Journey in Life: 05/11/17

Thursday, May 11, 2017

"Look before you leap" nghĩa là gì?

Photo courtesy Jon Rawlinson.

'Look before you leap' = nhìn kỹ trước khi nhảy -> nghĩa là cần cân nhắc kỹ trước khi làm việc gì, không nên vội hành động mà không suy tính các hậu quả và mối nguy hiểm của nó (one shouldn't act without first considering the possible consequences or dangers); cẩn tắc vô ưu.

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