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一寸光阴一寸金,寸金难买寸光阴    Add to My Vocabulary

PinYin yī cùn guāng yīn yī cùn jīn , cùn jīn nán mǎi cùn guāng yīn    Simplified 一寸光阴一寸金,寸金难买寸光阴    Traditional 一寸光陰一寸金,寸金難買寸光陰
  1. lit. An interval of time is worth an ounce of gold, money cannot buy you time. (idiom)
  2. fig. Time is precious and must be treasured.

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