Poems about Life

人生的道路

張暢繁

只要你是活在世上的人,
你必須走自己的人生路程。
何時何地開始你不能作主。
何時結朿你也不能決定。

有些人生下來就行好運,
一開始就有好行的途徑。
有些人生不逢辰,
一開始就要歷盡艱辛。

差不多每一個人
都經歷過風風雨雨、閃電雷嗚。
中途會有不少冰凝雪結。
浪濤洶湧會阻礙你的前進。
但同時也有看不完的花開花落 ,
聼不盡的鳥叫蟲聲。

人生道路上的每一個行人,
不能全依靠他的好運。
有人從康莊的道路中走入绝境;
也有人從困境中見到柳暗花明。

滿載金銀不能帶給你快樂;
縱使你有萬頃良田也只能留給後人。
快樂的來源是精神的豐盛,
虛懷若谷和助人為樂的精神。


人生的路程是多麼短暫!
很快便過了大半生!
不要自怨自艾!
不要大叫不平!
不管你是才高八斗,不管你目不識丁,
不要做害人利己的事情。

人生最大的財富不是金銀財寶。
最大的財富是精神快樂、身體健康。
願你有一個美麗而豐滿的人生。
願你健康長壽、每天都樂而忘形!



快樂的來源是精神的豐盛,
虛懷若谷和助人為樂的精神。


The Road of Life

Tr.  E. C. Chang

In this world, as long as you are a living person,
You must walk on your own road of life to its destination.
When and where to begin your journey you can have no say.
Nor do you know in advance when will be your final day.

Some people were lucky to have been born in a rich family.
There is a flat and broad road for them to start their journey.
Some were born in the wrong time or in a very poor family.
They must begin their journey facing hardship and adversity.

Few people have not faced some stormy times in life.
Lightening and thundering may come and go at times.
In your journey, you may face ice and snow.
Surging waves may slow you down on the road.
But beautiful flowers will keep blooming for you.
The sound of birds and insects will accompany you.

On the road of life, no pedestrian
can just rely upon his good fortune.
Some get lost on the brightened highway and see the dead end.
Others get out of the narrow path and walk into the beautiful plain.

Tons of gold and silver cannot bring you happiness forever.
You cannot bring a thousand acres of land with you when your time is over.
Long-lasting happiness comes from the richness of your soul.
So be compassionate, helpful, simple, and humble.

The journey of life is so short and it will not continue forever.
Before you know it, your prime is gone and you will soon be a senior.
Don't complain and compare!
Don't yell out loud "it is not fair!"
It doesn't matter whether you are extremely talented or ignorant,
Don’t deliberately hurt other persons for some selfish reasons.

The greatest asset in life is not the accumulated wealth.
It is your spiritual happiness and your physical and mental health.
Wishing you a beautiful and rich life!
Let happiness and good health be with you all the time!


人生的道路

The Road of Life

只要你是活在世上的人,
你必須走自己的人生路程。
In this world, as long as you are a living person,
You must walk on your own road of life to its destination.

何時何地開始你不能作主。
何時結朿你也不能決定。
When and where to begin your journey you can have no say.
Nor do you know in advance when will be your final day.

有些人生下來就行好運,
一開始就有好行的途徑。
Some people were lucky to have been born in a rich family.
There is a flat and broad road for them to start their journey.

有些人生不逢辰,
一開始就要歷盡艱辛。
Some were born in the wrong time or in a very poor family.
They must begin their journey facing hardship and adversity.

差不多每一個人
都經歷過風風雨雨、閃電雷嗚。
Few people have not faced some stormy times in life.
Lightening and thundering may come and go at times.

中途會有不少冰凝雪結。
浪濤洶湧會阻礙你的前進。
In your journey, you may face ice and snow.
Surging waves may slow you down on the road.

但同時也有看不完的花開花落 ,
聼不盡的鳥叫蟲聲。
But beautiful flowers will keep blooming for you.
The sound of birds and insects will accompany you.

有人從康莊的道路中走入绝境;
也有人從困境中見到柳暗花明。
Some get lost on the brightened highway and see the dead end.
Others get out of the narrow path and walk into the beautiful plain.

満載金銀不能帶給你快樂;
縱使你有萬頃良田也只能留給後人。
Tons of gold and silver cannot bring you happiness forever.
You cannot bring a thousand acres of land with you when your time is over.


快樂的來源是精神的豐盛,
虛懷若谷和助人為樂的精神。
Long-lasting happiness comes from the richness of your soul.
So be compassionate, helpful, simple, and humble.

人生的路程是多麼短暫!
很快便過了大半生!
The journey of life is so short and it will not continue forever.
Before you know it, your prime is gone and you will soon be a senior.

不要自怨自艾!
不要大叫不平!
Don't complain and compare!
Don't yell out loud "it is not fair!"

不管你是才高八斗,不管你目不識丁,
不要做害人利己的事情。
It doesn't matter whether you are extremely talented or ignorant,
Don’t deliberately hurt other persons for some selfish reasons.

人生最大的財富不是金銀財寶。
最大的財富是精神快樂、身體健康。
The greatest asset in life is not the accumulated wealth.
It is your spiritual happiness and your physical and mental health.

願你有一個美麗而豐滿的人生。
願你健康長壽、每天都樂而忘形!
Wishing you a beautiful and rich life!
Let happiness and good health be with you all the time!

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