Wise men philosophize as the fools live on.
Useful trees are cut down first.
To begin is to be half done.
The thief hates the moon.
The person who knows himself and his opponent will be invincible. Carve a peg only after you have observed the hole.
The person who has many faults is usually the first to criticize others. Put something off for one day, and ten days will pass.
The deeper the waters are, the more still they run.
The bull that is used to the sun shivers by the light of the moon.
The bad plowman quarrels with his ox.