1 Where there is life, there is hope. 字面意思: 活著就有希望
2 Where there is smoke, there is fire. 無風不起浪
3 He who has hope has everything. 擁有希望的人擁有一切
4 After rain comes sunshine. 總會雨過天晴。
5 A friend in need is a friend indeed. 患難見真情
6 It is s more blessed to give than to receive. 施比受更有福
7 You cannot judge a book by its cover. 人不可貌相,海水不可斗量
8 Every man has his taste. =Taste differs 人各有所好
9 Accidents will happen. 天有不測風雲,人有旦夕禍福
10 Keep something for a rainy day. 要未雨綢繆
11Everything will be fine. 事情總會好轉的
All will be well.
Everything is going to be okay.
Everything's gonna be alright.
12 We all make mistakes. 人非聖賢，孰能無過
13 The grass is always greener on the other side of the hill. 得不到的總是比較好;別人的總是比較好
英解釋：People tend to desire whatever they don't have.
14 All that glitters is not gold. 字面意思是發亮的不一定全是金子。暗指金玉其外，敗絮其中或虛有其表。
15It never rains, but it pours.禍不單行
Successes never come themselves. 成功不會無故到訪
Misfortunes never befall themselves. 厄運不會沒由來降臨
16Walls have ears. 隔牆有耳。
17 You are cooking rabbits that have not been caught.你這是在空中畫大餅。
18 A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush. 兩鳥在林不如一鳥在手
19 Live and learn. 活到老學到老.
相關說法: Never too old to learn.
20. It is no use crying over spilt milk. 木已成舟懊悔難過也無事於補
cry over spilt milk: 動詞片語 意思: 為已經發生而無法補救的事懊悔
句型: It is no use＋『動名詞』
句型: There is no use＋動名詞 意思: …是沒有用的；…也是白費力氣”
21 Two wrongs don't make a right. 冤冤相報何時了 (勸對方不要有報復的念頭或心態)
22 There's no such thing as a free lunch. 天下沒有白吃的午餐
= There ain't no such thing as a free lunch
英文解釋: Things that are offered for free always have a hidden cost.
23 God helps those who help themselves. 天助自助者
24 Two heads are better than one. 三個臭皮匠勝過一個諸葛亮
英文解釋: If two people cooperate with each other, they can come up with better ideas.
25 Words once spoken can never be recalled. 一言既出，駟馬難追。
26 The early bird catches the worm.早起的鳥兒有蟲吃。
27A stitch in time saves nine.防微杜漸。
28There’s no royal road to learning. 學無捷徑。
英文解釋: Learning things requires hard work. A royal road to anything is a way of attaining it without efforts, since a king’s way (the royal road) is always made easy for him.
29 Where there is a will, there is a way. 有志者事竟成
30 A burnt child dreads the fire.一朝被蛇咬，十年怕草繩 (暗指一個人對過去重大的傷痛或受傷的經驗留下陰影)
ｎｅｘｔ ｐａｇｅ： 名人名言精選（中英對照）