A saying says that a man doesn’t want anything within reach. But another saying says that the nearest person gets things first.
A saying says that a great man can tolerate a lot. But another saying says that a noble man must avenge themselves.
A saying says that one offends others only being offended. But another saying says that he who moves first will get the benefit, while the later one gets nothing.
A saying says that a real man prefers dying to giving in. But another saying says that a real man can both be humble and noble.
A saying says that if you know something, you must say it; if you are going to say it, you must say all you know about it. But another saying says that you needn’t talk too much of yourself to a common friend. Silence is gold.
A saying says that anywhere you go, there is a way. But another saying says that one continues his road and never turns back until there is no way to go.
A saying says that every road leads to Rome. But another saying says that one sticks to the road which will not lead him to his destination.
A saying says that more people, more strength. But another saying says that more people, more noises.
A saying says that we fail to make a deal, but we still have brotherhood. But another saying says that even between brothers, every cent should be clear.
A saying says that your success needs the help of others. But another saying says that it is better to depend on ourselves rather than others.
A saying says that people always step towards higher place. But another saying says that the higher you climb, the heavier you hurt when you fall down.
A saying says that the poorest people in the upper class are richer than the richest people in the lower class. But another saying says that taken away the wealth, the rich are not superior to the poor.
A saying says that one prefers being a jade that is broke to being a tile that is intact. But another saying says that as long as you have your true strength, it doesn’t matter you have lost anything else.
A saying says that you can’t judge one only by his appearance. But another saying says that a good suit can improve your impression.
A saying says that it is wise to make one step back. But another saying says that the braver one win the fight.
A saying says that whatever you do, you can succeed. But another saying says that all walks of life are lowly; only the scholar stands high.
A saying says that you regret about the lack of knowledge only when you need it. But another saying says that scholars are useless.
A saying says that money is not almighty. But another saying says that money can talk.
A saying says that lotus is growing out of silt but is not stained by muddy water. But another saying says that you will be like what the others near you are like.
A saying says that being poor and inferior cannot change our principle. But another saying says that poverty reduces people’s aspiration.
A saying says that blue from indigo is deeper than its original color. But another saying says that the older are wiser.