人生格言+智慧,从字幕A到Y

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It’s amazing how a few little words can change your day.

几个字就能改变您的一天,真是令人惊讶。


Here are 172 inspirational quotes from 172 inspirational people that can put things back into perspective again.
这是来自172个鼓舞人心的172位励志人物的的名言,它们可以让事物重新燃起希望。


以下为座右铭(格言)的英文版本,本人手动翻译,更多内容关注公众号:兰得英语。

| A |

A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush. 

一鸟在手,胜似二鸟在林。

(这句话来自希伍德可以当做汉语里的谚语来理解,汉语里比较容易懂的话,可以这么翻译:宁收当年麦,不收来年秋)。

A chain is only as strong as its weakest link.

一条锁链和他最脆弱的那一环一样强。

A fool and his money are soon parted. 

愚人有钱留不住. 笨人难聚财;傻瓜花钱快。

A friend in need is a friend indeed.  

患难见真情。

A good beginning makes a good ending. 

善始者善终。

A man is known by the company he keeps.  

察其友知其人

A man’s home is his castle.  

一人的家就是他的城堡。

A man’s reach should exceed his grasp. 

一个人可以达到的成就应该超过他掌握的知识。

另译:人应该追求卓越,超越自我。

A little knowledge is a dangerous thing. 

只有一点点的学识是一件危险的事儿。

另译:一知半解害死人。

A miss is as good as a mile.

错过就等相当于一英里。

另译:虽然只差一点点,但是总是没有达到目标

A penny saved is a penny earned. 

节省一分钱就是赚一分钱。

另译:省钱就是赚钱。

A picture is worth a thousand words.

一张图片胜过千言万语。

A stitch in time saves nine. 

小洞不补,大洞吃苦。

A tie game is like kissing your sister. 

平局游戏就像亲吻你的妹妹。

另译:打成平手才是最棒的。

A watched pot never boils. 

盼著水赶快烧开。

另译:心急吃不了热豆腐。

Absence makes the heart grow fonder. 

缺席会使人变得更爱。

另译:久别情更深。

Actions speak louder than words.  

行动胜于雄辩。

另译:事实胜于雄辩

All that glitters is not gold. 

闪光的未必都是金子。

All good things must come to an end. 

所有美好的事物都会结束。

另译:天下无不散之宴席。

All Roads Lead to Rome. 

条条大路通罗马。

All Work and No Play makes Jack a Dull Boy.  

只工作,不玩乐,杰克也会成为一个沉闷的男孩。

另译:只工作不玩耍,聪明孩子也会变傻。

All’s Fair in Love and War. 

为了爱情和战争一切都是合理的。

All’s Well that Ends Well. 

结局好,一切都好。

An Apple a Day Keeps the Doctor Away. 

一日一苹果,医生远离我

An old fox is not easily snared. 

老狐狸不容易被困住。

另译:姜还是老的辣。

An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure. 

一分预防胜过一磅的治疗

另译: 预防为主,治疗为辅

Ask and you shall receive. 

发出请求才能得到回复

Ask no questions and hear no lies. 

不问任何问题,不听任何谎言。

| B |

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.  

美在旁观者的眼中。

另译:情人眼里出西施。

Beauty is only skin deep.  

美貌只是肤浅的东西。

Beggars can’t be choosers. 

有求于人,无权挑剔。

Better be alone than in bad company. 

与其结交坏朋友,不如独处。

Better late than never. Better safe than sorry.  

迟做总比不做强。安全总比后悔好。

Birds of a feather flock together.  

人以群分; 物以类聚

Blood is thicker than water. 

血浓于水

| C |

Cleanliness is next to godliness.  

洁净仅次于圣洁。

Clothes make the man. 

人靠衣装。

Cold hands, warm heart. 

冷手,温暖的心。 

Curiosity killed the cat. 

好奇害死猫

| D |

Discretion is the better part of valor. 

谨慎即是最大的勇气。(智慧)

Do unto others as you would have them do unto you. 

己所不欲 勿施于人。

Don’t beat a dead horse. 

徒劳无益,白费心机。

Don’t bite the hand that feeds you.  

别吃里扒外,别忘恩负义。

Don’t change horses in midstream.  

不要中途换马。

Don’t count your chickens before they hatch. 

鸡蛋未孵出,先别数小鸡。寓意:别高兴太早了。

Don’t cross the bridge ’till you come to it. 

不过船到桥头自然直。

Don’t judge a book by its cover. 

不要从书的封面来评论书的内容。

另译:不要以貌取人。

Don’t Look a Gift Horse in the Mouth. 

别把礼物挂在嘴边。

另译:别对礼物吹毛求疵。

Don’t put all your eggs in one basket.  

别把鸡蛋放在一个篮子里面。

寓意:别孤注一掷。

Doubt is the beginning, not the end, of wisdom. 

怀疑是智慧的开始,而不是终点。

另译:怀疑乃智慧之始

| E |

Early to Bed and Early to Rise makes a Man Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise. Easy come, easy go. 

翻译:早睡bai早起,使人健康、富有、聪明。 

这是一bai句英国谚语,英语谚语有一部分du来自书面文献,主要出自希腊罗zhi马神话、寓言故事、莎士比亚戏剧以及一些名家作品中。

相似的谚语还有:

Early wed,early dead. 早婚者早夭。

Easier said than done. 说易行难。

Every man is the architect of his own fortune.每个人都是自己命运的建筑师。

Every man is the master of his own fortune.每个人都是自己命运的主宰。

Every time the sheep bleats it loses a mouthful. 羊每叫一次,就少吃一口。

Eat, Drink, and Be Merry for Tomorrow We Die. 

吃吃喝喝,而且要高兴,因为明天“我们”就要去另一个世界了。

寓意:及时行乐,别等明天。

Every Cloud has a Silver Lining. 

黑色中总有一丝光明。

| F |

Faith will move mountains. 

精诚所至,金石为开。

Fools Rush In Where Angels Fear to Tread. 

天使不敢踩的地方,傻子就冲进来。

寓意:不听老人言,吃亏在眼前。

例句
1.For fools rush in where angels fear to tread.
天使不敢践bai踏的地方,蠢才蜂拥而至。du
2.Fools rush in where angels fear to tread.
天使不敢践踏的地方,蠢材蜂涌而至。
3.Do not be swayed by silliness like “fools rush in where angels fear to tread. “
不要由于愚蠢而摇摆不定,“傻瓜才贸然闯进天使也不敢涉足之地”。

Forewarned is forearmed. 

防患于未然,有备无患

| G | 

Genius is One Percent Inspiration and Ninety-Nine Percent Perspiration.

天才等于百分之一的灵感加百分之九十九的汗水。

God helps those who help themselves. 

天助自助者;自助者天助;自助者天助之;天道酬勤;天助者自助。

Good Fences Make Good Neighbors. 

篱笆可以让成为好邻居

另译:君子之交淡如水。

Good things come to those who wait. 

好东西只属于那些耐心等待的人。

Great minds think alike.  

英雄所见略同。

例句:

Great minds think alike, that‘s just what I’m going to say。

英雄所见略同,这正是我所要说的。

| H |

Half a loaf is better than no loaf. 

有总比没有好。

Haste Makes Waste. 

欲速则不达。

He that lives by the sword shall die by the sword.  

靠剑而生的人将死于剑下。

寓意:有始有终。

He who hesitates is lost.  

举棋不定,坐失良机。

He who laughs last laughs best.  

谁笑到最后,谁笑得最好。

另译:谁笑到最后,才是赢家。

Hindsight is Better than Foresight. 

后见胜于远见。

另译:有先见之明。

Home is Where the Heart is. 

心在哪里,哪里就是家。

home is where the heart is
心在哪里,哪里就bai是家;家是心du之所在;哪里最欢乐,那里zhi就是家
例句
1.
the home is a place where you can berth your heart.
家是可以使你的心停泊的地方。dao
2.
But why still missing home? Where is my home? Listening to the piano during the midnight, my heart pounds.
但是为什么还会想家?哪里是我的家呢?在黑夜中静静地听着这首曲子,心会突然被牵绊。
3.
Home, that’s where the heart is
家,就在心里
4.
East or West, home is the best ; home is where the heart is.
不论东方西方,家最好;家是心的所在。

Honesty is the best policy. 

诚实乃上册。

另译:做成要诚实。

Hope for the best, but prepare for the worst. 

抱最大的希望,做最坏的打算。

| I | 

If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. 

If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.  

If you can’t beat ’em, join ’em.  

If you lie down with dogs, you’ll get up with fleas.  

If you want something done right, you have to do it yourself. 

Ignorance is Bliss. 

It’s not over ’till it’s over.  

It’s never too late to learn. 

| J |

Jack of all trades, master of none.  

| K |

Keep your eye on the ball. 

Keep your friends close and your enemies closer. 

Keep your nose to the grindstone. 

Knowledge is power. 

| L | 

Laughter is the best medicine.  

Life is Short; Art is Long. 

Live and let live.  

Let sleeping dogs lie. 

Look before you leap. 

| M |

Make hay while the sun shines.  

Make love not war. 

Man does not live by bread alone.  

Many hands make light work. 

Many kinfolk, few friends.  

Mighty oaks from little acorns grow.  

Money doesn’t grow on trees.  

Money is the root of all evil.  

| N |

Necessity is the mother of invention.  

Neither a borrower nor a lender be.  

Never judge a book by its cover. 

Never look a gift horse in the mouth. 

Never say Never. 

Nice guys finish last. 

No pain, no gain. 

No news is good news.  

No Man Can Serve Two Masters. 

No man is an island. 

Nothing is certain but death and taxes.  

Nothing ventured, nothing gained.  

| O |

One man’s trash is another man’s treasure. 

One good turn deserves another.  

Only the Good Die Young. 

Opposites attract. 

Out of sight, out of mind.  

| P |

Patience is a virtue.  

People who live in glass houses shouldn’t throw stones.  

Possession is nine points of the law.  

Practice makes perfect.  

| Q |

Quitters Never Win and Winners Never Quit. 

| R |

Rome wasn’t built in a day.  

Rules are made to be broken.  

| S |

Seek and You Shall Find. 

Silence is golden. 

Slow and Steady Wins the Race. 

Spare the Rod and Spoil the Child. 

Strike while the iron is hot.  

| T |

Take it one game at a time. 

The best things come in small packages.  

The best things in life are free.  

The bigger, the better.  

The bigger they are, the harder they fall. 

The Buck Stops Here. 

The course of true love never did run smooth. 

The early bird catches the worm.  

The end justifies the means. 

The future is now. 

The game isn’t over till it’s over. 

The grass is always greener on the other side of the hill. 

The pen is mightier than the sword.  

The road to hell is paved with good intentions.  

The way to a man’s heart is through his stomach.  

The squeaky wheel gets the grease.  

There is no Royal Road to Geometry. 

There is safety in numbers.  

There’s no time like the present. 

There’s no fool like an old fool.  

There’s no place like home. 

There’s no such thing as a free lunch. 

Too many cooks spoil the broth.  

Two wrongs don’t make a right.  

Two heads are better than one. 

| U | 

United we stand, divided we fall.  

| V |

Variety is the spice of life.  

| W |

Waste not, want not.  

What Goes Up Must Come Down. 

What you see is what you get. 

What’s good for the goose is good for the gander. 

When the cat’s away the mice will play.  

When in Rome, do as the Romans do. 

When the going gets tough, the tough get going. 

Where there’s a will there’s a way.  

Winners never quit, and quitters never win. 

Winning isn’t everything – It’s the only thing. 

| Y |

You can lead a horse to water, but you can’t make it drink.  

你可以把一匹马牵到河边,但是你不能强迫它喝水。

寓意:你可以给别人提供一些帮助、机会或者其他东西来使事情变得简单,但是你没法强迫他接受机会、把握机会或者去行动。

You can’t always get what you want. 

你不能总是得偿所愿。

You Can’t Go Home Again. 

你不能再回家了。

You Can’t Have your Cake and Eat it Too. 

你不可以既把蛋糕完整地保留,又把它吃掉。

寓意:不能两全其美。

You can’t judge a book by its cover. 

你不应该通过封面判断一本书好坏。

You Can’t Take it with You. 

你不能把它带走。

寓意:生不带来死不带去。

You Can’t Teach an Old Dog New Tricks. 

你没法让老狗学新把戏。

You Win Some and You Lose Some. 

有得必有失。

You’re never too old to learn. 

你现在学习也不老。

Thanks for reading!

谢谢阅读。

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