君子报仇,十年不晚

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Etymology[edit]

Literally: (For) a gentleman to take revenge, ten years is not too late (to wait).

Proverb[edit]

君子报仇十年不晚 (simplified, Pinyin jūnzǐ bàochóu, shí nián bù wǎn, traditional 君子報仇,十年不晚)

  1. One should bide one's time and wait for the right opportunity to seek vengeance.

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