金 陵 輯
March 3, 2000
Translate the following into Chinese (試譯下列各句):
1. To err is human; to forgive, divine.
2. Life is not all beers and skittles.
3. After a storm comes a calm.
4. To die on one's feet is better than to live on one's knees.
5. He that respects others shall likewise be respected.
6. Treat others as you would have them treat you.
(Try to do to others as you would have them do to you. --Charles Dickens)
7. Benefit goes to the humble while failure awaits the arrogant.
8. If they are given an inch, they will go a mile (Time, Feb. 11, 1991)
9. One who wishes to be good at his work should sharpen his tools first.
10. There is a lot of noise on the stairs, but no one comes into the room.