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居安思危
Simplified 居安思危
Traditional 居安思危
Pin Yin
ju1 an1 si1 wei1
English
  • vigilance in peace time (成语 saw); while living in peace, make provisions for war
Examples:
1. 面对很不安宁的世界,面对艰巨繁重的任务,全党同志一定要增强忧患意识,居安思危
"In the face of a world that is far from being tranquil and the formidable tasks before us, all Party members must be mindful of the potential danger and stay prepared against adversities in times of peace."
2. 你的危言诤论,并不能叫小杜居安思危,反使得他决心去及时行乐,今夕有酒今夕醉!
All your preaching and theorizing runs off Tu Hsin-to like water off a duck's back-it just makes him all the more determined to enjoy himself while he can. `Tonight we have wine, so tonight we get drunk!'
3. 至于"居安思危"的口号,每年则只在全面防卫活动时才喊一喊。
Has the slogan of "be prepared for danger in times of peace" become something that we remind ourselves of only during the annual Total Defence activities?
4. 居安思危,最为保险。
He is most free from danger, who even when safe, is on guard.
5. 但是,我们必须居安思危
Nevertheless, we have to be alert to the challenges which lie ahead.
6. 居安思危的警号,此刻应该在人人心中亮起。
The alarm has been raised and everyone should now "be prepared for danger in times of peace".
7. 居安思危
The way to be safe is never to be secured .
8. 居安思危,思则有备,有备无患。
You should think of danger in time of peace. To think so can lead to preparation and preparation averts calamities.