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木高于林,风必摧之;德高于人,众必非之。 [Copy link] 中文

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Post time 2006-7-21 09:25:30 |Display all floors
木高于林,风必摧之;德高于人,众必非之。
My version:
The highest tree must be broken by the wind.
The most moral man must be cursed by others.

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Post time 2006-7-21 09:38:24 |Display all floors
Wind breaks the tree that stands highest in the woods.
Criticism drowns the man who enjoys the highest moral prestige.
If winter comes, can spring be frozen ahead?

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