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Good things come to those who wait.

  Be patient. Eventually something good will happen to you.
  Origin: Unknown

2.

Don't put all your eggs in one basket.

  Have a backup plan. Don't risk all of your money or time in one plan.
  Origin: Unknown

3.

Two heads are better than one.

  When two people cooperate with each other, they come up with better ideas.
  Origin: Unknown

4.

A chain is only as strong as its weakest link.

  If one member of a team doesn't perform well, the whole team will fail.
  Origin: Unknown

5.

You can lead a horse to water, but you can't make him drink.

  If you try to help someone, but they don't take your advice or offers, give up. You can't force someone to accept your help.
  Origin: Unknown

6.

Don't count your chickens before they hatch.

  Your plans might not work out, so don't start thinking about what you'll do after you succeed. Wait until you've already succeeded, and then you can think about what to do next.
  Origin: Unknown

7.

If you want something done right, you have to do it yourself.

  Don't trust other people to do important things for you. You have to do things yourself to control the quality of the results.
  Origin: Unknown

8.

You can't judge a book by its cover.

  Things sometimes look different than they really are. A restaurant that looks old and small might have amazing food, for example.
  Origin: Unknown

9.

Familiarity breeds contempt.

  When you're around someone for too long, you get tired of them and annoyed by them.
  Origin: Unknown

10.

A penny saved is a penny earned.

  Save your money. Saving money is just like making money.
  Origin: Unknown

11.

Necessity is the mother of invention.

  When you're really in need, you think of creative solutions to your problems.
  Origin: Unknown

12.

There's no time like the present.

  If you need to do something, don't wait until later. Do it now.
  Origin: Unknown

13.

One man's trash is another man's treasure.

  Different people have different ideas about what's valuable.
  Origin: Unknown

14.

All good things must come to an end.

  You can't keep having good luck or fun forever; eventually it will stop.
  Origin: Unknown

15.

Don't bite the hand that feeds you.

  If someone's paying you or helping you out, you have to be careful not to make them angry or say bad things about them.
  Origin: Unknown

16.

Easy come, easy go.

  When you get money quickly, like by winning it, it's easy to spend it or lose it quickly as well.
  Origin: Unknown

17.

Too many cooks spoil the broth.

  When there are too many people trying to lead and give their opinions, it's confusing and leads to bad results. Jobs and projects should have one or two strong leaders.
  Origin: Unknown

18.

Practice makes perfect.

  You have to practice a skill a lot to become good at it.
  Origin: Unknown

19.

Actions speak louder than words.

  Just saying that you'll do something doesn't mean much. Actually doing it is harder and more meaningful.
  Origin: Unknown

20.

Beggars can't be choosers.

  If you're asking for a favor from someone else, you have to take whatever they give you.
  Origin: Unknown

21.

Cleanliness is next to godliness.

  Be clean. God likes that.
  Origin: Unknown

22.

God helps those who help themselves.

  Don't just wait for good things to happen to you. Work hard to achieve your goals.
  Origin: Unknown

23.

You can't make an omelet without breaking a few eggs.

  When you try to do something great, you'll probably make a few people annoyed or angry. Don't worry about those people; just focus on the good results.
  Origin: Unknown

24.

Never look a gift horse in the mouth.

  If someone offers you a gift, don't question it.
  Origin: Unknown

25.

The early bird catches the worm.

  You should wake up and start work early if you want to succeed.
  Origin: Unknown

26.

Discretion is the greater part of valor.

  Sometimes it's important to know when to give up and run away, instead of always acting brave and maybe getting hurt.
  Origin: Unknown

27.

There's no place like home.

  Your own home is the most comfortable place to be.
  Origin: Unknown

28.

There's no such thing as a free lunch.

  Things that are offered for free always have a hidden cost.
  Origin: Unknown

29.

Fortune favors the bold.

  People who bravely go after what they want are more successful than people who try to live safely.
  Origin: Unknown

30.

No man is an island.

  You can't live completely independently. Everyone needs help from other people.
  Origin: Unknown

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You can't make an omelet without breaking a few eggs.

"When you try to do something great, you'll probably make a few people annoyed or angry. Don't worry about those people; just focus on the good results."

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