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Better little than too little.

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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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When you befriend a chief remember that he sits on a rope.

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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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He who runs after good fortune runs away from peace.

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The young bird does not crow until it hears the old ones.

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He that beats the drum for the mad man to dance is no better than the mad manhimself.

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When you befriend a chief remember that he sits on a rope.

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If you pick up one end of the stick you also pick up the other.

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The child you sired has not sired you.

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You cannot name a child that is not born.