Put off for one day and ten days will pass.

Man's extremity, God's opportunity.

Virginity can be lost in one night.

Words have no wings but they can fly many thousands of miles.

Where there are no tigers, a wildcat is very self-important.

There is no flower that lasts ten days and no might lasts ten years.

Catch not at the shadow, and lose the substance.

When you have three daughters, you sleep with the door open.

You will hate a beautiful song if you sing it often.

You cannot strike a face that is smiling.

Woman was born three days earlier than the devil.

Wise men philosophize as the fools live on.

Useful trees are cut down first.

To begin is to be half done.

To be prepared is to have no anxiety.

Three years will eradicate even murderous thoughts.

There is no winter without snow, no spring without sunshine, and no happiness without companions.

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 nicest woman is your own; the nicest harvest is your neighbors.

The matchmaker gets three cups of wine when he succeeds and three slaps on the cheek when he fails.

The frog forgets that he was once a tadpole.

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.

The bad calligrapher is choosy about his brushes.

Tap even a stone bridge before crossing.

Tall branches are apt to be broken.

Remember, even monkeys fall out of trees.

Power lasts ten years; influence not more than a hundred.

One moment is worth more than a thousand gold pieces.

Man's mind changes throughout the course of a day.

Man's affairs are evaluated only after his coffin is closed.

It is a bad plowman that quarrels with his ox.

If you want a well, only dig in one place.

If you starve for three days, there is no thought that does not invade your imagination.

If you kick a stone in anger, you'll hurt your own foot.

If there is a rich man in the area three villages are ruined.

If a pedestrian sees a horse he will want to ride it.

Give an extra piece of cake to a stepchild.

Even though words have no wings, they can still fly a thousand miles. Even if you encounter a stone bridge, tap it first before crossing. Through old things, we learn new things.

Even the best song becomes tiresome if heard too often.

Even if the sky falls on you, there is a hole that you can escape from.

Even honey can taste bitter if it's used as medicine.

Even children of the same mother look different.

Even a sheet of paper is lighter when two people lift it.

Even a monk can't shave his own head.

Even a fish wouldn't get into trouble if it kept its mouth shut.