The zawan of your own country is better than the wheat of strangers.
The person who deals in camels should make the doors high.
The mouse fell from the ceiling, and the cat cried "Allah!".
Marry the girl of a good family though she be seated on a mat, very poor.
Kiss any arm you cannot break, a and pray to God to break it.
Keep away from trouble and sing to it.
He who has his hand in the water is not like him who has his hand in the fire.
Girl, do not exult in thy wedding dress; see how much trouble lurks behind it.
Even paradise is no fun without people.