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A doctor who invoked a storm on his people cannot prevent his house from destruction.

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A bird that flies off the earth and lands on an anthill is still on the ground.

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The child you sired has not sired you.

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Better little than too little.

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A spider cobweb is not only its sleeping spring but also its food trap.

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He who runs after good fortune runs away from peace.

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Slander by the stream will be heard by the frogs.

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Teeth do not see poverty.

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You cannot name a child that is not born.

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The worlds of the elders do not lock all the doors; they leave the right door open.

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Do a good deed and throw it into the sea.