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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.
A man keeps another's secret better than he does his own. A woman, on the other hand, keeps her own better than another's.
Keep in mind that the true measure of an individual is how he treats a person who can do him absolutely no good.
I'm the one that has to die when it's time for me to die, so let me live my life, the way I want to.
You never know what life is like, until you have lived it.
You have to live your life according to what comforts you, not what the rest of your family thinks you ought to be doing.