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 jiě líng hái xū xì líng rén, simplified 解铃还须系铃人)
- 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.
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