优胜劣败 The weakest goes to the wall.
声东击西 To look one way and row another.
脍炙人口 In everyone's mouth.
螳臂挡车 To kick against the pricks.
鞠躬尽瘁 To give the last measure of devotion.
聪明反被聪明误 To suffer for one's wisdom.
旧调重弹 To harp on the same string.
覆水难收 What's done cannot be undone.
转败为胜 To convert defeat into victory.
鞭长莫及 Beyond one's grasp.
严以责己宽以待人 To be svere with oneself and lenient with others.
铁石心肠 A heart of steel.
听天由命 To be guided by destiny.
骄者必败 Pride goes before a fall.
不战而屈人之兵 The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fight.