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  1. whisper
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    OLD SAY? Mighty oaks from little acorns grow

    what does it mean?

  2. Editor, UsingEnglish.com
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    #2
    Big things starts small. A journey of ten thousand miles begins with a single step.


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    #3
    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    Big things starts small. A journey of ten thousand miles begins with a single step.
    A journey of ten thousand miles begins with a single step is from Lao Tze. Do you know of any other idioms of Chinese origin?

    BMO

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    I don't know....
    Maybe Lao Tze is Lao Zi.


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    #5
    Quote Originally Posted by rocos
    I don't know....
    Maybe Lao Tze is Lao Zi.
    Yes.

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    I don't know....
    Maybe Lao Tze is Lao Zi.


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    #7
    Quote Originally Posted by rocos
    I don't know....
    Maybe Lao Tze is Lao Zi.
    Yes.


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    We also use this to encourage creative thinking.

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