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Tattoo translation for "Time waits for no man"


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Need help translating this quote into Chinese for a tattoo. Either of them will do. Thanks


”Time waits for no man”

”Time does not wait for no man” 

 

 

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19 hours ago, Joshtr01 said:

”Time does not wait for no man” 

 

Is that good English? I don't think so. Probably not what you are really trying to say. Go with the first one, "Time waits for no man." It is part of "Time and tide wait for no man."

 

Here's a discussion of versions and origin theories: https://www.phrases.org.uk/meanings/time-and-tide-wait-for-no-one.html

And: https://grammarist.com/proverb/time-waits-for-no-man/

 

 

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