Goose feather sent from a thousand li away 千里送鹅毛

February 29, 2020

A small gift with a great meaning

 

 

 

 

    

Pinyin:  qiān lǐ sòng é máo

 

Exp:
- the gift in itself may be insignificant, but the goodwill is deep

- it's not the gift that counts, but the thought behind it

 

 

Extended version:


千里送鹅毛,礼轻情意重

qiān lǐ sòng é máo, lǐ qīng qíng yì zhòng

goose feather sent from afar, a light present with a weighty thought behind it

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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