Seeing is believing
A slow sparrow should make an early start.
not pleased by external gains, not saddened by personnal losses
No discord, no concord.
rob Peter to pay Paul
try first to make their mistake sound less serious and then to reduce it to nothing at all
The country flourishes and people live in peace
Everything comes to him who waits.
One is never too old to learn.
stab in the back
Time flies like an arrow.
A friend in need is a friend indeed
The planning lies with man, the outcome with Heaven. Man proposes, God disposes
sit on the fence
Courtesy calls for reciprocity
achieve immediate victory
Nothing can be accomplished without norms or standards
be too smart by half
throw good money after bad
cut off all means of retreat
Man's nature at birth is good
oy puts heart into a man
fear the wolf in front and the tiger behind hesitate in doing something
Where there is a will, there is a way
Misfortune may be an actual blessing
man should be independent at the age of thirty
A timely snow promises a good harvest
Life begins at forty
break a butterfly on the wheel
Talk of the devil and he comes
unhealthy practices and evil phenomena
hold high hopes for one's child
catch the ball before the bound
make create something out of nothing
bend the law for the benefit of relatives or friends
have little talent and learning
逢凶化吉trun ill luck into good