1．A bird in hand is worth two in the bush.
2．An ounce of discretion is worth a pound of learning .
3．Experience is good , if not bought too dear .
4．Great minds think alike.
5．It is hard to teach an old dog tricks.
6．Little by little and by bit by bit.
7．Little things please little minds .
8．Mind your own business.
9．The exception proves the rule.
10．The wine in the bottle does not quench thirst.