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Softness overcomes hardness.

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The Little Book of Chinese Proverbs
by Jonathan Clements
Page 208
Published by Barnes & Noble Books , New York , 2003
Contribution #1614


When you see a straight piece of wood, you do not want to make it into a wheel.

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The Little Book of Chinese Proverbs
by Jonathan Clements
Page 192
Published by Barnes & Noble Books , New York , 2003
Contribution #1611


Much property is a trap for the stupid.

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The Little Book of Chinese Proverbs
by Jonathan Clements
Page 190
Published by Barnes & Noble Books , New York , 2003
Contribution #1610


If you stop and confine yourself to one place, you will develop prejudices.

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The Little Book of Chinese Proverbs
by Jonathan Clements
Page 183
Published by Barnes & Noble Books , New York , 2003
Contribution #1607


Claiming certainty without corroborating evidence is stupid.

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The Little Book of Chinese Proverbs
by Jonathan Clements
Page 179
Published by Barnes & Noble Books , New York , 2003
Contribution #1606


You look upon the seasons with expectation and await them: wy not seize the seasonal opportunities and exploit them?

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The Little Book of Chinese Proverbs
by Jonathan Clements
Page 178
Published by Barnes & Noble Books , New York , 2003
Contribution #1605


A battering ram can knock down a city wall, but it cannot stop a hole. Different things have different uses.

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The Little Book of Chinese Proverbs
by Jonathan Clements
Page 176
Published by Barnes & Noble Books , New York , 2003
Contribution #1604


The creature born is the creature dying.

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The Little Book of Chinese Proverbs
by Jonathan Clements
Page 175
Published by Barnes & Noble Books , New York , 2003
Contribution #1603


Shade and light are different in every valley.

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The Little Book of Chinese Proverbs
by Jonathan Clements
Page 165
Published by Barnes & Noble Books , New York , 2003
Contribution #1602


Manifest plainness, embrace simplicity, reduce selfishness, have few desires.

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The Little Book of Chinese Proverbs
by Jonathan Clements
Page 159
Published by Barnes & Noble Books , New York , 2003
Contribution #1601