Classic quotes of TV drama: A Beautiful Daughter-in-Law Era (媳妇的美好时代) episode 13/36

By | June 18, 2013

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A Beautiful Daughter-in-Law Era (媳妇的美好时代) is a Chinese emotional drama which talks about an ordinary family life in urban areas in China. The story involves two households connected by marriage and explores the contemporary urban family relationship, and the new concept of marriage among the young generation born in 1980s. It is necessary to learn that due to the high housing price and fact of overcrowded urban areas in China, living together with parents after marriage becomes a common problem for many young couples, thus the story is quite real life style in China reflecting people’s true feeling sensed in every day life. Let’s share some classic quotes found in this classic Chinese TV drama:

我这一脑袋,我十万个为什么。
I got tens of thousands of question marks in my head.

你就看他找什么样的女人,你就知道他是什么样的货色。
Look at the woman he finds, then you know what kind of man he is.

不自信的人才吃醋。
Only those unconfident will be jealous to others.

吃不穷,花不穷,算计不到就受穷。
One will not become rich because of eating and expenses, but because something is not considered.

小资就是什么都懂,什么都明白的女人。
Petit bourgeois are those women who know everything and understand anything.

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