"al yad illi mish mumkin takserha, tabussha"
The hand you cannot break, you kiss. (A strong enemy can be a strong friend).

"man yaarifu nafsahu yaarifu rabahu"
Whoever knows himself knows God. (The Prophet Mohammed).

"ibn al bat a'awam"
The son of a duck is a floater.

"silah al mar'a dumu'aha"
The weapon of a woman is her tears. (Trust not a woman when she weeps).

"yad wahida la tisaffiq"
One hand cannot clap.