• The camel grazes at close range but sees far into the distance

    oughduh mohdik eh ahradzoum, paiytz hehrou eh deshnoum

  • First get the yoke and bit ready before you twist the ears of the violent bull

    Ahratch loudz ou gahmk bahdahrasteer, hehdo gahdkahdz yehzeen ahgahnckuh puhrneer

  • When you open your mouth, open also your eyes

    Pehrahnut pahnahloun, ahckut pahtz

  • Think first how and where to cross the river so wide, before you set foot in it and endanger your hide

    Ahratch kehdeen ahntzkuh kuhdeer, yehdkuh chouruh mudeer