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Chinese Proverb Quotes

On a journey of a hundred miles, ninety is but half way.

Better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.

Only when all contribute their firewood can they build up a strong fire.

Steal a bell with one's ears covered.

There are always ears on the other side of the wall.

If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of sorrow.

Talk doesn't cook rice.

Once bitten by a snake, he/she is scared all his/her life at the mere sight of a rope.

The death of the heart is the saddest thing that can happen to you.

If you wish to know the mind of a man, listen to his words.

Better do a good deed near at home than go far away to burn incense.

You can't expect both ends of a sugar cane are as sweet.

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.

A man grows most tired while standing still.

I hear and I forget, I see and I remember. I do and I understand.