Chinese/English proverbs

1 ) He who has health has hope.
….. 留得青山在,不怕沒柴燒
2 ) Liberty is the right to do everything which the laws allow.
….. 自由就是在法律允許下的範圍下有權做任何事
3 ) Two heads are better than one.
….. 三個臭皮匠,勝過一個諸葛亮
4 ) Misery loves company.
….. 禍不單行
5 ) It is better to win the peace and to lose the war.
….. 寧願贏得和平而輸掉戰爭
6 ) God’s mill grinds slow but sure.
….. 天網恢恢,疏而不漏
7 ) It takes all sorts to make a world.
….. 一種米養百種人 ( 世界是形形色色的人所組成的 )
8 ) There are sides to every question.
….. 每個問題都有正反兩面看法 ( 公說公有禮,婆說婆有禮 )
9 ) Rome was not built in a day.
….. 羅馬不是一天造成的
10) Self-trust is the first secret of success.
….. 自信是成功的地一祕訣
11) Every man has his taste.
12) Experience is the extract of suffering.
13) Imagination is more important than knowledge.
14) Words cut more than swords.
15) The leopards cannot change his spots.
16) The wealth of the mind is the only true wealth.
17) Love makes the worldgo round.
18) Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.
19) Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking together in same direction.
20) It takes all sorts to make a world.
…..一種米養百種人 ( 世界是形形色色的人所組成的 )
21) Life is not merely living but living in health.
22) There is no rose without a thorn.
…..朵朵玫瑰皆有刺 (沒有十全十美的人生 )
23) What you really value is what you miss, not what you have.
24) Trust men and they will be true to ypu.
…..相信他們,他們才會對你忠誠 ( 信人者人恆信之 )
25) An eye for an eye, and we will all go blind.
…..以牙還牙,兩敗俱傷 ( 以眼還眼使我們全都瞎眼 )
26) A bad penny always comes back.
27) Pardon is the most glorious revenge.
28) Patience is better but its fruit is sweet.
29) He who has hope has everything.
30) Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
31) Time flies.
32) Time is money.
33) Tommorrow never comes.
34) Practice makes perfect.
35) Unity is strength.
36) Knowledge is power.
37) Might is right.
38) Live and learn.
39) Haste makes waste.
40) Seeing is believing
41 ) An uncut gem goes not sparkle.
….. 玉不琢,不成器
42 ) It is as well to know which way the wind blows.
….. 識時務者為俊傑
43 ) Sow nothing, reap nothing.
….. 無功不受祿
44 ) A word once spoken can never be recalled.
….. 一言既出,駟馬難追
45 ) To entertain an angel unawares.
….. 有眼不識泰山
46 ) While the grass grows the horse starves.
….. 遠水解不了近渴
47 ) If you live with a lame person you will learn to limp.
….. 近朱者赤 近墨者黑
48 ) Never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.
….. 今日事今日畢
49 ) Give him an inch and he’ll take a yard.
….. 得寸進尺
50) It is more blessed to give than to receive.
….. 施比受更有福
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