A lame crab walks straight.
A donkey has two friends: his two hind legs.
An old friend is like a saddled horse.
Allah has said, "Start moving so that I may start blessing.".
A river is not contaminated by having a dog drink from it.
A palm tree growing in the shade will not bear ripe fruit.
As the sun's shadow shifts, so there is no permanence on earth.
Be patient with your enemies and forgiving of your friends.
Blood cannot be washed out with blood.
Cats don't catch mice to please God.
Debt severs love.
Don't be a thief and you won't fear the king.
Don't show me the palm tree, show me the dates.
Don't use your teeth when you can untie the knot with your fingers.
Even the largest army is nothing without a good general.
Every man thinks his own thoughts are best.
Every tree feels the force of the wind.
First food, then religion.
Five fingers are brothers but not equals.
Five of them would run from the bang of one empty gun.
Give graciously -- even an onion.