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23:47 Jan 12, 2003
German to English translations [PRO] Art/Literary
German term or phrase:Ich weiß Papier ist geduldig
Ich weiß Papier ist geduldig und darum habe ich unsere Foto-CD, ein Video und aktuelle Zeitungsportraits über ... beigelegt.
Yes, I eventually used " I realise that words aren't worth the paper they are written on " but this suggestion would also have fitted nicely and wouldn't have been quite so long winded. Thanks 4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer
Explanation: I don't know a good equivalent in English, but it means that you can write anything, but may have to provide proof to substantiate what you wrote. In this case photos and newspaper clippings.
Trudy Peters United States Local time: 08:11 Native speaker of: German, English PRO pts in pair: 3087