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人善被人欺,马善被人骑

Chinese proverbs

rén
shàn
bèi
rén
qī,
mǎ 
shàn
bèi
rén
qí 
 人
 善
欺,
 马
 善
 被

A weak person is liable to be bullied; a tamed horse is often ridden.

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人往高处走,水往低处流

Chinese proverbs

rén
wǎng
gāo
chù
zǒu,
shuǐ
wǎng
chù
líu
 人
 高
 处
 走,
 水
 处

Man seeks the heights, while water seeks the lowlands.

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人为财死,鸟为食亡

Chinese proverbs

rén
wéi
cái
sǐ,
niǎo
wéi 
shí
wáng 
 人
 为
 财
死,
 鸟
 为
 食
 亡

Man dies in pursuit of wealth, and birds die in pursuit of food.

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人无千日好,花无百日红

 chinese proverbs

rén
qīan
hǎo,
huā
bǎi
hóng
好,


Man cannot be always fortunate, nor can flower last forever.

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人无完人,金无足赤

chinese proverbs

rén
wán
rén,
jīn
chì
人,

 It is as impossible to find a perfect man as it is to find 100 percent pure gold.

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人无远虑,必有近忧

Chinese proverbs

rén
yuǎn
lǜ,
yǒu
jìn
yōu
虑,

Those who do not plan for the future will find trouble on their doorstep.

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