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23 Cambodian Proverbs.



1. A husband should not talk of pretty girls in front of his wife.. Cambodian Proverb. A husband should not talk of pretty girls in front of his wife.

2. Active hands, full bellies.. Cambodian Proverb. Active hands, full bellies.

3. Cultivate a heart of love that knows no anger.. Cambodian Proverb. Cultivate a heart of love that knows no anger.

4. Don't let an angry man wash dishes; don't let a hungry man guard rice.. Cambodian Proverb. Don't let an angry man wash dishes; don't let a hungry man guard rice.

5. Don't let women who attract attention walk behind you.. Cambodian Proverb. Don't let women who attract attention walk behind you.

6. Don't reject the crooked road and don't take the straight one, instead take the one traveled by the ancestors.. Cambodian Proverb. Don't reject the crooked road and don't take the straight one, instead take the one traveled by the ancestors.

7. Don't shoot people you hate; don't lend to those you love.. Cambodian Proverb. Don't shoot people you hate; don't lend to those you love.

8. Don't take rich people as examples.. Cambodian Proverb. Don't take rich people as examples.

9. Don't take the straight path or the winding path. Take the path your ancestors have taken. Don't take the straight path or the winding path. Take the path your ancestors have taken."

10. For news of the heart ask the face.. Cambodian Proverb. For news of the heart ask the face.

11. If you are doing wrong, make sure you don't get fat from it.. Cambodian Proverb. If you are doing wrong, make sure you don't get fat from it.

12. If you are patient in a moment of anger, you will spare yourself one hundred days of tears.. Cambodian Proverb. If you are patient in a moment of anger, you will spare yourself one hundred days of tears.

13. If you know a lot, know enough to make them respect you, if you are stupid, be stupid enough so they can pity you.. Cambodian Proverb. If you know a lot, know enough to make them respect you, if you are stupid, be stupid enough so they can pity you.

14. Negotiate a river by following its bends, enter a country by following its customs.. Cambodian Proverb. Negotiate a river by following its bends, enter a country by following its customs.

15. People give, but don't be in a hurry to take.. Cambodian Proverb. People give, but don't be in a hurry to take.

16. Stealing may bring profit, but hanging costs far more.. Cambodian Proverb. Stealing may bring profit, but hanging costs far more.

17. The boat sails by, the shore remains.. Cambodian Proverb. The boat sails by, the shore remains.

18. The elephant that is stuck in the mud will tear down the tree with it.. Cambodian Proverb. The elephant that is stuck in the mud will tear down the tree with it.

19. The immature rice stalk stands erect, while the mature stalk, heavy with grain, bends over.. Cambodian Proverb. The immature rice stalk stands erect, while the mature stalk, heavy with grain, bends over.

20. The tiger depends on the forest; the forest depends on the tiger.. Cambodian Proverb. The tiger depends on the forest; the forest depends on the tiger.

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