You can take a horse to the water, but you cannot make him drink

Submitted by nefret on Mon, 29/02/2016 - 13:45

Idiomatic translations of "You can take a horse to ..."

French
On ne saurait faire boire un âne qui n’a pas soif
German
Liebe duldet keinen Zwang
Russian
насильно мил не будешь
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Ukrainian
на милування нема силування
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Ukrainian
насильно не вблагаєш
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Meanings of "You can take a horse to ..."

English

You can explain your point of view to someone, but you can't make them believe you.

Explained by nutrishnnutrishn on Thu, 09/06/2016 - 00:01
Explained by nutrishnnutrishn
French

On ne saurait contraindre un têtu à faire ce qu’il n'a pas envie de faire.

Explained by GeheiligtGeheiligt on Mon, 29/02/2016 - 14:54
Explained by GeheiligtGeheiligt