Last modified on 19 January 2015, at 03:13

人外有人,天外有天

ChineseEdit

man; person; people
 
outside; in addition; foreign; external
 
to have; there is; there are; to exist; to be
man; person; people day; sky; heaven
 
outside; in addition; foreign; external
 
to have; there is; there are; to exist; to be
day; sky; heaven
simp. and trad.
(人外有人,天外有天)

EtymologyEdit

Literally: There are people beyond (this) person, and skies beyond (this) sky.

PronunciationEdit

ProverbEdit

人外有人,天外有天

  1. No matter how good you think you are, there is always someone out there that is better.