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三思而后缄口——名句欣赏(四十三)  

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1.      A diplomat is a man who thinks twice before he saying nothing. Frederick Sawyer

      外交官就是一个三思而后缄口的人。

2.      A diplomat is a person who can tell you to go to hell in such a way that you actually look forward to the trip. Caskie Stinnett, Out of the Red, 1960

      外交官就是这样一个人,他让你滚蛋/去地狱吧,而他的表达方式却居然让你很期盼那趟旅行。

3.      The chief distinction of a diplomat is that he can say no in such way that it sounds like yes. Lester Bowles Pearson, Canadian Prime Minister 1963-68

      外交官的主要特点就是他说“不”,说得能让你听起来像 “是”。

4.      I realize the car wasn’t having problems; the ground was having problems. Driver on the San Francisco-Oakland Bay bridge during the 1989 earthquake.

      我意识到车没有问题;地面在出问题。1989年地震时开车经过旧金山—奥克兰大桥的一位司机。

5.      JUDGE: You want a divorce on the grounds that your husband is careless about his appearance? WIFE: Yes, your honour—he hasn’t made one for three years. Anon.

      法官:你想离婚,理由是你丈夫不在意他的脸面?妻子:是的,先生——三年了他没露一次。

6.      For a while we pondered whether to take a vacation or get a divorce. We decided that a trip to Bermuda is over in two weeks, but a divorce is something you always have. Woody Allen, American actor, writer, comeian and director, nightclub act, 1960s

      好长一段时间我们在考虑,是去度假呢还是去离婚?我们决定了,去百慕大的旅行只剩两星期了,而离婚是随时都可以的。

7.      Many a man owes his success to his first wife an his second wife to hs success. Jim Backus, 1913-89, American actor

      很多男士把自己的成功归功于自己的第一任妻子,而把第二任妻子归功于自己的成功。

8.      The difference between divorce and legal separation is that a legal separation gives a husband time to hide his money. Johnny Carson, American chat-show host (Attrib.)

      离婚与合法分居的区别在于,合法分居给了丈夫藏钱的时间。

9.      You don’t know a woman till you’ve met her in court. Norman Mailer, 1923-2007, American novelist and essayist

   直到你在法庭上见到她时,你才了解一个女人。

10.   ERIC: My father was very disappointed when I was born. ERNIE: Why? Did he want a girl? ERIC: No, he wanted a divorce. Eric Morecambe and Ernie Wise, The Morecambe and Wise Joke Book, 1979

      埃里克:我出生时我爸爸感到希望落空了。埃尔尼:为什么?他想要个女孩?埃里克:不。他想离婚。

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