William Allen White (報紙編輯)


“We all have weaknesses. But I have figured that others have put up with mine so tolerantly that I would be less than fair not to make a reasonable discount for theirs.”

— William Allen White, Newspaper Editor

「我們都有弱點,但是我想別人都容忍我的弱點,我對他們的弱點若沒有合理的打折就會不公平。」– 威廉‧懷特 (報紙編輯)

  • figure (v.) 想,認為。例:It was not worth the trouble, I figured. (它不值得這樣的麻煩,我想。) put up with 忍受,容忍。例:I’m not going to put up with that behavior any longer. (我不會再忍受那樣的行為。) tolerantly (adv.) 忍受地,接受地;tolerant (adj.)。例:tolerant of homosexuality (對同性戀的接受)。
  • 威廉‧懷特 (1868-1944) 為美國知名報紙編輯,政治人物、作家及「進步主義」運動領導者。


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