秋風不比春意和 Autumn breeze never warmer than thoughts of spring.
菊香難勝牡丹紅 Fragrant chrysanthemums could hardly edge out the red red peonies.
蜉蝣夏日一嘆去Too soon a summer’s day end, mayflies gone like a sigh.
濃冬大雪賞寒梅 In the harshest winter, lusting after plum blossoms cold.
the autumnal stage of one’s life, nothing beats the warmth of youth. All achievements one had achieved are paled
in comparison to the vigor of youth.
Time flies too fast when having summer's fun. And as old age sets in, still yearning for
the beauties - cold and ruthless they are; their only interest are your cold
bloom best in the coldest conditions.
The four season flowers - peony, lotus, chrysanthemums, plum blossoms for spring, summer, autumn and winter.