繁衍生息 live and multiply/reproduce
改朝换代 changes of dynasties
穷兵黩武 wantonly engage in military aggression; use all one’s armed might to indulge in wars of aggression
雅俗共赏 appeal to both refined and popular tastes
与日俱增 increase with each passing day, be steadily on the increase
极目远眺 look as far as the eye can see
按资排辈 to assign priority according to seniority
求同存异 seeking common ground while putting aside differences
流连忘返 linger on; be too delighted to leave
乐不思蜀 too delighted to be homesick
不屈节操 unyielding moral principle
赴汤蹈火 go through fire and water
殊死奋战 fight desperately; fight to death
可歌可泣 moved one to songs and tears
英勇卓绝 heroic and splendid
插科打诨 comic parts
精微深奥 profound and abstruse
博大精深 extensive and profound
源远流长 run a long history
天下为公 The world belongs to all the people.
天下兴亡 匹夫有责 Every man has a duty to his country.
预防为主 prevention first
综合治理 comprehensive control/management
全面推进 entire/all-round push-on
重点突破 breakthrough at key points
亲仁善邻 cordiality, benevolence and good neighborliness
和睦相处 living in harmony with others
强不凌弱 The strong should not oppress the weak and the rich should not bully the poor.
协和万邦 All nations live side by side in perfect harmony.
海纳百川 有容乃大 One should be as inclusive as the ocean, which is vast because it admits hundreds of rivers.
兼收并蓄 embrace everything that is useful
光阴似箭 Time flies like an arrow. /How time files!
吃苦耐劳 hard work and enduring hardship
勤俭持家 run the household industriously and frugally
尊师重教 respect teachers and attach importance to education
当务之急 urgent; imminent
不谋而合 coincide with
书香浓郁 academic/cultural atmosphere
充满活力 dynamic; vigorous
日新月异 change with each passing day
光芒四射 shining; brilliant
安居乐业 live and work happily and peacefully
万里尚为邻 Distance can never separate real friends.
携手前进 join hands
名列前茅 rank top