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    Chinese proverb eight

    Unpleasant advice is a good medicine. Until all is over one‘s ambition never dies. Venture a small fish to catch a great one. Virtue is fairer far than beauty. Walls have ears. Wash your dirty linen at home. Water dropping day by day wears th... 
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    Chinese proverb seven

    The more noble, the more humble. The more wit, the less courage. The outsider sees the most of the game. The pen is mightier than the sword. The pot calls the kettle black. There are spots in the sun. There are two sides to every question. There ... 
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    Chinese proverb six

    Proverbs are the daughters of daily experience. Pull the chestnut out of fire. Put the cart before the horse. Put your shoulder to the wheel. Reading enriches the mind. Reading is to the mind while exercise to the body. Respect yourself, or no one... 
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    Chinese proverb five

    Obedience is the first duty of a soldier. Observation is the best teacher. Offense is the best defense. Old friends and old wines are best. Old sin makes new shame. Once a man and twice a child. Once a thief, always a thief. Once bitten, twice shy... 
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    Chinese proverb four

    Like a rat in a hole. Like author, like book. Like father, like son. Like for like. Like knows like. Like mother, like daughter. Like teacher, like pupil. Like tree, like fruit. Little things amuse little minds. Look before you leap. Lookers-on s... 
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    Chinese proverb three

    I cannot be your friend and your flatterer too. If a man deceives me once, shame on him, if he deceives me twice, shame on me. If you make yourself an ass, don‘t complain if people ride you. If your ears glow, someone is talking of you. If you run... 
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    Chinese proverb2

    Each bird love to hear himself sing. Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise. Easier said than done. Easy come, easy go. Eat to live, but not live to eat. Empty vessels make the greatest sound. is good when new, bu... 
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    Chinese proverb

    A bad beginning makes a bad ending. A bad workman always blames his tools. A bird in the hand is worth than two in the bush. A bad thing never dies. A boaster and a liar are cousins-german. A bully is always a coward. A burden of one‘s choice is ... 
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  • Zhi Ji Zhi Bi, Bai Zhan Bai Sheng

    zhī jǐ zhī bǐ , bǎi zhàn bǎi shèng 知 己 知 彼, 百 战 百 胜 Know the enemy, know yourself, and in every battle you will be victorious. 解释 ( paraphrase ) 知道自己的情况也知道对方的情况,哪怕一百次作战也能取得一百次胜利。 这条谚语告诉我们:既要了... 
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  • Zhen Ren Bu Lou Xiang, Lou Xiang Fei Zhen Ren

    zhēn rén bù lòu xiàng, lòu xiàng fēi zhēn rén 真 人 不 露 相, 露 相 非 真 人 A wise head makes a close mouth. 解释 ( paraphrase ) 指得道的人不以形相现于人前。借喻不在人前露脸或暴露身分。 这条谚语强调谦虚是难能可贵的美德,保持低调而不吹嘘炫耀的作... 
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