今朝有酒今朝醉

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ChineseEdit

this morning
 
to have; there is; there are; to exist; to be
wine; liquor; spirits this morning intoxicated
simp. and trad.
(今朝有酒今朝醉)
今朝 今朝

EtymologyEdit

Literally: If there is wine today, then today is the day to get drunk.

PronunciationEdit

IdiomEdit

今朝有酒今朝醉

  1. describes someone with attitude of instant gratification; describes someone who never thinks about the future; here today, gone tomorrow; live for the now