不患寡而患不均

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Chinese[edit]

not; no; (negative prefix)
 
misfortune; suffer (from illness); trouble; danger; worry; to contract (a disease)
few; widowed
 
and; as well as; but (not); yet (not); (shows causal relation); (shows change of state); (shows contrast)
 
misfortune; suffer (from illness); trouble; danger; worry; to contract (a disease)
not; no; (negative prefix)
 
equal; even; all; uniform
simp. and trad.
(不患寡而患不均)

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Proverb[edit]

不患寡而患不均

  1. (of money, wealth etc) Do not worry if there is not enough to go around, only worry if it is not evenly distributed (among the people).