A bargain is a bargain.
A belly full of gluttony will never study willingly.
A boaster and a liar are all one.
A bow long bent grows weak.
A great city, a great solitude.
A great fortune is a great slavery.
A long dispute means that both parties are wrong.
A man among children will be long a child, a child among men will be soon a man.
A man is known by the company he keeps.
A man knows his companion in a long journey and a little inn.
A miss is as good as a mile.
A ship in harbour is safe-but that is not what ships are for.
A still tongue makes a wise head.
A straw shows which way the wind blows.
A wise man never loses anything if he has himself.
Adopt the pace of nature: Her secret is patience.
All are not hunters that blow the horn.
An ague in the spring is physic for a king.
An honest man's word is as good as his bond.
Artists who have won fame are embarrassed by it; thus their first works are often their best.
As in the Changjing River waves urge waves, so the younger generation excels the older generation.
At need one sees who his friend is.
Being a well-dressed man is a career, and he who goes in for it has no time for anything else.
Better late than never
Better late than never.
Clever all one's life, but stupid this once./ Smart as a rule, but this time a fool.
Cleverness does not take the place of knowledge.
Diffidence is the poison of friendship.
Easy and success are fellows.
Eating and scratching wants but a beginning.
Error is often the precursor of what is correct, but conceit is the prelude to a fall.
Every flow has its ebb.
Fair and softly to far in a day.
Fools look to tomorrow,and wise men use tonight.
From the ravening monster's jaw,should the diver pause and gasp, he'd never hold the precious pearl,the bright pearl, in his grasp.
From words to deeds is a good space.
Gentility is but ancient riches.
Geographically,China is located in the Northern Hemisphere.
Gold does not belong to the miser,but the miser to gold.
Haste trips over its own heels.
He is the best general who makes the fewest mistakes.
He is wise that is ware in time.
He that boasts of his knowledge proclaims his ignorance.
He that eats till he is sick must fast till he is well.
He that shoots oft shall at last hit the mark.
He who has never hoped can never despair.
He who knows useful things,not many things is wise.
Honesty is the best policy.
Honesty may be dear bought, but can never be an ill pennyworth.
How long did it last?
I can come any time except Sunday.
If anyone among the officials breaks the law,he, too should be punished.
If wise man play the fool, they do it with a vengeance.
If you always say no, you'll never be married.
In speaking well of others, you speak well of yourself.
In sports and journeys men are known.
In the end things will mend.
In the evening one may praise the day.
It is a silly fish that is caught twice with the same bait.
It is but a step form the sublime to the ridiculous.
It is not the hood that makes the monk.
It's a day after the fair.
It's great to be great, but it's greater to be human.
Just a few months.
Keeping is harder than winning.
Leave off with an appetite.
Make hay while the sun shines.
Man is not made for defeat.
Marry in haste, and repent at leisure.
Men learn by their sufferings more than by any other teaching.
More than enough is too much.
Newborn calves are not afraid of tigers.
No one but the wearer knows where the shoe pinches.
Nothing must be done hastily but killing of fleas.
Of all eloquence a nickname is the most concise, of all arguments the most unanswerable.
Old friends and old wine are best.
Once bitten,twice shy.
Ordinary people think merely how they will spend time,a man of intellect tries to use it.
Riches serve a wise man but commands a fool.
Silence gives consent.
Silence is one of the hardest arguments to refute.
Sow nothing, reap nothing.
Spring is a time when youth dreams and old age remembers.
Success belongs to the persevering.
Success covers a multitude of blunders.
Success has many friends.
That friendship will not continue to the end that is begun for an end.
That house is for sale.It has central heating.
The dictionary is the only place where success comes before work
The fly that sips treacle is lost in the sweet.
The late arrival of the ship had messed up all our plans.
The lustre of pure gold will never fade; the faith of an upholder of truth will never change.
The only thing wealth does for some people is to make them worry about losing them.
The secret of success is constancy of purpose.
The used key is always bright.
The wise man knows he knows nothing; the dunce thinks he knows all.
There are more ways to the wood than one.
There is no defence, except stupidity, against the impact of a new idea.
There's no gas range in the kitchen,but you can use the electric stove.
There's only a step form the sublime to the ridiculous, but there's no road leading back form the ridiculous to the sublime.
They say so" is half a lie.
This house is for rent.
Those that make the best use of their time have none to spare.
Titles do not reflect honour on men,but rather men on theri titles.
Too many cooks spoil the broth.
True praise roots and spreads.
Wealth is a slave to the wise, a master to the fool.
Wealth is the test of a man's character.
What you have inherited from your fathers, earn over again for yourselves,or it will not be yours.
Who is the lady in white?
Wisdom comes form extensive observation and broad knowledge.
Wise men seek instruction, fools fall for applause.
You can tell a man's taste in literature by his judgment in knowing what not to read.
You can tell the ideals of a nation by its ad vertisements.
You eat and eat, but you do not drink to fill you.