一分耕耘,一分收穫

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Chinese[edit]

 
one; 1; single; a; (before verbs) as soon as, once; (before a noun) entire (family, etc.)
 
to divide; minute; (a measure word); (a unit of length = 0.33 centimeter); part
plowing and weeding, farm work
 
one; 1; single; a; (before verbs) as soon as, once; (before a noun) entire (family, etc.)
 
to divide; minute; (a measure word); (a unit of length = 0.33 centimeter); part
to harvest; to gather
trad. (一分耕耘,一分收穫) 耕耘 收穫
simp. (一分耕耘,一分收获) 耕耘 收获

Etymology[edit]

Literally: For each part sown, one part is reaped.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proverb[edit]

一分耕耘,一分收穫

  1. You get out of it what you put into it.
  2. The more one works at something, the better the results.
  3. Proper English proverb: You reap what you sow.

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