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Chinese Proverb Quotes

Sayings of Chinese Origin

The journey is the reward.

Category: Achievement

To talk goodness is not good... only to do it is.

Category: Action

Better do a good deed near at home than go far away to burn incense.

Category: Action

I hear and I forget, I see and I remember. I do and I understand.

Category: Action

Talk doesn't cook rice.

Category: Action

Teachers open the door but you must walk through it yourself.

Category: Action

The journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.

Category: Action

A gem cannot be polished without friction, nor a man perfected without trials.

Category: Adversity

If your strength is small, don't carry heavy burdens. If your words are worthless, don't give advice.

Category: Advice

The woman who tells her age is either too young to have anything to lose or too old to have anything to gain.

Category: Age And Aging

If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of sorrow.

Category: Anger

Man who waits for roast duck to fly into mouth must wait very, very long time.

Category: Ask

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.

Category: Beginning

Better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.

Category: Blame

Don't open a shop unless you like to smile.

Category: Business