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602 Chinese Proverbs

Silly toad: planning a meal of goose!

Sit atop the mountain and watch the tigers fight.

Slander cannot destroy an honest man: when the flood recedes the rock is there.

Slow in word, swift in deed.

Sma' winnings mak a heavy purse.

Small ills are the fountains of most of our groans. Men trip not on mountains, they stumble on stones.

Small is beautiful.

Small men think they are small; great men never know they are great.

So long as a man is angry he cannot be in the right.

So lovers, to their fair one fondly blind, E'en on her ugliness with transport gaze.

Some prefer carrots while others like cabbage.

Some roads aren't meant to be travelled alone.

Sorrow is the child of too much joy.

Sour, sweet, bitter, pungent, all must be tasted.

Steal a bell with one's ears covered.

Swiftest horse cannot overtake the word once spoken.

Take a second look; it costs you nothing.

Talk does not cook rice.

Teachers open the door. You enter by yourself.

Teaching others teacheth yourself.

Temptation wrings integrity even as the thumbscrew twists a man's fingers.

Thatch your roof before rainy weather, dig your well before you become parched with thirst.

The beginning of wisdom is to call things by their right names.

The best cure for drunkenness is whilst sober to observe a drunken person.

The best doctors are Dr. Diet, Dr, Quiet, and Dr. Merryman.