Edgar Watson Howe (報紙編輯)

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“When a friend is in trouble, don’t annoy him by asking if there is anything you can do. Think up something appropriate and do it.”

— Edgar Watson Howe, Newspaper Editor

「當朋友有困難時,不要去問有沒有什麼你可以做的來惹惱他,想出一件合適的事然後去做。」– 愛德格‧豪 (報紙編輯)

  • annoy (v.) 是「惹惱,使生氣」,如:What annoyed her most was his lack of respect. (讓她最生氣的是他的缺乏尊重。)  appropriate (adj.) 是「合適的,適當的」,如:clothes appropriate for a job interview (適合工作面試的服裝)。
  • 愛德格‧豪 (1853-1937) 為美國小說家、雜誌及報社創辦人及編輯,他的社論文章以機智敏銳而聞名。

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