Literally: The person who removes the bell (from the tiger's) neck must be the person who fastened the bell (around the tiger's neck).
解鈴還須繫鈴人 (traditional, Pinyin 解铃还须系铃人), simplified
- The only one who can fix the problem is the one who created the problem.
- "解鈴還須繫鈴人" (in Mandarin), Guoyu Cidian On-line Mandarin Dictionary (國語辭典). URL accessed on 2008-06-27.