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You can tell a ripe corn by its look.
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Wisdom is like fire. People take it from others.
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You should not hoard your money and die of hunger.
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Marriage is like a groundnut; you have to crack it to see what is inside.
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He who does not know one thing knows another.
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An army of sheep led by a lion can defeat an army of lions led by a sheep
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It takes a village to raise a child.
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A friend is someone you share the path with.
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Milk and honey have different colors, but they share the same house peacefully.
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Patience is the mother of a beautiful child
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