grass. Whatever comes, comes.
RON PERLMAN
It's just a job. Grass grows, birds fly, waves pound the sand. I beat people up.
MUHAMMAD ALI
Never jump to conclusions, always let things happen on their own, don't cut the grass before it grow...
COSMIN CONSTANTIN M.
We bury love, Forgetfulness grows over it like grass; That is a thing to weep for, not the dea...
ALEXANDER SMITH
We bury love; Forgetfulness grows over it like grass: That is a thing to weep for, not the dead.
ALEXANDER SMITH
We bury love; Forgetfulness grows over it like grass: That is a thing to weep for, not the dead
ALEXANDER SMITH
A proverb and a by-word among all people,
BIBLE
And the spring comes slowly up this way.
SAMUEL TAYLOR COLERIDGE
It is not the grain of grass that will decide mans future but the bullet that comes from the barrel ...
DEAN IBERHYSAJ
Criticism is something we can avoid easily by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing
ARISTOTLE
I have got little feet because nothing grows in the shade
DOLLY PARTON
Romance only comes into existence where love is fatal, frowned upon and doomed by life itself.
DENIS DE ROUGEMONT
Criticism is something we can avoid easily by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing
ARISTOTLE
Nothing ever becomes real till it is experienced -- even a proverb is no proverb to you till your li...
JOHN KEATS
All work is as seed sown; it grows and spreads, and sows itself anew.
THOMAS CARLYLE
The masculine grows by challenge but the feminine grows by praise
DAVID DEIDA
I was reminded of a proverb: 'When a clay Buddha statue sails across the river, it can hardly protec...
QIU XIAOLONG
Stop running from me and listen. I do want you. I want you even knowing if I marry you, I’ve got a...
LISA KLEYPAS
I was a linear thinker, and according to Zen linear thinking is nothing but a delusion, one of the m...
PHIL KNIGHT
Live quietly in the moment and see the beauty of all before you. The future will take care of itself...
PARAMAHANSA YOGANANDA
Without hard work, nothing grows but weeds.
GORDON B. HINCKLEY
NOTHING GROWS WELL IN THE SHADE OF A BIG TREE.
G. RAGUNATHAN.
Burn down your cities and leave our farms, and your cities will spring up again as if by magic; but ...
WILLIAM JENNINGS BRYAN
There once was this Zen master sitting on a small stone bench, studying his small Japanese rock gard...
YVON CHOUINARD
HELLO! Look at me. HELLO! I am so ZEN. This is BLOOD. This is NOTHING. Hello. Everything is nothing,...
CHUCK PALAHNIUK
Teen-agers have to discover the product. (Then) they tell their friends and it grows through a grass...
WALT DISNEY
When it comes to doing good things for others, some people will stop at nothing.
DALE E TURNER
Having faith in God did not mean sitting back and doing nothing. It meant believing you would find s...
KEN FOLLETT
We're very low-key, very grass roots, ... It's a group that works very quietly, yet efficiently, con...
PAT BROWN
Personally, I have nothing against work, particularly when performed, quietly and unobtrusively, by ...
BARBARA EHRENREICH
Moral excellence comes about as a result of habit. We become just by doing just acts, temperate by d...
ARISTOTLE
Fall, it?s the leaves, it?s the mold, it?s the pollen. Spring it?s the grass and the trees. Dust is ...
MARJORIE CRABTREE
Doing the good deeds is like the grass in the garden. You don't see it growth, but, it does by days....
BUDDHA
Doing the good deeds is like the grass in the garden. You don't see it growth, but, it does by days....
BUDDHA
And I like to think we've come as far as we have by word-of-mouth marketing, by understanding where ...
GLEN SNOW
Personally, I have nothing against work, particularly when performed, quietly and unobtrusively, by ...
BARBARA EHRENREICH
Nothing is to be used as itself, for itself.
SRI SATHYA SAI BABA
Give evil nothing to oppose
and it will disappear by itself.
LAO TZU
The real estate market has always adjusted itself and it will do so again this spring.
ED GARRIS
My silence does not mean that I don't care or I have nothing to say. It quietly whispers that one da...
STACY MADDOX
By philosophy the mind of man comes to itself, and from henceforth rests on itself without foreign a...
JOHANN GOTTLIEB FICHTE
The only Zen you find on tops of mountains is the Zen you bring there
ROBERT M. PIRSIG
Dreams are the seeds of change. Nothing ever grows without a seed, and nothing ever changes without ...
DEBBY BOONE
The only risk we run, ... is by doing nothing.
BRIAN HIGGINS
A miser grows rich by seeming poor. An extravagant man grows poor by seeming rich.
WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE
Nothing, she now knew, could be defined in exclusion, and every bug, pencil, and grass blade was a d...
ANTHONY MARRA
Progress, real progress, makes me cry harder than anything. When the world itself grows.
KATE MCKINNON
A miser grows rich by seeming poor; an extravagant man grows poor by seeming rich.
WILLIAM SHENSTONE
Pleasure is a by-product of doing something that is worth doing. Therefore, do not seek pleasure as ...
A. LAWRENCE LOWELL
I said nothing—I hadn’t known Marya, and anyway, “listening quietly” was my general social s...
JOHN GREEN
Living creatures are nourished by food, and food is nourished by rain; rain itself is the water of l...
BHAGAVAD GITA
Science, like nothing else among the institutions of mankind, grows like a weed every year. Art is s...
KARY MULLIS
Slow buds the pink dawn like a rose From out night's gray and cloudy sheath; Softly and still it gro...
SUSAN COOLIDGE
If you own your own home free and clear, people will often refer to you as a fool. All that money si...
ANTHONY HSIEH
There is nothing so nice as doing good by stealth and being found out by accident.
CHARLES LAMB
In my hut this spring, there is nothing - there is everything!
EDEN PHILLPOTTS
Evil is nourished and grows by concealment.
VIRGIL
There's nothing better than hugging trees and rolling over the grass.
PRAVIN PRAJAPATI

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He who walks with the lame learns how to limp.
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A dog that barks much is never a good hunter.
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No bees, no honey; no work, no money.
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The secret of life is not to do what you like, but to like what you do.
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If youth but had the knowledge and old age the strength.
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Do not protect yourself by a fence, but rather by your friends.
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The time to make friends is before you need them.
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It is prosperity that gives us friends, adversity that proves them.
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A friend is someone who doesn't like the same people you do.
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Be slow in choosing a friend, but slower in changing him.
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Necessity unites.
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The only thing we learn from new elections is we learned nothing from the old.
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The gods sell all things at a fair price.
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Nothing is more elegant than ready money!
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You can't take it with you when you go.
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After a rich man gets rich, his next ambition is to get richer.
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The wise person has long ears and a short tongue.
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Even though you know a thousand things, ask the man who knows one.
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A truth spoken before its time is dangerous.
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It is the truth that irritates a person.
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Truth fears nothing but concealment.
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The one who wills is the one who can.
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It is bad luck to fall out of a thirteenth story window on Friday.
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Now is the watchword of the wise.
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Who has a trade may go anywhere.
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Make peace with man and war with your sins.
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A silent mouth is melodious.
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When at a loss how to go on, cough.
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The less people think the more they talk.
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Speak little and to the purpose.
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God likes help when helping people.
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When we don't have what we like, we must like what we have.
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One is rated by others as he rates himself.
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Kings have many ears and eyes.
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A secret between two is God's secret, between three is all men s.
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Revenge converts a little right into a great wrong.
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Rebuke with soft words and hard arguments.
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The while we keep a man waiting, he reflects on our shortcomings.
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Short prayers reach heaven.
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Where there are no tigers, a wild cat is very self-important.
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Poverty is a wonderful thing. It sticks to a man after all his friends have forsaken him.
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A poor man is all schemes.
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One of these days, is none of these days.
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There are no greater promisers than those who have nothing to give.
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When fortune knocks open the door.
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Patience is the key to paradise.
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Nature surpasses nurture.
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When money speaks the truth is silent.
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First secure an independent income, then practice virtue.
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Marry for money, my little sonny, a rich man's joke is always funny.
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Silent men like still waters, are deep and dangerous.
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When you are right no one remembers; when you are wrong no one forgets.
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One lives in the world's memory only by what they have done in the world's behalf.
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He who lives by medical prescriptions lives miserably.
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Quackery has no friend like gullibility.
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No wonder lasts over three days.
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Choose your wife as you wish your children to be.
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A good wife and health is a mans best wealth.
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Contraries are cured by contraries.
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Where the law is uncertain there is no law.
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Fools and obstinate men make lawyers rich.
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A good lawyer is a bad neighbor.
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When a blind man bears the standard, pity those who follow.
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Towards evening the lazy person begins to get busy.
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It's good to be clever, but not to show it.
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We all end up in a single bed sooner or later.
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Better to ask a question than to remain ignorant.
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A hundred years cannot repair a moment's loss of honor.
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Ease and honor are seldom bedfellows.
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He makes his home where the living is best.
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Hygiene is two thirds of health.
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Man is harder than iron, stronger than stone and more fragile than a rose.
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A heart in love with beauty never grows old.
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Not the glittering weapon fights the fight, but rather the hero's heart.
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Good habits result from resisting temptation.
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He declares himself guilty who justifies himself before accusation.
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Every man for himself and God for us all.
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Grief is light that is capable of counsel.
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Without grace beauty is an unabated hook.
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Whoever gossips to you will gossip about you.
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In bad fortune hold out, in good hold in.
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He that is born to be hanged shall never be drowned.
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One must either be the hammer or the anvil.
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You cannot be lost on a road that is straight.
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Fire is never a gentle master
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Practice what you preach.
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Weave in faith and God will find the thread.
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Who has never tasted what is bitter does not know what is sweet.
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By bravely enduring it, an evil which cannot be avoided is overcome
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If a job's worth doing, it's worth doing well.
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An arch never sleeps.
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A friend to everybody and to nobody is the same thing.
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Doubt is the key to knowledge.
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When difficulties are overcome they begin blessing.
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Who loves well, chastises well.
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They say is often a great liar.
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The community of living is the carriage of the Lord.
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Communism is a cow of many; well milked and badly fed.
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Under Capitalism, man exploits man. Under Communism, it's exactly the opposite.
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Think of many things, do only one.
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Las cosas claras y el chocolate espeso.
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A rich child often sits in a poor mothers lap.
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There is nothing certain, but the uncertain.
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Beware of silent dogs and still waters.
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Buying is cheaper than asking.
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A bit of fragrance always clings to the hand that gives you roses.
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The charitable give out the door and God puts it back through the window.
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To change and change for the better are two different things
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Two dogs strive for a bone and the third one runs off with it.
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From our ancestors come our names from our virtues our honor.
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He who is slow to anger has great understanding, but he who has a hasty temper exalts folly.
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There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
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The wrath of brothers is fierce and devilish.
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Give neither counsel or salt till you are asked for it.
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To advise is easier than to help.
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You can't drive straight on a twisting lane.
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Good advice is beyond all price.
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To believe a thing is impossible is to make it so.
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The beginning is the half of every action.
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Beauty is a good letter of introduction.
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It is not the horse that draws the cart, but the oats.
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If the young knew and the old could, there is nothing that couldn't be done.
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The early bird gets the worm.
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Where one is wise two are happy.
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A light heart lives long.
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In the morning of life, work; in the mid day give council; in the evening, pray.
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A heart that loves is always young.
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