魚心あれば水心あり

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魚心あれば水心あり (hiragana うおこころあればみずこころあり, romaji uo kokoro areba mizu kokoro ari)

  1. (literally If the water is kind to the fish, the fish will be kind to the water) if you show someone favor, they will show favor to you in return