案ずるより産むが易し

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
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Etymology[edit]

Literally, 案ずる ‎(worrying) より ‎(than) 産む ‎(giving birth) ‎(is) 易し ‎(easy), "Giving birth is easier than worrying (about it)."

Proverb[edit]

案ずるより産むが易し ‎(hiragana あんずるよりうむがやすし, romaji anzuru yori umu ga yasushi)

  1. Doing something is easier than worrying about it.