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Hold a true friend with both hands.
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He who receives a gift does not measure.
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The best of mankind is a farmer; the best food is fruit.
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Do not call to a dog with a whip in your hand.
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If you give bad food to your stomach, it drums for you to dance.
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Eat when the food is ready; speak when the time is right
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Two ants do not fail to pull one grasshopper.
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There is no fool who is disowned by his family.
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The fool speaks, the wise man listens.
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A leader who does not take advice is not a leader.
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