魚與熊掌不可兼得

MandarinEdit

simpl. 鱼与熊掌不可兼得
trad. 熊掌不可

EtymologyEdit

Literally: One cannot get fish and bear's paw at the same time.

ProverbEdit

魚與熊掌不可兼得 (traditional, Pinyin yú yǔ xióng zhǎng bù kě jiān dé, simplified 鱼与熊掌不可兼得)

  1. One can't have one's cake and eat it, too.

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Last modified on 26 March 2014, at 23:58