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一樣米養百樣人

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ChineseEdit

 
one; single; a; (before verbs) as soon as, once; (before a noun) entire (family, etc.)
 
manner; pattern; way; appearance; shape
rice; meter
 
give birth; keep (pets); to support; to bring sb. up; to raise (pig, etc.)
hundred
 
manner; pattern; way; appearance; shape
man; person; people
trad. (一樣米養百樣人)
simp. (一样米养百样人)
Literally: “One kind of rice provides for one hundred kinds of people.”

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ProverbEdit

一樣米養百樣人

  1. Everybody thinks and acts a little differently.

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