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A young tree bends, an old tree breaks.
Even in Paradise, it is not good to be alone.
Better ten small worries than one big worry.
Not the cardplayer pays the penalty but only the man who knows not how to play, yet does.
You don't put the cat in charge of the cream.
Charm means more than beauty.
Children grow up, parents grow old.
Even the costliest clock
can show no more than sixty minutes to the hour.
A contract is valid only for honest men.
Money lost, nothing lost.
Courage lost, everything lost.
Death does not knock at the door.
Better an easy death than a hard life.
I would rather the worst debtor were indebted to me than I to the best of creditors.
No man dies before his time.
If your time has not come,
even the doctor will not succeed in killing you.
A man may die even without a doctor.
A man may learn for seventy years and at the end die a fool.
If a man is destined to drown,
he will drown even in a spoonful of water.
No billy-goat is made a gardener.
Better to get from God by the spoonful
than from Man by the bushel.
A rich guest is a burden - - - he demands so much!
Ten enemies cannot do a man the harm that he can do himself.
The heart sees better than the eye.
Where there is honey, there are flies.
Rather suffer an injustice than commit one!