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1.

The leopard cannot change its spots.

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

  Events, specially misfortunes, always come all at once.

  One cannot be gloomy all the time.

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

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2.

A little learning is a dangerous thing.

  Whom you wed is not decided by you but a matter of chance.

  People with insufficient knowledge are easily misled.

  The powerful decide what is correct.

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

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3.

Live and let live.

  There is no value lamenting that which cannot be undone.

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

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

  Every calamity that occurs is of advantage to someone or the other.

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4.

Look before you leap.

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

  It is a waste of time to argue about something done and long-forgotten.

  Avoid acting hastily without considering the consequences carefully.

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

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5.

Love is blind.

  People in love do not see to each other's shortcomings.

  Children have the looks and characteristics of their parents.

  The powerful decide what is correct.

  Avoid acting hastily without considering the consequences carefully.

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6.

Many hands make light work.

  More the people doing a job, the less effort for each person and the less time to finish the job.

  Children have the looks and characteristics of their parents.

  By doing various jobs, one is not an expert in any single task.

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

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7.

The love of money is the root of all evil.

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

  One can achieve big success by persevering with small steps.

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

  It is useless taking precautions after something has happened.

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