Tag Archives: tiger cub

Tiger ventured, tiger gained?

虎穴に入らずんば虎子を得ず (Koketsu ni irazumba koji wo ezu; “If you don’t go into a tiger’s lair you won’t get a tiger cub.”) Definition: Nothing ventured, nothing gained. You won’t succeed at anything special if you’re not willing to stick your neck … Continue reading

Posted in Japanese, Kotowaza | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments