度日如年 dù rì rú nián Time seems to pass very slowly 十年树木,百年树人shí nián shù mù, bǎi nián shù rén Studying may be slow and arduous but is worth it 笑一笑,十年少xiào yī xiào, shí nián shào Happiness is the best cosmetic 学好三年,学坏三天xué hǎo sān nián, xué huài sān tiān Falling into bad ways is far easier than keeping to the good
The Chinese name for their own country is 中国zhōng guó meaning central country or middle kingdom based on the ancient belief that China was geographically and culturally the center of the known world. Read More
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