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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.
The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.
The first time someone shows you who they are, believe them.
Keep in mind that the true measure of an individual is how he treats a person who can do him absolutely no good.
It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone.
You have to live your life according to what comforts you, not what the rest of your family thinks you ought to be doing.