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A little spark can kindle a great fire.
The land is cultivated by its own oxen.
All ways lead to the mill.
Be not water, taking the tint of all colors.
The mouse fell from the ceiling, and the cat cried “allah!”.
A man’s shirt does not change the color of his skin.
Marry the girl of a good family though she be seated on a mat, very poor.
An aleppine can sell even a dried donkey skin.
A small house is enough room for a thousand friends.
He who has his hand in the water is not like him who has his hand in the fire.
In every village, there is a path that leads to the mill.
When you are dead, your mother will mourn you until she dies.
No one cries for losing money but the one who earned the money.
How do you calculate upon the unforeseen? It seems to be an
A story really isnt truly a story until it reaches its climax and conclusion.
I love to sing more than anything – more than acting, even.
We are bored in the city, there is no longer any Temple of the Sun.
If not now, then when? If not you, then who? If we
Petals floating by, Drift through my woman’s hand, As she remembers me.
Physically, man is but an atom in space, and a pulsation in
Truth is a spectre that scares many.