A bad beginning makes a bad ending.
A bad thing never dies.
A bad workman always blames his tools.
A bird in the hand is worth than two in the bush.
A boaster and a liar are cousins-german.
A bully is always a coward.
A burden of one"s choice is not felt.
A candle lights others and consumes itself.
A cat has 9 lives.
A cat may look at a king.
A close mouth catches no flies.
A constant guest is never welcome.
Actions speak louder than words.
Adversity leads to prosperity.
Adversity makes a man wise, not rich.
A fair death honors the whole life.
A faithful friend is hard to find.
A fall into a pit, a gain in your wit.
A fox may grow gray, but never good.
A friend in need is a friend indeed.
A friend is easier lost than found.
A friend is never known till a man has need.
A friend without faults will never be found.
"After you" is good manners.
A good beginning is half done.
A good beginning makes a good ending.
A good book is a good friend.
A good book is the best of friends, the same today and forever.
A good conscience is a soft pillow.
A good fame is better than a good face.
A good husband makes a good wife.
A good medicine tastes bitter.
A good wife health is a man"s best wealth.
A great talker is a great liar.
A hedge between keeps friendship green.
A joke never gains an enemy but loses a friend.
A leopard cannot change its spots.
A liar is not believed when he speaks the truth.
A light heart lives long.
A little body often harbors a great soul.
A little knowledge is a dangerous thing.
A little pot is soon hot.
All are brave when the enemy flies.
All good things come to an end.
All rivers run into sea.
All roads lead to Rome.
All that ends well is well.
All that glitters is not gold.
All things are difficult before they are easy.
All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy.
A man becomes learned by asking questions.
A man can do no more than he can.
A man cannot spin and reel at the same time.
A man is known by his friends.
A man of words and not of deeds is like a garden full of weeds.
A man without money is no man at all.
A merry heart goes all the way.
A miss is as good as a mile.
A mother"s love never changes.
An apple a day keeps the doctor away.
A new broom sweeps clean.
An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth.
An hour in the morning is worth two in the evening.
An old dog cannot learn new tricks.
An ounce of luck is better than a pound of wisdom.
An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.
A rolling stone gathers no moss.
As a man sows, so he shall reap.
A single flower does not make a spring.
A snow year, a rich year.
A sound mind in a sound body.
A still tongue makes a wise head.
A stitch in time saves nine.
A straight foot is not afraid of a crooked shoe.
A wise head makes a close mouth.
A word spoken is past recalling.
A year"s plan starts with spring.
A young idler, an old beggar.
Bad news has wings.
Barking dogs seldom bite.
Beauty lies in the love"s eyes.
Be swift to hear, slow to speak.
Better late than never.
Better to ask the way than go astray.
Between friends all is common.
Birds of a feather flock together.
Blood is thicker than water.
Blood will have blood.
Books and friends should be few but good.
Business is business.
Business is the salt of life.
By reading we enrich the mind, by conversation we polish it.
Cannot see the wood for the trees.
Care and diligence bring luck.
Caution is the parent of safety.
Cheats never prosper.
Children are what the mothers are.
Choose an author as you choose a friend.
Come what may, heaven won"t fall.
Complacency is the enemy of study.
Confidence in yourself is the first step on the road to success.
Constant dripping wears away a stone.
Content is better than riches.
Count one"s chickens before they are hatched.
Courtesy on one side only lasts not long.
Creep before you walk.
Cry for the moon.
Custom is a second nature.
Custom makes all things easy.
Diamond cuts diamond.
Do as the Romans do.
Do as you would be done by.
Doing is better than saying.
Do it now.
Do nothing by halves.
Don"t claim to know what you don"t know.
Don"t have too many irons in the fire.
Don"t make a mountain out of a molehill.
Don"t put off till tomorrow what should be done today.
Don"t put the cart before the horse.
Don"t trouble trouble until trouble troubles you.
Don"t try to teach your grandmother to suck eggs.
Do well and have well.
Each bird love to hear himself sing.
Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise.
Easier said than done.
Easy come, easy go.
Eat to live, but not live to eat.
Empty vessels make the greatest sound.
Envy has no holidays.
Even Homer sometimes nods.
Even reckoning makes long friends.
Every advantage has its disadvantage.
Everybody"s business is nobody"s business.
Every day is not Sunday.
Every dog has his day.
Every door may be shut, but death"s door.
Every heart has its own sorrow.
Every little helps a mickle.
Every man for himself, and the devil takes the hindmost.
Every man has his faults.
Every man has his hobbyhorse.
Every man has his weak side.
Every man is the architect of his own fortune.
Every minute counts.
Every mother"s child is handsome.
Every potter praises hit pot.
Everything is good when new, but friends when old.
Example is better then percept.
Experience is the father of wisdom and memory the mother.
Experience must be bought.
Fact speak louder than words.
Failure is the mother of success.
False friends are worse than bitter enemies.
Far from eye, far from heart.
Far water does not put out near fire.
Faults are thick where love is thin.
Fear always springs from ignorance.
Fields have eyes, and woods have ears.
Fire and water have no mercy.
Fire is a good servant but a bad master.
First come, first served.
First impressions are half the battle.
First think and then speak.
Fools grow without watering.
Fool"s haste is no speed.
Fools has fortune.
Fools learn nothing from wise men, but wise men learn much from fools.
Forbidden fruit is sweet.
Fortune favors those who use their judgement.
Fortune knocks once at least at every man"s gate.
Four eyes see more than two.
Friends agree best at distance.
Friends are thieves of time.
Friends must part.
Genius is nothing but labor and diligence.
Give a dog a bad name and hang him.
God helps those who help themselves.
Gold will not buy anything.
Good for good is natural, good for evil is manly.
Good health is over wealth.
Good medicine for health tastes bitter to the mouth.
Good watch prevents misfortune.
Great barkers are no biters.
Great hopes make great man.
Great minds think alike.
Great men have great faults.
Great men"s sons seldom do well.
Great trees are good for nothing but shade.
Great wits have short memories.
Greedy folks have long arms.
Guilty consciences make men cowards.
Habit cures habit.
Handsome is he who does handsomely.
Happiness takes no account of time.
Happy is he who owes nothing.
Happy is the man who learns from the misfortunes of others.
Harm set, harm get.
Hasty love, soon cold.
Health is better than wealth.
Health is happiness.
Hear all parties.
Heaven never helps the man who will not act.
He is a fool that forgets himself.
He is a good friend that speaks well of us behind our backs.
He is a wise man who speaks little.
He is lifeless that is faultless.
He is not fit to command others that cannot command himself.
Pain past is pleasure. 过去的痛苦即快乐。
All things are difficult before they are easy. 凡事必先难后易。 Nothing is impossible to a willing heart. 心之所愿，无事不成。 Where there is life, there is hope. 有生命必有希望。
I feel strongly that I can make it. 我坚信我一定能成功。
Better to light one candle than to curse the darkness. 与其诅咒黑暗，不如燃起蜡烛。
The shortest answer is doing. 最简短的回答就是行动。
Four short words sum up what has lifted most successful individuals above the crowd: a little bit more. 成功的秘诀就是四个简单的字：多一点点。 （凡事比别人多一点点！多一点努力，多一点自律，多一点实践，多一点疯狂。多一点点就能创造奇迹！）
DEFINITION OF CRAZINESS "Crazy" stands for the human spirit of transcending oneself. It stands for the single-minded pursuit of dreams. It stands for the total devotion to your work. It stands for the passion of commitment to reach the goal. Once you have this craziness, you can achieve anything you want. Let alone learning English! 疯狂的定义 "疯狂"代表着人类超越自我的精神，代表着对理想的执着追求，代表着对事业忘我的全情投入，代表着不达目的绝不罢休的激情。人一旦有了这种疯狂，做任何事都可以成功，何况攻克英语！
ALWAYS HAVE A DREAM Forget about the days when it"s been cloudy, But don"t forget your hours in the sun. Forget about the times you"ve been defeated, But don"t forget the victories you"ve won. Forget about the misfortunes you"ve encountered, But don"t forget the times your luck has turned. Forget about the days when you"ve been lonely, But don"t forget the friendly smiles you"ve seen. Forget about the plans that didn"t seem to work out right, But don"t forget to always have a dream. 永不放弃梦想 忘掉你的失意日子， 但不要忘记黄金的时光。 忘掉你的一次次失败，但不要忘记你夺取的胜利。 忘掉你遭遇的不幸， 但不要忘记你的时来运转。 忘掉你的孤独日子， 但不要忘记你得到的友善的微笑。 忘掉你没有得以顺利实施的计划， 但不要放弃你的梦想。
打击我吧！ 伤害我吧！ 折磨我吧！ 侮辱我吧！ 冤枉我吧！ 迫害我吧！ Attack me! Hurt me! Torture me! Humiliate me! Mistreat me! Persecute me!
让暴风雨都来吧！让我付出代价！ 让我心态归零！ 你使我兴奋！ 你使我斗志昂扬！ 你使我咬牙切齿！ Let storms rage against me! Let me pay the price! Let me hit rock bottom! You excite me! You fill me with the spirit to fight! You make me grind my teeth!
你使我百折不挠！ 你使我脱胎换骨！你使我变得更坚强！ 你使我成为真正的人！ 你是我最幸福的回忆！ 你是我终生感激的恩人！ 我不是人，我要重塑人的尊严！ You make me determined! You make my completely reshape myself! You make me stronger! You make me a real man! You are my most joyful memory! I owe you all my life! I"m not human. I want to rebuild my dignity and honor. I want to reshape my life.
Do not , for one repulse , give up the purpose that you resolved to effect .(William Shakespeare , British dramatist)
Don“t part with your illusions . When they are gone you may still exist , but you have ceased to live. (Mark Twain , American writer)
不要放弃你的幻想。当幻想没有了以后，你还可以生存，但是你虽生犹死。（(美国作家 马克 吐温)
I want to bring out the secrets of nature and apply them for the happiness of man . I don“t know of any better service to offer for the short time we are in the world .(Thomas Edison , American inventor)
我想揭示大自然的秘密，用来造福人类。我认为，在我们的短暂一生中，最好的贡献莫过于此了。 (美国发明家 爱迪生. T.)
Ideal is the beacon. Without ideal , there is no secure direction ; without direction , there is no life .( Leo Tolstoy , Russian writer)
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If winter comes , can spring be far behind ?( P. B. Shelley , British poet )
冬天来了，春天还会远吗？( 英国诗人, 雪莱. P. B.)
If you doubt yourself , then indeed you stand on shaky11 ground .(
Ibsen , Norwegian dramatist )
如果你怀疑自己，那么你的立足点确实不稳固了。 (挪威剧作家 易卜生)
If you would go up high , then use your own legs ! Do not let yourselves carried aloft; do not seat yourselves on other people“s backs and heads . (F. W . Nietzsche , German Philosopher)
如果你想走到高处，就要使用自己的两条腿！不要让别人把你抬到高处；不要坐在别人的背上和头上。(德国哲学家 尼采. F. W.)
It is at our mother“s knee that we acquire our noblest and truest and highest , but there is seldom any money in them.( Mark Twain , American writer )
就是在我们母亲的膝上，我们获得了我们的最高尚、最真诚和最远大的理想，但是里面很少有任何金钱。(美国作家 马克 吐温)
Living without an aim is like sailing without a compass.
Alexander Dumas (Davy de La Pailleterie, French Writer)
生活没有目标就像航海没有指南针。 (法国作家 大仲马. A.)
The ideals which have lighted my way , and time after time have given me new courage to face life cheerfully 19 have been kindness , beauty and truth .(Albert Einstein , American scientist)
有些理想曾为我们引过道路，并不断给我新的勇气以欣然面对人生，那些理想就是——真、善、美。 (美国科学家 爱因斯坦 . A .)
The important thing in life is to have a great aim , and the determination to attain it. (Johan Wolfgang von Goethe , German Poet and dramatist)
人生重要的事情就是确定一个伟大的目标，并决心实现它。(德国诗人、戏剧家 歌德 . J . M .)
The man with a new idea is a crank until the idea succeeds .(Mark Twain , American writer)
具有新想法的人在其想法实现之前是个怪人。 (美国作家 马克 吐温)
The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today .(Franklin Roosevelt , American president)
实现明天理想的唯一障碍是今天的疑虑。 (美国总统 罗斯福. F .)
When an end is lawful and obligatory, the indispensable means to is are also lawful and obligatory .(Abraham Lincoln , American statesman)
如果一个目的是正当而必须做的，则达到这个目的的必要手段也是正当而必须采取的。(美国政治家 林肯. A.)
·All things in their being are good for something.
· Difficult circumstances serve as a textbook of life for people.
· Failure is the mother of success. - Thomas Paine
· For man is man and master of his fate.
· The unexamined life is not worth living. -- Socrates
· 混混噩噩的生活不值得过。 -- 苏格拉底
· None is of freedom or of life deserving unless he daily conquers it anew. -Erasmus
· Our destiny offers not the cup of despair, but the chalice of opportunity. So let us seize it, not in fear, but in gladness. -- R.M. Nixon
因此，让我们毫无畏惧，满心愉悦地把握命运 - 尼克松
· Living without an aim is like sailing without a compass. -- John Ruskin
· 生活没有目标，犹如航海没有罗盘。-- 罗斯金
· What makes life dreary is the want of motive. -- George Eliot
· 没有了目的，生活便郁闷无光。 -- 乔治 · 埃略特
· Towering genius disdains a beaten path. It seeks regions hitherto unexplored.
· There is no such thing as a great talent without great will - power. -- Balzac
· 没有伟大的意志力，便没有雄才大略。 -- 巴尔扎克
· The good seaman is known in bad weather.
· Fear not that the life shall come to an end, but rather fear that it shall never have a beginning. --J.H. Newman
· 不要害怕你的生活将要结束，应该担心你的生活永远不会真正开始。 -- 纽曼
· Gods determine what you"re going to be. -- Julius Erving
· 人生的奋斗目标决定你将成为怎样的人。 -- 欧文
· An aim in life is the only fortune worth finding. -- Robert Louis Stevenson
· 生活的目标，是唯一值得寻找的财富。-- 史蒂文森
· While there is life there is hope.
· 一息若存，希望不灭。 -- 英国谚语
· Try not to become a man of success but rather try to become a man of value. -- A. Einstein
· 不要为成功而努力，要为做一个有价值的人而努力。 -- 爱因斯坦
· You have to believe in yourself. That"s the secret of success. -- Charles Chaplin
· 人必须有自信，这是成功的秘密。 -- 卓别林
· Pursue your object, be it what it will, steadily and indefatigably.
· We must accept finite disappointment, but we must never lose infinite hope. -- Mattin Luther King
· 我们必须接受失望，因为它是有限的，但千万不可失去希望，因为它是无穷的。 -- 马丁 · 路德 · 金
· Energy and persistence conquer all things. -- Benjamin Franklin
· 能量加毅力可以征服一切。 -- 富兰克林
· Nothing seek, nothing find.
· Cease to struggle and you cease to live. -- Thomas Carlyle
· 生命不止，奋斗不息。 -- 卡莱尔
· A thousand-li journey is started by taking the first step.
· Strength alone knows conflict, weakness is below even defeat, and is born vanquished. -- Swetchine
· 只有强者才懂得斗争；弱者甚至失败都不够资格，而是生来就是被征服的。 -- 斯威特切尼
· The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for circumstances they want, and if they cannot find them, make them. -- Bernara Shaw
· 在这个世界上取得成就的人，都努力去寻找他们想要的机会，如果找不到机会，他们便自己创造机会。 -- 萧伯纳
· A strong man will struggle with the storms of fate. -- Thomas Addison
· 强者能同命运的风暴抗争。 -- 爱迪生
· He who seize the right moment, is the right man. -- Goethe
· 谁把握机遇，谁就心想事成。 -- 歌德
· Victory won"t come to me unless I go to it. -- M.Moore
· 胜利是不会向我们走来的，我必须自己走向胜利。 -- 穆尔
· Man struggles upwards; water flows downwards.
· Man errs as long as he strives. -- Goethe
· 失误是进取的代价。 -- 歌德
· The failures and reverses which await men - and one after another sadden the brow of youth - add a dignity to the prospect of human life, which no Arcadian success would do. -- Henry David Thoreau
· 尽管失败和挫折等待着人们，一次次地夺走青春的容颜，但却给人生的前景增添了一份尊严，这是任何顺利的成功都不能做到的。 -- 梭罗
· A man can fail many times, but he isn"t a failure until he begins to blame somebody else. -- J. Burroughs
· 一个人可以失败很多次，但是只要他没有开始责怪旁人，他还不是一个失败者。 -- 巴勒斯