Things never happen the same way twice.の意味や使い方を解説!英語で1日1フレーズ #332



今回のフレーズは「Things never happen the same way twice.」です。

「Things never happen the same way twice.」は、直訳すると「物事は二度と同じようには起こらない」となります。


例えば、以前に成功したビジネスモデルが、同じ手法で再度成功するとは限らないときに「Even if we succeeded once, things never happen the same way twice.(一度成功しても、同じことが二度と起こるとは限らない)」と言うことができます。また、スポーツの試合で以前勝利したチームが再戦で必ずしも勝てるとは限らないときに、「We won last time, but things never happen the same way twice.(前回は勝ったが、同じことが二度と起こるとは限らない)」と言うこともできます。

「Things never happen the same way twice」の背景には、古代ギリシャの哲学者ヘラクレイトス(紀元前500年頃)の考え方があります。ヘラクレイトスは「同じ川に二度入ることはできない」という有名な​​言葉を残しており、世界の絶え間ない変化を強調しました。このたとえは、川も人も常に変化しているため、同じ出来事をまったく同じように体験することは不可能であることを示しています。この言葉には、過去の成功や失敗に固執せず、常に新しい状況に適応する必要があるという教訓が含まれています。

まとめると、「Things never happen the same way twice.」は、物事が再び起こるとしても、その状況や結果は必ずしも同じではないことを伝えるフレーズです。このフレーズを使うことで、過去の経験に囚われず、新しい状況に適応する必要性を表現することができます。

この「Things never happen the same way twice.」を使って、同じことが二度と起こらそうな場面で活用してみてください。

Things never happen the same way twice.


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A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.
A blessing in disguise.
A dime a dozen.
A feather in one's cap.
A penny for your thoughts.
A penny saved is a penny earned.
A picture is worth a thousand words.
A watched pot never boils.
Add insult to injury.
All ears.
All is fair in love and war.
All thumbs.
As cool as a cucumber.
As high as a kite.
Back to square one.
Back to the drawing board.
Backseat driver.
Barking up the wrong tree.
Beat a dead horse.
Beat around the bush.
Beggars can't be choosers.
Better safe than sorry.
Birds of a feather flock together.
Bite off more than one can chew.
Bite the bullet.
Blood is thicker than water.
Break a leg.
Burn the midnight oil.
Call it a day.
Caught between a rock and a hard place.
Clean as a whistle.
Close, but no cigar.
Cost an arm and a leg.
Cut corners.
Cut to the chase.
Don't judge a book by its cover.
Early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
Easy come, easy go.
Every dog has its day.
Fish out of water.
Fit as a fiddle.
Fortune favors the bold.
From rags to riches.
Get a taste of one's own medicine.
Get one's act together.
Get out of hand.
Give it a shot.
Give someone the benefit of the doubt.
Give someone the cold shoulder.
Go the extra mile.
Hit the hay.
Hit the nail on the head.
Hit the road.
Hit the sack.
Hold your horses.
Honesty is the best policy.
If it ain't broke, don't fix it.
Ignorance is bliss.
In the blink of an eye.
In the heat of the moment.
In the twinkling of an eye.
It takes two to tango.
Jump on the bandwagon.
Jump the gun.
Jumping through hoops.
Jumping to conclusions.
Keep it under your hat.
Keep one's fingers crossed.
Keep your chin up.
Keep your eyes peeled.
Mind over matter.
On the ball.
Out of sight, out of mind.
Put a sock in it.
Success is a journey, not a destination.
The ball is in your court.
Under the weather.
Where there's a will, there's a way.