不以成敗論英雄

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Mandarin[edit]

(negative prefix); not; no
 
to use; according to; so as to; in order to; by; with; because; Israel (abbrev.)
success and/or failure
 
by the; per; discuss; theory; to talk (about); to discuss; the Analects (of Confucius)
hero
trad. (不以成敗論英雄) 成敗 英雄
simp. (不以成败论英雄) 成败 英雄

Proverb[edit]

不以成敗論英雄 (traditional, Pinyin bù yǐ chéngbài lùn yīngxióng, simplified 不以成败论英雄)

  1. A person should not be deemed a hero merely on the basis of the success or failure of his endeavors.

References[edit]

  • "不以成敗論英雄" (in Mandarin), Guoyu Cidian On-line Mandarin Dictionary (國語辭典). URL accessed on 2009-05-11.

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