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Post time 2006-5-6 11:47:36 |Display all floors
A good fame is better than a good face.    In my opinion, a beautiful mind is better than a good fame.

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Great minds think alike. 英雄所见略同。

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Post time 2006-5-6 14:33:38 |Display all floors
Yellow cat, black cat, as long as it catches mice, it is a good cat.    It is first said by our great leader Deng Xiaoping. This quotation refers to the situation in 1980s when economic system needed a change.

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Post time 2006-5-6 14:40:40 |Display all floors
It's impossible for a big country like China to live on borrowed money or achieve growth by imitating others.      Also said by leader Deng.

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Post time 2006-5-6 14:45:39 |Display all floors
All Chinese have at the very least a sense of pride in the Chinese nation, no matter what clothes they wear or what political stand they take.   Said by leader Deng referring to one country and two systems.

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Post time 2006-5-6 14:47:39 |Display all floors
Originally posted by rovi297 at 2006-5-6 14:45
Please don't twist what our great leader Deng Xiaoping said ---------black cat or white cat,........he didn't say "yellow cat" at all.


It is a kind of translation accepted by most people. Look up this in Microsoft Encarta and you will find the answer!!!

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