Creative Proverbs from Vietnam  
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Location: Southeastern Asia, bordering the Gulf of Thailand, Gulf of Tonkin, and South China Sea, alongside China, Laos, and Cambodia
Population: 78,773,873 (July 2000 est.) - Capital: Hanoi
Ethnics Groups: Vietnamese 85%-90%, Chinese 3%, Muong, Tai, Meo, Khmer, Man, Cham
Languages: Vietnamese (official), Chinese, English, French, Khmer, tribal languages (Mon-Khmer and Malayo-Polynesian)
Religions: Buddhist, Taoist, Roman Catholic, indigenous beliefs, Muslim, Protestant, Cao Dai, Hoa Hao

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Proverbs from Vietnam
If you want to gather a lot of knowledge, act as if you are ignorant.
There is one fish in the pond, and ten anglers on the bank.
Venture all; see what fate brings.
The higher you climb, the heavier you fall.
Better to die than to live on with a bad reputation.

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