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The forest not only hides man’s enemies but its full of man’s medicine, healing power and food.
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The one who loves an unsightly person is the one who makes him beautiful.
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Money is sharper than the sword.
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Where there are experts there will be no lack of learners
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Wine, women and food give gladness to the heart.
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Hold a true friend with both hands. 
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A beautiful one hurts the heart.
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One spoon of soup in need has more value than a pot of soup when we have an abundance of food.
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Don't set sail on someone else's star.
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Peace does not make a good ruler.
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