Thoughtful Thursday: Proverbs From Thailand

เข้าเมืองตาหลิ่วให้หลิ่วตาตาม

(kao muang dta lew hai lew dta dtam)

When you enter a town where people wink, wink as they do.  (When you are in Rome, do as the Romans do.)

A fitting proverb for our newly arrived students!  Remember – things here aren’t good or bad, just different.  Do your best to overcome your fears or worries and experience as much of the American way of life as you can!

English: Thai language Books (→ Thai literatur...

English: Thai language Books (→ Thai literature) 한국어: 타이어(태국어) 책 (→ 타이의 문학) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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