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In the moment of crisis, the wise build bridges and the foolish build dams.
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He who learns, teaches.
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Knowledge is like a garden: If it is not cultivated, it cannot be harvested”. If the person does not fill up his knowledge, he will never be able to apply the one he already knows.
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Even the mightest eagle comes down to the tree tops to rest.
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Dogs do not actually prefer bones to meat; it is just that no one ever gives them meat.
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Do not call the forest that shelters you a jungle.
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Where there are experts there will be no lack of learners
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Love never gets lost it’s only kept.
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He who thinks he is leading and has no one following him is only taking a walk.
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If you don't stand for something, you will fall for something
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