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.
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.