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107 Japanese Proverbs

Laughter cannot bring back what anger has driven away.

Laughter is the hiccup of a fool.

Life without endeavor is like entering a jewel-mine and coming out with empty hands.

Life's not all beer and skittles.

Luck is like having a rice dumpling fly into your mouth.

Money grows on the tree of persistence.

Money has no smell.

My skirt with tears is always wet: I have forgotten to forget.

My son is my son till he gets him a wife, but my daughter's my daughter all the days of her life.

Never rely on the glory of the morning or the smiles of your mother-in-law.

Never trust the advice of a man in difficulty.

One dog yelping at nothing will set ten thousand straining at their collars.

One kind word can warm three winter months.

One kindness is the price of another.

One who smiles rather than rages is always the stronger.

One written word is worth a thousand pieces of gold.

Only lawyers and painters can turn white to black.

Silence surpasses speech.

Silent worms dig holes in the walls.

Sleeping people can't fall down.

The absent get further off every day.

The crow that mimics a cormorant is drowned.

The day you decide to do it is your lucky day.

The go-between wears out a thousand sandals.

The inarticulate speak longest.