Here are a few 'Persian' Proverbs.
Do well the little things now; so shall great things come to you by and by asking to be done
The best memory is that which forgets nothing but injuries—write kindness in marble and write injuries in the dust
Whatever is in the heart will rise up to the tongue
You cannot polish a turd
One pound of learning requires ten pounds of common sense to apply it
All go down to their death bearing in their hands only that which they have given away