A little pot is soon hot. 人窮志短。

A little pot is soon hot. 人窮志短。

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解  釋 Explanation

人處於貧窮困苦之時,容易只顧眼前利益而喪失遠大的志向。
【例】他出身寒微,卻從不人窮志短,向別人搖尾乞憐。

英文解釋 A person small in stature or of mind is quickly made angry. A play on the idea that a little pot boils quickly because it cannot hold much water.
英文造句  Watch out when you deal with that little guy, Denny—he snaps at everyone and definitely lives up to the idea that a little pot is too soon hot!

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