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524
Do not count your chickens before they are hatched.
563
I will have nought to do with a man who can blow hot and cold with the same breath.
537
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.
535
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.
474
It is not only fine feathers that make fine birds.
452
Slow and steady wins the race.
423
Thinking to get at once all the gold the goose could give, he killed it and opened it only to find - nothing.
461
Self-conceit may lead to self-destruction.
344
Familiarity breed contempt.
379
I am sure the grapes are sour.
362
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.
450
People often grudge others what they cannot enjoy themselves.
362
Beware lest you lose the substance by grasping at the shadow.
418
Union gives strength.
430
It is thrifty to prepare today for the wants of tomorrow.
354
Be content with your lot; one cannot be first in everything.
401
The gods help them that help themselves.
345
Put your shoulder to the wheel.
519
What a splendid head, yet no brain.
419
We hang the petty thieves and appoint the great ones to public office.