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556
Do not count your chickens before they are hatched.
625
I will have nought to do with a man who can blow hot and cold with the same breath.
584
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.
600
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
522
It is not only fine feathers that make fine birds.
510
Slow and steady wins the race.
468
Thinking to get at once all the gold the goose could give, he killed it and opened it only to find - nothing.
497
Self-conceit may lead to self-destruction.
371
Familiarity breed contempt.
410
I am sure the grapes are sour.
415
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.
503
People often grudge others what they cannot enjoy themselves.
409
Beware lest you lose the substance by grasping at the shadow.
474
Union gives strength.
468
It is thrifty to prepare today for the wants of tomorrow.
401
Be content with your lot; one cannot be first in everything.
461
The gods help them that help themselves.
374
Put your shoulder to the wheel.
564
What a splendid head, yet no brain.
462
We hang the petty thieves and appoint the great ones to public office.