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"Those who can't do teach others not to do."
"Actually, 'Monkey see, monkey do' has served me quite well in this market."
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The Twelve Speech Writers
Tags:last supper, leonardo da vinci, renaissance art, speech writer, speech writers, speech writing, speech-writer, speech-writers, twelve disciples, 12 disciples, gospel, gospels, bible story, bible stories, new testament, religious beliefs, bible lesson, bible lessons, bible quote, bible quotes, bible teaching, bible teachings, proverb, proverbs, christian, christians, christianity
"Give a man a fish, he'll eat for a day. Teach a man to sue, and he'll eat for a lifetime."
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Big Fish Eat Little Fish
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Chewed gum returning to a gumball machine
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"Come on,Gelphin, every man has his price. How much for that hair of yours?"
Tags:business, businessman, businessmen, boss, bosses, executive, executives, exec, execs, manager, managers, management, office, offices, office life, employee, employees, worker, workers, hair, bald, balding, hair loss, alopecia, price, prices, toupee, toupees, wig, wigs, realistic, hairstyle, hairstyles, good hair, offer, offers, offering, money, bribery, bribe, bribes, inducement, inducing, inducements, every man has his price, proverb, proverbs, expression, expressions
First Robin of Spring
I don't look like much, but I'm going to inherit the earth.
"And this tattoo is an old English proverb."
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"If you lie down with pugs, you wake up with pugs."
'Better to have litigated and lost, than never to have litigated at all...'
"Speaking personally, I haven't had my day, and I've never met any dog who has."
W M. Beemers Adages
"At least we agree that buying a glass house was a lousy idea."
"For services rendered, I award you the Medal of Discretion, the better part of valor."
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"Nothing ventured, nothing exchanged."
"He's his own worst enemy."
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"I know I can't make you drink, but there's still an eight-dollar minimum."
Tags:animal, animals, horse, horses, restaurant, restaurants, eating out, dining out, waiter, waiters, server, servers, minimum, minimums, table, tables, diner, diners, customer, customers, nightclub, nightclubs, drink, drinks, drinking, service, charge, fee, fees, money, saying, sayings, expression, expressions, proverb, proverbs, cliche, cliches, wordplay, word play, lead a horse to water, can't make him drink
"Hello? Jack Anderson?"
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"I cried because I had no shoes, the I met a horse who had no hooves, and a turtle who had no smoking jacket, and I laughed, because of something funny I remembered."
The dogs bark, but the caravan moves on...
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'Though our dear friend kicked the bucket, let us remember to not cry over spilt milk for the grass is always greener on the other side.'
"Your Majesty, according to our study the shoe was lost for want of a nail, the horse was lost for want of a shoe, and the rider was lost for want of a horse, but the kingdom was lost because of overregulation."
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'...You can lead a man to the mall, but you can't make him shop.'