English translation of '守株待兔'
(shǒu zhū dài tù)
wait for good things to drop into one's lap
⇒ 没有人能靠守株待兔取得成功。(Méiyǒu rén néng kào shǒu zhū dài tù qǔdé chénggōng.)
Nobody succeeds by sitting around waiting for things to happen.
Translation of 守株待兔 from the Collins Chinese to English Dictionary