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If you want 1 year of prosperity, grow grain. If you want 10 years of prosperity, grow trees. If you want 100 years of prosperity, grow people.

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One joy scatters a hundred grieves.

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A hundred men may make an encampment, but it takes a woman to make a home.

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A great fortune depends on luck, a small one on diligence.

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Your friend has a friend; don't tell him.

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Better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.

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Man who waits for roast duck to fly into mouth must wait very, very long time.

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To talk goodness is not good... only to do it is.

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Talk doesn't cook rice.

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He who sacrifices his conscience to ambition burns a picture to obtain the ashes.

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