Best-Loved Chinese Proverbs (2nd Edition) (Paperback)

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"By filling one's head instead of one's pocket, one cannot be robbed."

The appeal of Chinese proverbs is profound and universal. With brevity, clarity, and simplicity, these carefully chosen words help pass wisdom and insight throughout the ages. This timeless, eloquent collection of proverbs offers fundamental truths about the natural world and the human condition, on subjects such as:

Ability - Adversity - Beauty - Character - Conflict Cooperation - Deception - Defeat - Fortune - Greed - Happiness Honor - Inspiration - Knowledge - Leadership - Love Moderation - Necessity - Neighbors - Obstinacy - Opportunity Perseverance - Pride - Sincerity - Strategy - Success Thought - Trust - Victory - Wisdom - And More

"With our thoughts we must build our world.

About the Author


Theodora Lau, a leading authority on Chinese horoscopes, is the author of The Chinese Horoscopes Guide to Relationships and Chinese Horoscopes for Your Child. She is also the coauthor of The Handbook of Chinese Horoscopes and Best-Loved Chinese Proverbs.

Theodora Lau, a leading authority on Chinese horoscopes, is the author of "The Chinese Horoscopes Guide to Relationships" and "Chinese Horoscopes for Your Child". She is also the coauthor of "The Handbook of Chinese Horoscopes" and "Best-Loved Chinese Proverbs".

Laura Lau is the coauthor of The Handbook of Chinese Horoscopes and Best-Loved Chinese Proverbs. She is the daughter of Kenneth and Theodora Lau, and she earned her Bachelor of Arts from the University of California, Berkeley. Laura splits her time between Asia and California with her husband.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780061703652
ISBN-10: 0061703656
Publisher: Collins Reference
Publication Date: December 23rd, 2008
Pages: 176
Language: English