花開堪折直須折

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Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 花开堪折直须折
trad.

Etymology[edit]

Literally: If a flower is blooming, and you can pluck it, go ahead and pluck it.

Proverb[edit]

花開堪折直須折 (traditional, Pinyin huā kāi kān zhé zhí xū zhé, simplified 花开堪折直须折)

  1. seize the day; carpe diem.

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