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水滴石穿 【shuǐ dī shí chuān】Dripping water wears through a stone

Release Date:2016-04-08

水滴石穿

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Dripping water wears through a stone.

释义:滴:滴落。穿:洞穿。水一直向下滴,时间长了能把石头滴穿。比喻只要坚持不懈,细微之力也能做出很难办的事。也比喻只要有恒心,不断努力,持之以恒,事情就可能成功。

Definition: dī:drip; chuān:wears through. shuǐ dī shí chuān: Dripping water wears through a stone, metaphorically meaning perseverant small effort makes a big difference, or perseverance and continual effort guarantee a success.


例句:

1.我也要一砖一瓦地建造起自己的王国,因为我深知水滴石穿的道理,只要持之以恒,什么都可以做到。

2.别看我们现在很不强大,只要我们坚持努力,会水滴石穿,取得成功。

For example

1. I will build up my own kingdom step by step as I believe that shuǐ dī shí chuān (perseverance and continual effort guarantee a success). I will succeed in anything if I do it persistently.

2. We are not strong enough at this moment, but we will shuǐ dī shí chuān (hold on) to succeed as long as we never cease our effort.


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