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Robert Christy, comp.  Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages.  1887.
For profits small as pin heads, they rush from east to west.  Chinese.  1
Great capital, great profits.  Chinese.  2
Great profits, great risks.  Chinese.  3
Hold back some goods for a thousand days and you will be sure to sell at a profit.  Chinese.  4
Profit is better than fame.  5
Small profits and often, are better than large profits and seldom.  German.  6
Small profits are sweet.  Danish.  7
Small profits on large capital are after all great.  Chinese.  8
Great profits on small capital are after all small.  Chinese.  9
Stock that never lies dead naturally yields a profit.  Chinese.  10
The pain o’ergangs the profit.  11
What’s none of my profit shall be none of my peril.  12

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