A few weeks ago Marco and I were at a Dutch store called Big Bazar. One of the bins was full of tiles with sayings on them – who knows what culture had them first – translated into Dutch.
Ervaring is leren van je fouten. Sommige mensen hebben veel ervaring!
Experience is learning from your mistakes. Some people have a lot of experience!
Love is in the air… Jammer genoeg kan ik niet vliegen.
Love is in the air… Unfortunately I can’t fly.
(jammer genoeg = unfortunately/sadly/regrettably)