Sentence 170 of Three Character Classic

This sentence is part of Three Character Classic, written by Herbert Giles (1845-1935) .

The silkworm produces silk, the bee makes honey.
If a man does not learn, he is not equal to the brutes.
Learn while young, and when grown up apply what you have learnt;
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Source: 三字經 written by Wang Yinglin