Panchatantra 五卷經選節

The wise indeed say : One, who interferes in other's work, surely comes to grief.
智者有言:管人閒事者必招來悲哀。

The wise indeed say : Only the brave succeed in life.
智者有言:只有有勇氣的人才會在生命裡有成功。

The wise indeed say : One should treat one and all, even the lowest with respect.
智者有言:人該尊重所有人,即使最低下者。(不分尊卑)

The wise indeed say : Do not be taken in by the sweet words of a swindler.
智者有言:不要被騙子的甜言蜜語迷倒。

The wise indeed say : Do not close your eyes to the impending danger due to greed.
智者有言:不要因貪心漏眼將發生的危險。

The wise indeed say : Even a very powerful enemy can be destroyed through deceit.
智者有言:即使強大無比的敵人也可透過瞞騙將他摧毀。

The wise indeed say : When things go wrong, coolly use your wit to overcome the situation.
智者有言:事情開了小差,冷靜地以你的智謀將情況克服。

The wise indeed say : The false promises of friends as well as strangers have no value. You end up paying for it.
智者有言:朋友及陌生人的虛假承諾毫無價值。最終要你埋數。

The wise indeed say : One, who treats his own people with scorn, shall surely suffer a bitter end.
智者有言:鄙視自己人民的人必受苦果。

The wise indeed say : Always be on guard when you in the company of wicked people. Don’t be taken in by their sweet words.
智者有言:當你和邪惡的人在一起時,要時刻保持警惕。不要被他們甜言蜜語吸引倒。

The wise indeed say : Do not underestimate the power of the timid.
智者有言:不要低估怯懦的力量。

The wise indeed say : Never fail to listen to the advice of your friends.
智者有言:永遠不要錯失聆聽你朋友的忠告。

The wise indeed say : Even the low and humble achieve results when they work together.
智者有言:最低下寒微的人工作一起時也會取得成果。

The wise indeed say : Spurn the company of the wicked else you will come to grief.
智者有言:摒棄損友,否則悲傷。

The wise indeed say : Never give advice unless you are asked for it.
智者有言:除非有人要求你提出建議,否則不要。

The wise indeed say : Give your advice only to those who deserve it else you will come to grief.
智者有言:建議只給予值得接受建議的人,否則帶來悲傷。

The wise indeed say : Avoid the company of the wicked or you will pay a heavy price for it.
智者有言:避免跟惡人一起,否則你將付出沉重代價。

The wise indeed say : the solution of the problem should not be worse than the problem itself. That is, while trying to solve the problem, you should not complicate the problem further.
智者有言:問題的解決方案不應該比問題本身更糟糕。 也就是說,在嘗試解決問題時,不應該進一步使問題複雜化。

The wise indeed say : Tit for tat' is the best policy in life.
智者有言:“針鋒相對”是生命的最好政策。

The wise indeed say : Beware of a foolish friend. He can cause you more harm than your enemy.
智者有言:小心愚蠢的朋友。 他可以比你的敵人更傷害你。

The wise indeed say : Better an intelligent enemy than a foolish friend.
智者有言:一個聰明的敵人比一個愚蠢的朋友更好。

The wise indeed say : Strike at the source of the enemy's power to destroy him.
智者有言:攻敵力量之源以摧之。

The wise indeed say : When someone offers you something that is too good to be true, don't be carried away by it - Think and analyze.
智者有言:受到好得難以置信的東西,不要受它影響 - 作出思考分析。

The wise indeed say : keep your counsel to yourself and thus stay away from trouble.
智者有言:不斷提醒自己,如此可遠離煩惱。

The wise indeed say : The weak must make use of all tactics to survive.
智者有言:弱者必要用儘一切計謀以換取生存。

The wise indeed say : Beware of a rascal who pretends to be holy.
智者有言:慎防裝作神聖的流氓。

The wise indeed say : Untruth spoken repeatedly appears to be truth.
智者有言:反覆的說的假真理從外來看似真理。

The wise indeed say : Greed crosses all borders of reasoning and ends in disaster.
智者有言:貪婪跨越一切理性界線,並且以災難告終。

The wise indeed say : Sometimes even you enemy can be beneficial to you.
智者有言:有時後,即使敵人也會為你帶來好處。

The wise indeed say : When thieves fall out, you stand to benefit.
智者有言:小偷露出馬腳時,你便得益。

The wise indeed say : When your enemies quarrel, you are the winner.
智者有言:當你的敵人爭吵時,你便是勝利者。

The wise indeed say : what is inborn can never change.
智者有言:江山易改,品性難易。

The wise indeed say : Check thoroughly even what seems to be impossible.
智者有言:徹底審查,儘管審查看來像不可能的事。

The wise indeed say : Use you tactics to protect yourself from destruction.
智者有言:用自己計謀,防衛自己受損。

The wise indeed say : Beware of deception from all quarters including your friends.
智者有言:從各方面警覺人的欺騙,包括你的朋友。

The wise indeed say : Fight your own battles else you will surely be destroyed.
智者有言:打自己的杖,否則必遭破壞。

The wise indeed say : Deception with sweet words succeeds beyond limit.
智者有言:甜言蜜語成功地把人無止境矇騙。

The wise indeed say : Continue being what you are else you pay for it.
智者有言:繼續做回自己,否則要付出代價。

The wise indeed say : Know the truth about yourself and act accordingly.
智者有言:真正認識自己,並以此採納行動。

The wise indeed say : Do not pretend to be what you are not.
智者有言:你不是那個,就不要假裝成那個。

The wise indeed say : A foolish person who refuses to follow a good advice surely comes to grief.
智者有言:拒絕跟隨良言忠告的愚人必會招來哀傷。

The wise indeed say : Bow before the mighty, throw something before the low and fight the equally powerful.
智者有言:在強者前鞠躬,在弱者前施與,在力量相當者前比試較量。

The wise indeed say : The outsiders may tolerate your lapses but not your own kith and kin.
智者有言:外人或會容忍你的失誤,但不容忍你親人及家屬的失誤。

The wise indeed say : Think hard and do not do anything in haste.
智者有言:任何事情都要努力思考,不要匆忙行事。(三思而後行)

The wise indeed say : Greed only brings misery.
智者有言:貪婪只會帶來痛苦。

The wise indeed say : Common sense is preferable to knowledge.
智者有言:常識比知識可取。

The wise indeed say : Empty knowledge brings ridicule.
智者有言:不實知識招人譏笑。

The wise indeed say : At the first hint of danger, act quickly to save yourself.
智者有言:第一次出現危機警號時便當迅速行動以拯救自己。

The wise indeed say : There is always a proper place and time for doing anything.
智者有言:做任何事情都有適當的地點和時間。

The wise indeed say : Greed surely brings disaster and destruction in the end.
智者有言:貪婪最終必招致災難和破壞。

The wise indeed say : Do your best but leave it to destiny.
智者有言:盡你所能,將結果留給命運。

The wise indeed say : Self-sacrifice is the highest stage of sacrifice.
智者有言:最高階段的犧牲是犧牲小我。

The wise indeed say : Action and destiny are two sides of a coin. Work with all your might but leave it to destiny. And stay happy and content.
智者有言:行動及命運是銀仔的兩面。 盡你所能,將結果留給命運, 並且保持快樂和滿足。

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