闻名不如见面 (聞名不如見面) wénmíng bùrú jiànmiàn

wénmíng bùrú jiànmiàn phrase knowing sb by their reputation can't compare to meeting them in person
Domain: Proverb 谚语
Notes: (CC-CEDICT '聞名不如見面')

Word is mentioned most frequently in

Truncated for common words

  • Scroll 9 Hong Zhi Chan Shi Guang Lu 宏智禪師廣錄 — count: 1
  • Scroll 1 Wumen's Gate 無門關 — count: 1 , has English translation
  • Scroll 2 Quotations from Chan Master Fayan 法演禪師語錄 — count: 1