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He who touches pitch defiles himself.
The ass does not know the worth of this tail till he has lost it.
He who has nothing, lacks nothing.
Who has a tongue in his head can go all the world over.
A gold key opens every door.
An ounce of discretion is better than a pound of knowledge.
To know everything is to know nothing.
He hangs the may-branch at every door.
There is no love like the first love.