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1.

Live and let live.

  If we work with others ignoring their faults, then they will work with us ignoring ours.

  Life would be very easy if goals could be achieved only by desiring.

  One cannot be gloomy all the time.

  We may plan to do something, but fate may decide otherwise.

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2.

It is no use crying over spilt milk.

  There is no value lamenting that which cannot be undone.

  It is easy to take advantage of others in their difficult times.

  There are many to share the joys in good times but none to share the sorrow in bad times.

  There can only be a single leader in any enterprise.

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3.

The more you have, the more you want.

  There is a lot of time to regret if you wed in a hurry.

  It is useless taking precautions after something has happened.

  There is no value lamenting that which cannot be undone.

  Satisfying one need only creates another need.

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4.

The leopard cannot change its spots.

  A person's character, especially bad nature, will always remain the same.

  Satisfy oneself before paying for a purchase and not complain after the transaction.

  Life would be very easy if goals could be achieved only by desiring.

  Children have the looks and characteristics of their parents.

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5.

Knowledge is power.

  The greater our expertise, the more influential we are.

  Do not expect too much of something received as a gift.

  A person's character, especially bad nature, will always remain the same.

  There can only be a single leader in any enterprise.

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6.

If wishes were horses beggars would ride.

  It is always possible to improve one's conduct, no matter how long one has lead a morally bad life.

  Life would be very easy if goals could be achieved only by desiring.

  The powerful decide what is correct.

  If we work with others ignoring their faults, then they will work with us ignoring ours.

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7.

It is never too late to mend.

  It is always possible to improve one's conduct, no matter how long one has lead a morally bad life.

  The need for something motivates us to create or get it.

  There is a lot of time to regret if you wed in a hurry.

  The desire to become rich quick gives rise to sinful behavior.

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