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Quote of the week (Apr. 20, 2010)

Apr. 21, 2010

Chéngzhǎng jiù huì chūchǒu, chūchǒu cái huì chéngzhǎng.
成       长       就 会   出丑,        出丑    才 会    成    长。

 

Making a fool of yourself is just part of your growing process. And only after that can you grow up.
                               –From “刘一秒 (Liú Yìmiǎo) Liu Yimiao,” one of the top cultural thinkers in China.

生词 (shēngcí) Vocabulary:

 

成长 (chéngzhǎng): n/v growth/to grow up

 

出丑 (chūchǒu): v to make a fool of oneself

 


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