Creative Proverbs from Bosnia & Herzegovina  
Creative Proverbs from...
China

Click flag to enlarge

Scroll down
for Map

Brief Overview of this Country

Location: Eastern Asia, bordering the East China Sea, Korea Bay, Yellow Sea, and South China Sea, between North Korea and Vietnam
Population: 1,261,832,482 (July 2000 est.) - Capital: Beijing
Ethnics Groups: Han Chinese 91.9%, Zhuang, Uygur, Hui, Yi, Tibetan, Miao, Manchu, Mongol, Buyi, Korean, and other nationalities 8.1%
Languages: Standard Chinese or Mandarin (Putonghua, based on the Beijing dialect), Yue (Cantonese), Wu (Shanghaiese), Minbei (Fuzhou), Minnan (Hokkien-Taiwanese), Xiang, Gan, Hakka dialects, minority languages
Religions: Daoist (Taoist), Buddhist, Muslim 2%-3%, Christian 1% (est.)

Click Here for more information about China

Previous Page | Random Proverbs | Next Page

Proverbs from China
F
A man should choose a friend who is better than himself. There are plenty of acquaintances in the world; but very few real friends.
R
A maker of idols is never an idolater.
A
A bird does not sing because it has an answer. It sings because it has a song.
N
A clever person turns great troubles into little ones and little ones into none at all.
K
A thorn defends the rose, harming only those who would steal the blossom.
 

Search the Web for books, papers, photos, and posters about China

Map of China

Click map to enlarge
Search thousands of full-text documents
at HighBeam Research:
 



Click Here for a detailed country profile for China from MapsandFlags.com.


copyright 1996-2016 by Baertracks at bemorecreative.com