英文諺語 Give someone an inch and he’ll take a yard

Give someone an inch and he’ll (she’ll) take a yard 小人得寸便進尺

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Be generous to someone and the person will demand even more. (Describes someone who will take advantage of you if you are even a little kind to him or her).

Examples

“I’m always wary about making concessions with these people. Give them an inch and they’ll take a mile.”

“If you let Mark borrow your tools for this weekend, he’ll wind up keeping them for years. Give an inch and he’ll take a mile. ”

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Give an inch

 

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Fortune favors the bold 天助勇者

Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration