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英文諺語

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He who has health has hope. 留得青山在,不怕沒柴燒

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A rolling stone gathers no moss. 滾石不生苔

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It never rains but pours. 禍不單行
Look before you leap. 三思而後行

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Jump once but look twice. 三思而後行
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Habit is second nature. 習慣成自然

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Haste makes waste. 欲速則不達

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Practice makes perfect. 熟能生巧

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Take the rough with the smooth. 隨遇而安

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Do in Rome as the Romans do. 入境隨俗

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A friend in need is a friend indeed. 患難見真情

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Courtesy costs nothing. 禮多人不怪

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Birds of a feather flock together. 物以類聚

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Faith will move mountains. 人定勝天。

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Money makes the mare go. 有錢能使鬼推磨

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Time flies like an arrow. 光陰似箭

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Where there is smoke, there is fire. 無風不起浪

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The pot calls the kettle black. 五十步笑百步

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Monkey see, monkey do. 有樣學樣

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Not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck. 塞翁失馬,焉知非福

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One generation plants the trees, another gets the shade. 前人種樹,後人乘涼

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A word once spoken can never be recalled. 一言既出,駟馬難追。

人言可畏 A fox may grow gray. 失之毫釐,差之千里 24 A little too late is much too late. 風水輪流轉 A miss is as good as a mile. 失之毫釐,差之千里 25 Bad news has wings. 好事不出門,壞事傳千里 26 God helps those who help themselves. 天助者自助者 27 It is better to die when life is a disgrace. 情人眼裡出西施 23 Every dog has his day. 寧為玉碎,不為瓦全 28 Like knows like. 忠言逆耳卻利於行 33 Give a dog a bad name and hang him. 忠言逆耳 Hard words break no bones. 富不過三代 38 Good medicine for health tastes bitter to the mouth. 滴水穿石,點石成金 . 人非聖賢,孰能無過 Unpleasant advice is a good medicine. 耳濡目染,身教言傳 37 Great men's sons seldom do well. 惺惺相惜 29 One eyewitness is better than ten hearsays. 忠言逆耳 32 Advice when most needed is least heeded. 本末倒置 31 To err is human. 百聞不如一見 30 Put the cart before the horse. 江山易改,本性難移 34 Leopards cannot change their spots. but never good. 良藥苦口利於病 39 Constant dripping wears away a stone. 公事公辦 36 Children are what the mothers are.22 Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. 江山易改,本性難移 35 Business is business.

惡有惡報 54 One good turn deserves another. 得寸進尺 53 A bad penny always comes back. 有眼不識泰山 51 Unity is strength. 此地無銀三百兩 60 The higher the mountain. 天網恢恢,疏而不漏 43 It takes all sorts to make a world. 千里之行始於足下 49 It is more blessed to give than to receive. 善有善報 55 Virtue will have a good reward. no matter who gave it. 循序渐進 46 Words cut more than swords. 天網恢恢,疏而不漏 42 Justice has long arms. 玉不琢,不成器 59 Never try to prove what nobody doubts. 舌劍利於刀劍 47 Better rely on yourself than no others. 一種米養百種人 44 When one door shuts another opens. 靠山山倒,靠自已最好 48 The climbing of a height begins at the base. 天無絕人之路 45 Creep before you walk.40 Life is not a bed of roses. 識時務者為俊傑 57 If the counsel be good. 平生不做虧心事,夜半敲門心不驚 . 人生無法事事如意 41 Well begun is half done. 爬得愈高,跌得愈深 61 A clear conscience is like a coat of mail. 好的開始是成功的一半 God's mill grinds slow but sure. the greater descent. 施比受更有福 50 To entertain an angel unawares. 團結就是力量 52 Give him an inch and he'll take a yard. 從善如流 58 An uncut gem goes not sparkle. . vice will have an veil recompense. 善有善報,惡有惡報 56 It is as well to know which way the wind blows.

not to advance is to drop back 學習之道不進則退 80 Learning without thinking is vain. 當局者迷 . 所謂的天才是一分的靈感,加上九十 九分的努力 72 Love and blindness are twin sisters. 金窩銀窩不如自己狗窩 65 Call a spade a spade. 學而不思則罔,思而不學則殆 81 Least said. you will become the greatest of the great. 見不賢內自省 83 Meeting is the beginning of parting. 謙受益,滿招損 78 Kind hearts are soonest wronged. modesty benefits. 家家有本難唸的經 68 Fields have eyes. 家和萬事興 76 If you have tasted the bitterest of the bitter. 一朝被蛇咬,十年怕草繩 63 A coconut-shell full of water is an ocean to an ant 井底之蛙 64 Be it ever so humble.62 A burnt child dreads the fire. thinking without learning is perilous. sorrow is surely near at hand. 大智若愚 74 If a man takes no thoughts about what is distant. 打開天窗說亮話 66 Deeds are better than words. 隔牆有耳 69 Filial piety is the foundation of family discipline. soonest mended. 天下無不散的宴席 84 Men are blind in their own cause. 吃得苦中苦方為人上人 77 Pride hurts. 人無遠慮,必有近憂 75 If the family lives in harmony. there's no place like home. 坐而言不如起而行 67 Every family has a skeleton in the cupboard. 愛情是盲目的 73 He knows most who speaks least. all affairs will prosper. and woods have ears. 言多必失 82 Many learn to be wise by the folly of others. 孝順為齊家之本 70 Fine words butter no parsnips 畫餅充飢 71 Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration. 人善被人欺 79 Learning is like rowing upstream.

After a storm comes a calm. 驚弓之鳥 100 You see a man's face but not his heart. 糟糕的藉口還不如沒有。 2. 溺水胡抓草,病急亂投醫。 8. 無濟於事 95 Don't catch at the shadow and lose the substance. 良藥苦口利於病,忠言逆耳利於行。 . 兩者權衡取其輕 93 Share and share alike. 不要以貌取人 87 No gains without pains. A contented mind is a perpetual feast. 有福同享,有難同當 94 If the blind lead the blind. 群眾非良伴。 6.85 Never do things by halves. 一鳥在手勝於二鳥在林。 4. A friend to everybody is a friend to nobody. Actions speak louder than words. A bad excuse is worse than none. 鄉愿德之賊。 10. 拙匠常怪其器不精。 3. 遠親不如近鄰 98 Saying is one thing and doing another. A drowning man will catch at a straw. 說是一回事,做是另外一回事 99 It is enough to show a whip to a beaten dog. A good medicine tastes bitter. A crowd is not company. a heart of gall. A bird in hand is worth two in the bush. 知足常樂。 7. 知人知面不知心 英文諺語大全 1. 笑裏藏刀 89 A guilty conscience needs no accuser. 坐而言不如起而行。事實勝於雄辯。 5. 暴風雨後有寧靜。雨過天青,否極泰來。 11. A friend in need is a friend indeed. A bad workman quarrels with his tools. 養育之恩大於生育 92 Better lose the saddle than the horse. 不經一事,不長一智 97 Distant kinsmen mean less than close neighbors. both shall fall into the ditch. 絕對不要半途而廢 86 Never judge by appearance. 沒有不勞而獲的事 88 A honey tongue. 不要捨本逐末 96 It is easy to be wise after the event. 患難見真情。 9. 作賊心虛 90 All are not thieves that dogs bark at 人不可貌相,海水不可斗量 91 Better breeding than birth.

狗急跳牆。 37. A fool may give a wise man counsel. 明槍易躲,暗箭難防。 41. 人窮志短。 28. 少壯不努力,老大徒傷悲。 23. an old beggar. 學壞容易學好難。 45. 一天一個蘋果,醫生遠離我。 17. but it will not serve ever. 條條大路通羅馬。 15. An ass in Germany is a professor in Rome. All for one. A hedge between keeps friendship green. A clean hand wants no washing.12. 近朱者赤,近墨者黑。 54. A liar is not believed when he speaks the truth. A crooked stick will have a crooked shadow. 星星之火可以燎原。 50. 牛要耕田馬要騎,孩子不打變調皮。 42. All roads lead to Rome. 君子之交淡如水,小人之交甜如蜜。 48. A storm in a teacup. A penny at a pinch is worth a pound. A rolling stone gathers no moss. A little neglect may breed great mischief. Ambition can creep as well as soar. 大丈夫能屈能伸。 29. 及時行事,事半功倍。 防微杜漸。 19. 一朝被蛇咬,十年怕草繩。 38. A little bird wants but a little nest. one for all. 狗仗人勢。夜郎自大。 39. A baited cat may grow as fierce as a lion. 緊要關頭,小錢當大錢用。 33. 天有不測風雲,人有旦夕禍福。 31. A little fire burns up a great deal of corn. All's well that ends well. 上樑不正下樑歪,中樑不正倒下來。 40. 小時了了,大未必佳。 . 他山之石可以攻錯。 24. 滾石不生苔,轉業不聚財。 35. A watched pot never boils. April showers bring May flowers. 好的開始是成功的一半。 34. 智者千慮必有一失,愚者千慮必有一得。 44. A leopard does not change its spots. 騙人一時,騙不了一世。 46. As a man makes his bed so must he lie. 無人相信善謊者的真心話。 13. 清者自清,濁者自濁。身正不怕影子斜。 22. 什麼人交什麼朋友。觀其友,知其人。 16. A man at five may be a fool at fifteen. so he shall reap. 登高必自卑,行遠必自邇。 49. 天下無不散的筵席。 14. 人人為我,我為人人。 30. All good things come to an end. 飲水思源。 18. A man apt to promise is apt to forget. 輕諾者,信必寡。 55. A good name is sooner lost than won. A cock is bold on his own dunghill. A deceitful peace is more hurtful than an open war. 一失足成千古恨,再回頭已百年身。 53. A man is known by the company he keeps. As a man sows. A clear conscience is a soft pillow. 平生不做虧心事,夜半敲門心不驚。 26. A little leak will sink a great ship. A young idler. 自做自受。 27. 結尾好的事就是好事。 32. 多行不義必自斃。 47. 小題大做 。大驚小怪。 20. A good shift may serve long. Accidents will happen. An apple a day keeps the doctor away. 牽一髮而動全身。千丈之堤潰於蟻穴。 52. A stitch in time saves nine. 江山易改,本性難移。 25. A good beginning is half the battle. A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. A burnt child dreads the fire. A fond mother produced mischief. A man among children will be long a child. 一粒老鼠屎,壞了一鍋粥。 51. A guilty conscience needs no accuser. 種瓜得瓜,種豆得豆。 善有善報,惡有惡報。 21. 心急水不沸,欲速則不達。 36. A little gall spoils a great deal of honey.

貓都愛吃魚,卻怕爪弄濕。 . 來者不拒。 87. 能者多勞。人善被人欺,馬善被人騎。 67. 病情確診斷,治病好一半。 92. All are not saints that go to church. All things are easy that are done willingly. A straw shows which way the wind blows. 燃燒自己,照亮別人。 89. 慢工出細活。事緩則圓。 61. All the winning is in the first buying. 小不忍則亂大謀。 85. 遠親不如近鄰。 60. All his swans are geese. A man should take as companion one older than himself. A little is better than none. 只聽樓梯響,不見人下來。 65. 同仇敵愾。 90. 省一文就是賺一文。 83. 善始者必善其終。 93. All is not gold that glitters. A candle lights others and consumes itself. A great man cannot brook a rival. 時勢造英雄。 94. A barking dog never bites. 萬事起頭難。 62. A thing begun is half done. 一知半解最危險。淺學誤人。 77. An eye for an eye. A good beginning makes a good ending. 結交須勝己,似我不如無。 58. All is fish that comes to my net. 說謊比偷竊更可惡。 95. A little learning is a dangerous thing. 天下本無事,庸人自擾之。 76. 人非聖賢,孰能無過。 74. 聊勝於無。 96. A man's reach should exceed his grasp. A hero is known in the time of misfortune. A little pot is soon hot. Anybody can make mistake. 福無雙至,禍不單行。 屋漏偏逢連夜雨,船破又遇對頭風。 63. A near neighbor is better than a distant cousin. and a tooth for a tooth. 小人易怒。 78. 去做禮拜者,未必皆聖人。 97. 天下無難事,只要有心人。 69. A penny saved is a penny earned (gained). A common danger causes common action. A slow fire makes sweet malt. 不是會亮的就是金子。 裡頭一包蔥,外頭裝相公。 66. A liar is worse than a thief. Avoid evil and it will avoid you. 量力而為。 81. 飯後三百步,不用開藥鋪。 64. A miss is as good as a mile. 差之毫厘,失之千里。 59. All his geese are swans. 不聽老人言,吃虧在眼前。 73. All lay loads on a willing horse. An old man's sayings are seldom untrue. A man is one who is faithful to his word. 人是鐵,飯是鋼,三日不吃餓到慌。 70. 話到口邊留半句,理從是處讓三分。 話多不如話少,多易錯,少易好。 讒言 入耳三冬暖,惡語傷人六月寒。 72. 觀微知著。一葉知秋。 84. 諾言成空談。希望成泡影。 88. At a great bargain. A little neglect may breed great mischief. An ill tongue may do much. After supper walk a mile. 一報還一報。以牙還牙。 71. All cry and no wool. 敝帚自珍。 86.56. After delay comes a let. 一言九鼎。君子一言,駟馬難追。 57. All cats love fish but fear to wet their paws. A new broom sweeps clean. 久住非佳賓,常來不歡迎。 91. An empty sack cannot stand upright. 一國無二主,一山無二虎。 80. A constant guest is never welcome. 便宜無好貨,好貨不便宜。 75. A disease known is half cured. 刀子嘴豆腐心。 79. make a pause. 先下手為強。 68. 新官上任三把火。 82.

聰明人能隨機應變。 108. A road of a thousand miles begins with one step. All is not lost that's in peril. A man can't whistle and drink at the same time. Ambition never dies until there is no way out. a mouse abroad. All things are difficult before they are easy. 行遠必自邇。 103. 人不可貌相,海水不可斗量。 102. 不到黃河心不死。 101. All are not thieves that dogs bark at. 一言既出,駟馬難追。 110. Apples of gold in pictures of silver. A wise man cares not for what he can't have. 加油添醋。 113. A secret between more than two is no secret.98. A hard beginning makes a good ending. A man may lose more in an hour than he can get in seven. 一切收穫都來自犧牲。 114. A stumble may prevent a fall. All is fair in war. 兵不厭詐。 99. A tale never loses in the telling. A willful man will have his way. 好書是人類靈魂最純靜的精髓。 111. A lion at home. 眼中釘,肉中刺。 120. 對明智者一言已足。 109. 危險不等於完蛋。 115. A good book is the purest essence of a human soul. Appearances are deceitful. 萬事起頭難。 117. 一心不能二用。 100. A word spoken is an arrow let fly. 不可一概而論。人不可貌相,海不可斗量。 118. A thorn in one's side. 智者不作非分之想。 107. All gains are made at some sacrifice. A word is enough to the wise. 易失難得。 112. 先苦後甘。 116. A wise man will make tools of what comes to hand. 兩人以上知道的秘密就不算秘密。 104. 在家一條龍,出外一條蟲。 119. 錦上添花。 . 小懲大誡。 105. 有志者事竟成。 106.