25 Chinese Proverbs about SmallAll Chinese Proverbs | Proverbs about Small
1. Deep doubts, deep wisdom; small doubts, little wisdom.
2. Despise not a small wound or a poor kinsman.
3. Great blessings come from heaven; small blessings come from man.
4. Great boast, small roast.
5. Small ills are the fountains of most of our groans. Men trip not on mountains, they stumble on stones.
6. Small is beautiful.
7. Small men think they are small; great men never know they are great.
8. The man who removes a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.
9. When a large vessel has opened a way it is easy for a small one to follow.
10. Those who remove mountains begin by carrying away small stones.
11. Better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.
12. A great fortune depends on luck, a small one on diligence.
13. A small cottage wherein laughter lives is worth more than a castle full of tears.
14. Big chickens don't peck at small seeds.
15. Do not forget little kindnesses and do not remember small faults.
16. Govern a family as you would cook a small fish -- very gently.
17. Great doubts deep wisdom. Small doubts little wisdom.
18. Great things can be reduced to small things, and small things can be reduced to nothing.
19. He who takes revenge for a small insult, will have a bigger one thrown at him.
20. If the main timbers in the house are not straight, the smaller timber will be unsafe; and if the smaller timbers are not straight, the house will fall.
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