We can learn a lot from ancient cultures.
Here’s a dozen Chinese sayings to inspire you this week.
- Be not afraid of growing slowly, be afraid only of standing still.
- If a man plants melons he will reap melons; if he sows beans, he will reap beans.
- A man’s fortune must first be changed from within.
- One cannot manage too many affairs: like pumpkins in the water, one pops up while you try to hold down the other.
- He that is afraid to shake the dice will never throw a six.
- The man who removes a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.
- It is better to light a candle than to curse the darkness.
- Words are mere bubbles of water, but deeds are drops of gold.
- A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.
- Behind an able man there are always other able men.
- Make happy those who are near, and those who are far will come.
With time and patience the mulberry leaf becomes a silk gown.
Have a great week…make it a great week
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