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phrases tattoo, short chinese proverbs

Tattoo phrases are short Chinese proverbs. They can be witty words, clever remarks, or Chinese idioms. Some are taken from poems or literature. Others are excerpts from moral lessons. Proverbs convey your desire, hope, dream, and even hardship. Compared to quotes, they are shorter and have simpler meanings. Typically, a proverb tattoo has 3 or 4 Chinese characters (symbols). The design looks sophisticated and many people find it attractive. The phrases are meaningful yet concise.

tattoo proverbs: ideas for meaningful phrases, wise words

Choose the favorite phrase from below (or give me your preferred expression. I can translate it to Chinese). Next, choose which calligraphy styles that you want for your tattoo proverb. Decide where to place the design. Since proverbs are short, they don't need a lot of space for placement. There are many meaningful words and Chinese phrases for encouragement, motivation, strength, and rememberance. Select the one that speaks your heart.

Examples of tattoo proverbs, meaningful phrases and words. The number of Chinese characters is indicated at the end.

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Meaningful quotes are great tattoo ideas. See this video.

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