a bold attempt is half success. (勇敢的尝试是成功的一半。)
all things are difficult before they are easy. (凡事必先难后易。)[放弃投机取巧的幻想。]
better late than never. (迟做总比不做好;晚来总比不来好。)
constant dropping wears the stone. (滴水穿石。)
east or west, home is best. (东好西好，还是家里最好。)
god helps those who help themselves. (天助自助者。)
good company on the road is the shortest cut. (行路有良伴就是捷径。)
great hopes make great man. (伟大的理想造就伟大的人。)
misfortunes never come alone/single. (祸不单行。)
misfortunes tell us what fortune is. (不经灾祸不知福。)
one today is worth two tomorrows. (一个今天胜似两个明天。)
the tongue is boneless but it breaks bones. (舌无骨却能折断骨。)
truth never fears investigation. (事实从来不怕调查。)
two heads are better than one. (三个臭皮匠，顶个诸葛亮。)
有志者,事竟成.nothing is impossible to a willing heart./where there is a will there is a way.
千里之行,始于足下.the longest journey begins with the first step.
积少成多 every little helps.
满招损,谦受益.pride hurts, modesty benefits
世上唯有贫穷可以不劳而获.nothing is to be got without pain but poverty.
伟业非一日之功/冰冻三尺非一日之寒.rome was not built in a day.
一寸光阴一寸金,寸今难买寸光阴.lost years are worse than lost dollars.
自助者天助.god helps those who help themselves.
欲速则不达.more haste, less speed.
台上一分钟,台下十年功.one minute on the stage needs ten years practice off stage.
好的开端是成功的一半.well begun is half done.
酒好不怕巷子深.good wine needs no bush.
成功源于勤奋.industry is the parent of success.
英雄所见略同.great minds think alike.
熟能生巧.practice makes perfect.
静水流深.still waters run deep.
滴水穿石.little stone fell great oaks.
前事不忘,后事之师.the membrance of the past is the teacher of the future.
君子之交淡如水.a hedge between keeps friendship green.
机不可失,失不再来.take time while time is, for time will away.
集思广益.two heads are better than one.
未雨绸缪.provide for a rainy day.
真金不怕火炼.true blue will never strain.
必须相信自己,这是成功的秘诀.you have to believe in yourself. that''s the secret of success.
燕雀安知鸿鹄之志.a sparrow cannot understand the ambition of a swan.
身正不怕影子歪.a straight foot is not afraid of a crooked shoe.
天涯何处无芳草.there is plenty of fish in the sea.
大智若愚.cats hind their paws.
人不可貌相,海水不可斗量.judge not a book by its cover.(never judge from appearances.)
有情人终成眷属.all shall be well, jack shall have jill.
海内存知己,天涯若比邻.the world is but a little place, after all.
宁为鸡头,不为凤尾.it is better to be a head of dog than a tail of a lion..
良药苦口.a good medicine tastes bitter.
知识就是力量.knowledge is power.
金钱不是万能的.money is not everything.
时不我待.time and tide wait no man.
少壮不努力,老大徒伤悲.a young idler, an old beggar.
趁热打铁.strike while the iron is hot.
天生我才必有用.every man has his price.
看破生死的人能成大事.he who sees through life and death will meet with most success.
世上无难事,只要肯登攀.nothing is impossible to a willing heart.
入虎穴,焉得虎子.noting venture, noting gain.
不鸣则已,一鸣惊人.it never rains but it pours.
胜者为王,败者为寇.losers are always in the wrong.
谋事在人,成事在天.man proposes, god deposes.
众人拾柴火焰高.many hands make light work.
不经风雨,怎能见彩虹. no cross, no crown.
没有付出,就没有收获.no pain, no gain.
不进则退.not to advance is to go back.
志不强者智不达。 墨翟• 燕雀安知鸿鹄之志哉! 陈胜• 志当存高远。 诸葛亮求珍品，品味虽贵必不敢减物力;讲堂誉，炮制虽繁必不敢省人工。同仁堂里看诚信修合无人见，存心有天知。
a bold attempt is half success. (勇敢的尝试是成功的一半。)all things are difficult before they are easy. (凡事必先难后易。)[放弃投机取巧的幻想。]better late than never. (迟做总比不做好;晚来总比不来好。
once a devil, always a devil一次做魔鬼，永远是魔鬼。one flower makes no garland一朵花做不成一个花环。one foot is better than two crutches一只脚胜过两条拐仗。oppression maketh a wise man mad人处压迫下，聪明也会疯。
1、never say die.永不气馁!2、judge not from appearances.人不可貌相，海不可斗量。3、keep on going never give up.勇往直前， 决不放弃!4、whatever is worth doing is worth doing well....