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November 9, 2009 at 8:08 am | Posted in Lifescape | Leave a comment

Chinese Proverbs: Crisp and Simple, but Full of Meaning!,

“Quarreling is like cutting water with a sword”.
“A bird does not sing because it has an answer. It sings because it has a song”.
“When the winds of change blow, some people build walls and others build windmills”.
“Tension is who you think you should be. Relaxation is who you are”.

“We count our miseries carefully, and accept our blessings without much thought”..
“Four things can not be called back: the spoken word, the spent arrow, the past life, and the neglected opportunity”.
“With money you can build house and not home”.
“The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials”.
“If you want to know the road ahead, ask those who are coming back”.
“The miracle is not to fly in the air, or to walk on the water, but to walk on the earth”.
“Better to light a candle than to curse the darkness”….

 

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