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Magnificent Egyptian proverbs & Sayings are given here like The body is the house of God. That is why it is said, Man knows yourself. And Next is No discussion can throw light if it wanders from the real point (Egyptian Proverb).

The second concerning the 'way': the seeker has need of a Master to guide him and lift him up when he falls, to lead him back to the right way when he strays.

To teach one must know the nature of those whom one is teaching.

If his heart rules him, his conscience will soon take the place of the rod.

To know means to record in one's memory; but to understand means to blend with the thing and to assimilate it oneself.

The body is the house of god. That is why it is said, "Man know yourself.

Each truth you learn will be, for you, as new as if it had never been written.

When the governing class isn't chosen for quality it is chosen for material wealth: this always means decadence, the lowest stage a society can reach.

A pupil may show you by his own efforts how much he deserves to learn from you.

What you are doing does not matter so much as what you are learning from doing it.

Envious greed must govern to possess and ambition must possess to govern.

We mustn't confuse mastery with mimicry, knowledge with superstitious ignorance.

No discussion can throw light if it wanders from the real point.

If you would build something solid, don't work with wind: always look for a fixed point, something you know that is stable... yourself.

Knowledge is consciousness of reality. Reality is the sum of the laws that govern nature and of the causes from which they flow.

If you would know yourself, take yourself as starting point and go back to its source; your beginning will disclose your end.

The seed cannot sprout upwards without simultaneously sending roots into the ground.

It is the passive resistance from the helm that steers the boat.

It is better not to know and to know that one does not know, than presumptuously to attribute some random meaning to symbols.

Physical consciousness is indispensable for the achievement of knowledge.

Be patient with a bad neighbor. Maybe he'll leave or a disaster will take him out.

Beautiful discourse is rarer than emerald, yet it can be found among the servant girls at the grindstones.

Believe the liar up to the door of his house and no further than that.

Cover up the good you do -- do like the Nile and conceal your sources.

Whoever is ashamed to sleep with his wife will never have children.

Your friend chooses pebbles for you and your enemy counts your faults.

Organization is impossible unless those who know the laws of harmony lay the foundation.

The seed includes all the possibilities of the tree.... The seed will develop these possibilities, however, only if it receives corresponding energies from the sky.

About Egyptian proverbs

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