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Let the wise also hear and gain in learning, and the discerning acquire skill, to understand a proverb and a figure, the words of
...in vain is the net baited while the bird is looking on...
Youth looks forward but age looks back.
Our youth we can have but today,
We may always find time to grow old
A young branch takes on all the bends that one gives it.
Who takes the child by the hand takes the mother by the heart.
Children are poor men's riches.
A country can be judged by the quality of its proverbs.
Young people don't know what age is, and old people forget what youth was.
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