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631
Do not count your chickens before they are hatched.
767
I will have nought to do with a man who can blow hot and cold with the same breath.
717
While I see many hoof marks going in, I see none coming out. It is easier to get into the enemy's toils than out again.
719
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
609
It is not only fine feathers that make fine birds.
577
Slow and steady wins the race.
542
Thinking to get at once all the gold the goose could give, he killed it and opened it only to find - nothing.
568
Self-conceit may lead to self-destruction.
435
Familiarity breed contempt.
479
I am sure the grapes are sour.
487
The shaft of the arrow had been feathered with one of the eagle's own plumes. We often give our enemies the means of our own destruction.
580
People often grudge others what they cannot enjoy themselves.
488
Beware lest you lose the substance by grasping at the shadow.
545
Union gives strength.
541
It is thrifty to prepare today for the wants of tomorrow.
463
Be content with your lot; one cannot be first in everything.
534
The gods help them that help themselves.
435
Put your shoulder to the wheel.
640
What a splendid head, yet no brain.
539
We hang the petty thieves and appoint the great ones to public office.