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625
Do not count your chickens before they are hatched.
761
I will have nought to do with a man who can blow hot and cold with the same breath.
708
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.
715
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
603
It is not only fine feathers that make fine birds.
573
Slow and steady wins the race.
537
Thinking to get at once all the gold the goose could give, he killed it and opened it only to find - nothing.
564
Self-conceit may lead to self-destruction.
429
Familiarity breed contempt.
475
I am sure the grapes are sour.
482
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.
576
People often grudge others what they cannot enjoy themselves.
482
Beware lest you lose the substance by grasping at the shadow.
538
Union gives strength.
536
It is thrifty to prepare today for the wants of tomorrow.
458
Be content with your lot; one cannot be first in everything.
530
The gods help them that help themselves.
429
Put your shoulder to the wheel.
636
What a splendid head, yet no brain.
529
We hang the petty thieves and appoint the great ones to public office.