- 喜新厌旧 [xǐ xīn yàn jiù]
- be fond of the new and tired of the old; abandon the old for the new; be fickle in one's affection; reject the old and crave for the new; tired of the old and fascinated by the new (lover); turn his [her] back on one lover to go with another; (a man) who would discard the old as soon as he had sth. new
You should not abandon the old for the new.
I shall not sack my computer.
I think I am nostalgic.and I am not fickle in one's affections.
A man took his wife to the Rodeo and one of the exhibits is that of breeding bulls.
People cast aside factories, villages, and even families in their pursuit of the new.
We tend to like novelty, which is one reason we set goals and makeresolutions in the first place, of course.
Who would have thought that there grass is always greener Xianjie matter, but that is to bear the brunt of the Jade Emperor.
Today everyone in the rich world has a washing machine, so people increasingly seek to advertise their hipness or virtue instead.
Books can be read cursorily, or chewed and digested.None will ever call you fickle-minded, and none will ever demand that you be constant in your affection.
I talked to some marketing professors, and they said it could be linked to the same reasons some people are early adapters of fashion or new technology or new car models.