chinese water chestnut quotes- 10 of
Water always has a source, and trees always have roots.
Beside a stream, don't waste water; even in a forest, don't waste fire wood.
If water is too clear, it will not contain fish; people who are too cautious will never gain wisdom.
If there's water in the big rivers, the small rivers will be full.
If you live near the mountains, live off the hills, and if you live near the water, make your living there.
Don't stand by the water and long for fish; go home and weave a net.
Dripping water can pierce a stone.
Spilled water is hard to collect.
Distant water cannot extinguish nearby fire.
When the blind lead the blind, they will both fall into the water.
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