|Proverbs were written on Ancient|
Egypt's temples and monuments
The language is a little fancy, but if you think about them a moment, they start to make sense. Give it a try. What do you think these proverbs mean?
There grows no wheat where there is no grain.
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People bring about their own undoing through their tongues.
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The only thing that is humiliating is helplessness.
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To know yourself, take yourself as starting point and go back to its source; your beginning will disclose your end.
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Leave him in error who loves his error.
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To teach one must know the nature of those whom one is teaching.
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One who is serious all day will never have a good time, while one who is frivolous all day will never establish a household.
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Experience will show you, a Master can only point the way.
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Know yourself... and you shall know the gods.
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Growth in consciousness doesn't depend on the will of the intellect or its possibilities but on the intensity of the inner urge.