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Anonymous asked in 社會與文化語言 · 1 decade ago

徵求英文俗諺

可以給我英文俗諺嗎? 需要有中文的解釋

ex There isn't royal road to learning 學無坦途

並不是先發文的就能得到點數

因為範圍很廣,所以能找到的俗諺應該很多

我知道這樣的要求很偷懶,自己上網可以找到很多

但是,因為我高三面臨指考,沒有時間慢慢找

希望各位可以幫忙

感激不盡

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  • 1 decade ago
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    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. (It never rains but pours.) 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 two sides to every question.

    15) The leopard cannot change his spots. / Leopards cannot change their spots.

    江山易改,本性難移

    20) Failure is the mother of success. / Failure teaches success. 失敗乃成功之母

    21) Life is not merely living but living in health. ..生活不只要活,而且要活的健康

    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.

    人真正珍惜的是未得到的,而不是所擁有的

    24) Trust men and they will be true to you. 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. 惡有惡報

    27) Pardon is the most glorious revenge. 寬恕是最偉大的報復.

    28) Patience is bitter but its fruit is sweet. 保持耐性是痛苦的,但它的果實是甜美的

    29) He who has hope has everything. ..擁有希望的人擁有一切

    30) Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm. .....沒有熱誠難成大事

    31) Time flies. 時光飛逝

    32) Time is money. 時間就是金錢

    33) Tomorrow never comes. 明天永不來

    34) Practice makes perfect. 熟能生巧

    35) Unity is strength. 團結就是力量

    36) Knowledge is power. 知識就是力量

    38) Live and learn. 活到老,學到老

    40) Seeing is believing. 百聞不如一見

    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。

    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

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    13. Salt water and absence wash away love.

    遠離久別,恩情疏。

    14. The absent are always in the wrong.

    誰人背後無人說,哪個人前不說人。

    15. The absent are never with fault, nor the present without excuse.

    缺席者絕對沒有不對,出席者也不會沒有藉口。

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    16. When the cat's away, the mice will play.

    貓兒不在,老鼠做怪。閻王不在,小鬼做怪。

    17. Who takes a lion when he is absent, fears a mouse present. 。

    趁獅子不在時取而代之者, 卻怕老鼠的存在。

    18. Never try to prove what nobody doubts.

    此地無銀三百兩。

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    12. Out of sight, out of mind. OR

    Far from eye, far from heart.

    眼不見,心不念。

    13. Salt water and absence wash away love.

    遠離久別,恩情疏。

    14. The absent are always in the wrong.

    誰人背後無人說,哪個人前不說人。

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    9. Long absence changes a friend.

    久別朋友變。

    10. Long absent, soon forgotten.

    久別情疏。

    11. Man are best loved farthest off.

    相隔最遙遠的人最為人疼愛。

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    14) Words cut more than swords. 舌劍利於刀劍

    15) The leopard cannot change his spots. / Leopards cannot change their spots.

    江山易改,本性難移

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    A man of words and not of deeds is like a garden full of weeds.

    一個光說不做的人好像一個花園,裏面長滿都是野草。

    2. A word before is worth two behind.

    事前一句勝過事後兩句

    3. A word is enough to the wise.

    智者一點就明

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    4. A word spoken is an arrow let fly.

    一言既出,如箭射出。

    5. Action is the proper fruit of knowledge.

    行動是知識的卓越果實。

    6. Better to sail slowly than not to sail at all.

    完全停滯不前不如慢慢駛向前。

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    7. Brave actions never want a trumpet.

    英勇的行為永遠不需要吹噓。

    8. Business is the salt of life; business and action strengthen the brain.

    商務是生命之鹽,商務和行動增強腦力。

    9. Deeds are males, and words are females.

    「做」是男人的事,「說」是女人的事。

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    5. Action is the proper fruit of knowledge.

    行動是知識的卓越果實。

    6. Better to sail slowly than not to sail at all.

    完全停滯不前不如慢慢駛向前。

    7. Brave actions never want a trumpet.

    英勇的行為永遠不需要吹噓。

    2008-04-04 00:14:25 補充:

    2. A word before is worth two behind.

    事前一句勝過事後兩句

    3. A word is enough to the wise.

    智者一點就明

    4. A word spoken is an arrow let fly.

    一言既出,如箭射出。

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    3 ) Two heads are better than one. 三個臭皮匠,勝過一個諸葛亮

    4 ) Misery loves company. (It never rains but pours.) 禍不單行

    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)

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    6 ) God's mill grinds slow but sure. . 天網恢恢,疏而不漏

    2008-04-04 00:15:23 補充:

    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. 惡有惡報

    27) Pardon is the most glorious revenge. 寬恕是最偉大的報復.

    2008-04-04 00:16:03 補充:

    He is never too late to mend.

    改過不嫌遲。亡羊補牢,未為晚也。

    Better late than never.

    遲到總比不到好。早播種,早收成。先下米,先吃飯。

    Early sow, early mow.

    An hour in the morning is worth two in the evening.

    早上一小時抵過晚上兩小時。一日之計在於晨。

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    Early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise.

    睡得早起得早,聰明富裕身體好。

    Go to bed with the lamb, and rise with the lark.

    日出而作,日入而息。

    Education and Experience(教育與經驗)

    Once bitten, twice shy.

    一朝被蛇咬,十年怕草繩。談虎色變。心有餘悸。

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    Old birds are not caught with chaff.

    老雀不易受騙。

    Experience without learning is better than learning without experience.

    沒有學問的經驗勝過沒有經驗的學問。

    2008-04-04 00:16:32 補充:

    Experience is what a man does with what happens to him.

    經驗是一個人處理他所遭遇過的經歷。 經一事,長一智。

    Experience is the mother of wisdom.

    經驗乃智慧之母。

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    Experience is a precious gift, only given a man when his hair is gone. [Turkish Proverb]

    經驗是一件珍貴禮品,衹獻給頭髮脫落的人。(土耳其諺語)

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    教育是成為紳士的第一步,而談吐則畢其成。

    Experience is a school from which no one can never graduate.

    經驗是一所人人都能畢業的學校。

    Education polishes good natures, and corrects bad ones.

    教育修飾良好的本性,矯正不良的本性。

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    Experience is a dear school, but fools learn in no other.

    吃虧學乖代價高,笨漢非此學不好。

    Crooked by nature is never made straight by education.

    天生扭曲者,無法因教育變直。

    An investment in education pays the best dividends.

    投資教育將來一定有好處。

    2008-04-04 00:17:26 補充:

    Experience is the best teacher.

    經驗乃最佳的良師。經一事,長一智。

    Example and Precept(身教與言教)

    Where the dam leaps over, the kid follows.

    上行下效。

    We live by laws, not by examples.

    我們是以法律為依歸,不是以個人的典範為依歸。

    2008-04-04 00:17:35 補充:

    The friar preached against stealing and had a goose in his sleeve.

    托缽僧勸人勿偷盜,袖子裡卻藏著一隻鵝。監守自盜。(口是心非,言行相悖。)

    Teach others by thy examples.

    教人須以身作則。

    Precepts may lead and examples draw.

    教訓能指引人;實踐能推動人。

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    1. As you salute, you will be saluted.

    敬人者,人恆敬之

    2. Don't wash your dirty linen in public.

    家醜不要外揚

    3. Don't cast pearls before swine.

    不要對牛彈琴

    4.Every why has its wherefore.

    凡事必有因

    5. A fish stinks from the head.

    上樑不正下樑歪

    6. The game is not worth the candle.

    得不償失

    7. Give him an inch and he'll take a mile.

    得寸進尺

    8. Opportunity seldom knocks twice.

    機不可失

    9. Don't cross the bridge until you come to it.

    船到橋頭自然直

    10. Keep something for a rainy day.

    未雨綢繆

    11. Let bygones be bygones.

    過去的就讓它過去吧

    12. The higher you are, the harder you fall.

    爬得越高,跌得越重

    13. Practice what you preach.

    以身作則

    14. A word spoken is past recalling.

    一言既出,駟馬難追

    15. First come, first served.

    捷足先登

    16. The best man stumbles.

    人有失足,馬有失蹄

    17. A candle lights others but consumes itself.

    蠟燭燃燒自己,照亮別人

    18. Little chips light great fires.

    星星之火,可以燎原

    19. Facts are stubborn things.

    事實勝於雄辯

    20. Fine feathers make fine birds.

    人要衣裝,佛要金裝

    21. Let sleeping dos lie.

    勿惹事生非

    22. To know everything is to know nothing.

    樣樣要通,樣樣不通

    23. Failure is the mother of success.

    失敗為成功之母

    24. All his geese are swans.

    老王賣瓜,自賣自誇

    25. Bitter pills may have wholesome effect.

    良藥苦口利於病

    26. Every day is not Sunday.

    好景不常

    27. Art is long, life is short.

    人生有限,學問無窮

    28. Necessity is the mother of invention.

    需要為發明之母

    29. Where there is a wall, there is a way.

    有志者,事竟成

    30. Nothing is impossible to a wulling heart.

    世上無難事,只怕有心人

    31. As one door closes, another opens.

    天無絕人之路

    32. Afflictions are sometimes blessing in disguise.

    塞翁失馬,焉知非福

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