Last modified on 10 July 2014, at 06:43

塞翁失馬,焉知非福

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EtymologyEdit

Literally: When the old man from the frontier lost his horse, how could one have known that it would not be fortuitous?

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ProverbEdit

塞翁失馬焉知非福

  1. A setback may turn out to be a blessing in disguise.
  2. Every cloud has a silver lining.