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602 Chinese Proverbs

Don't cross the bridge until you come to it.

Don't stand by the water and long for fish; go home and weave a net.

Don't waste good iron for nails or good men for soldiers.

Don't waste too many stones on one bird.

Donkey's lips don't fit onto a horse's mouth.

Dream different dreams while on the same bed.

Dream of a funeral and you hear of a marriage.

Easier to bend the body than the will.

Easier to rule a nation than a son.

Easy to believe in heaven's law, but so hard to keep.

Easy to enroll a thousand soldiers. But, ah, one general!.

Easy to keep the castle that was never besieged.

Easy to know men's faces, not their hearts.

Easy to run downhill, much puffing to run up.

Empty the clear path to heaven, crowded the dark road to hell.

Enjoy yourself. It's later than you think.

Enough shovels of earth make a mountain, enough pails of water a river.

Enough's as good as a feast.

Even a hare will bite when it is cornered.

Every day cannot be a feast of lanterns.

Everyone pushes a falling fence.

Everyone rakes the fire under his own pot.

Everyone should carefully observe which way his heart draws him, and then choose that way with all his strength.

Everyone speaks well of the bridge which carries him over.

Everyone stretches his legs according to the length of his coverlet.