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Only a fool tests the depth of the river with both feet.
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A patient man will eat ripe fruit
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Where there is love there is no darkness.
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You cannot work for food when there is no food for work.
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Don't set sail on someone else's star.
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Without a leader, black ants are confused.
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He who refuses to obey cannot command.
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A healthy person who begs for food is an insult to a generous farmer.
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Getting only a beautiful woman is like planting a vine on the roadside everyone feeds on it.
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If you are filled with pride, then you will have no room for wisdom.
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