A pearl is worthless as long as it is in its shell.
After dark all cats are leopards.
Do not change horses in the middle of the river.
Do not wrong or hate your neighbor for it is not he that you wrong but yourself.
Don't judge a man until you have walked two moons in his moccasins.
Haste is the mother of inaccuracy
If it does not kill you, it will bring you happiness.
Involve me, and I'll understand.
It only looks that way.
Life is -- not separate from death.
Listen or your tongue will keep you deaf.
Live and learn, die and forget it all.
Lovely women, lovely quarrels.
Nobody gets out of the bed to sleep on the floor.
One shower doesn't make a flood.
Show me, and I may not remember.
Tell me and I'll forget.
The devil goes away and heaven comes to stay.
The lazy ox drinks dirty water.
The river is my brother for it carries my canoe.
There is nothing so eloquent as the rattlesnake's tail.