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A thorn defends the rose, harming only those who would steal the blossom.

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Chinese Proverb

Chinese forms the Sinitic branch of the Sino-Tibetan languages. Chinese languages are spoken by the ethnic Han Chinese majority and many minority ethnic groups in China. About 1.2 billion people speak some form of Chinese as their first language.

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    Ein Dorn verteidigt die Rose und schadet nur denen, die die Blüte stehlen würden.

    dorno defendas la rozon, damaĝante nur tiujn, kiuj ŝtelus la floron.

    una espina defiende la rosa, dañando solo a aquellos que quieren robar la flor.

    une épine défend la rose, ne blessant que ceux qui voudraient voler la fleur.

    एक कांटा गुलाब का बचाव करता है, केवल उन लोगों को नुकसान पहुंचाता है जो खिलना चुरा लेते हैं।

    とげがバラを守り、花を盗む人だけを傷つけます。

    een doorn verdedigt de roos en schaadt alleen degenen die de bloesem willen stelen.

    en torn forsvarer rosen og skader bare dem som ville stjele blomstringen.

    刺捍卫玫瑰,只伤害那些偷花的人。

    刺捍衛玫瑰,只傷害那些偷花的人。

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