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    Old Sayings

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    All's fair in love and war.

    All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy.

    Better late than never.

    Between a rock and a hard place.

    Birds of a feather flock together.

    Blood is thicker than water.

    The blind leading the blind.

    Curiosity killed the cat.

    Do as I say, not as I do.

    Don't count your chickens before they are hatched.

    From the frying pan into the fire.

    Don't put off until tomorrow what you can do today.

    The early bird catches the worm.

    Easier said than done.

    Every dog has his day.

    Experience is the best teacher.

    A Fool and his money are soon parted.

    A fish out of water.

    Fool me once, shame on you: fool me twice, shame on me.

    Forgive and forget.

    Go with the flow.

    God helps those who help themselves.

    Gone but not forgotten.

    The grass is always greener on the other side of the fence.

    Half a loaf is better than none.

    Has the cat got your tongue?

    Here today, gone tomorrow.

    Home is where the heart is.

    I need that like I need a hole in my head.

    I wasn't born yesterday.

    If it ain't broke, don't fix it.

    If wishes were fishes, we'd all have a fry.

    It's better to be safe than sorry.

    It runs in the family.

    It takes all kinds.

    It's a piece of cake.

    It's not the end of the world.

    It's the greatest thing since sliced bread.

    It's too good to be true.

    A little bird told me.

    Live and let live.

    Love is blind.

    Money doesn't grow on trees.

    The more the merrier.

    No news is good news.

    No pain, no gain.

    One good turn deserves another.

    One man's trash is another man's treasure.

    An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.

    A penny for your thoughts.

    A penny saved is a penny earned.

    Practice makes perfect.

    Practice what you preach.

    A rolling stone gathers no moss.

    Save for a rainy day.

    Sharp as a marble and twice as round.

    Sharp as a tack.

    Silence is golden.

    A stitch in time saves nine.

    That's the way the cookie crumbles.

    That's water under the bridge.

    There's a skeleton in the closet.

    There's more than one way to skin a cat.

    There's no fool like an old fool.

    Time heals all wounds.

    Too many cooks spoil the broth.

    A watched pot never boils.

    The way to a man's heart is through his stomach.

    What goes around, comes around.

    When it rains, it pours.

    When the cat's away, the mice will play.

    When the going gets tough, the tough get going.

    Where there's a will, there's a way.

    Where there's smoke, there's fire.

    A wolf in sheep's clothing.

    You can't teach an old dog new tricks.

    You've made your bed, now lie in it.

    It's time all old dogs die. Aren't you glad you're a pup?

    Wish in one hand, shit in the other.

    What's good for the goose is good for the gander.

    If you can't say something nice, don't say anything at all.

    Half a loaf is better than none.

    It takes good meat to make a good meal.

    You got that right!

    You've got to go by the feel.

    They're thick as mud.

    He's as rough as a cob.

    Sit down and take a load off.




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