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Flattery's fire is hidden. Its sweet taste is apparent, but the smoke is bound to come out at last.
Greed makes man blind and foolish, and makes him an easy prey for death.
You have mourned over others; now sit down for a while and weep over your own self.
Place a padlock on your throat and hide the key.
Be full of sorrow, that you may become hill of joy; weep, that you may break into laughter.
Snake's poison is life to the snake; it is in relation to man that it means "death."
In Winter the bare boughs that seem to sleep Work covertly, preparing for their Spring.
'Tis easy to break an idol, very easy: to regard the self as easy to subdue is folly, folly.
The Past, the Future, O dear, is from you; you should regard both these as one.
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
Once you can accept the universe as matter expanding into nothing that is something, wearing stripes with plaid comes easy.
Some people think it's holding on that makes one strong. Sometimes it's letting go.
Every day should be passed as if it were to be our last.
Keep in mind that the true measure of an individual is how he treats a person who can do him absolutely no good.