A gentle hand may lead even an elephant by a single hair.
If children’s prayer had any effect, there wouldn’t be a single teacher alive.
Better to light a single candle than to curse the darkness.
A single conversation with a wise man is better than ten years of study.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.
It takes a thousand voices to tell a single story.
A single arrow is easily broken, but not ten in a bundle.