Search by Search ID or Tag or use the Advanced Search
"I'll give you an inch."
Tags:relationship, relationships, marriage, married, husband, husbands, wife, wives, spouse, spouses, couple, couples, men, man, woman, women, sayings, saying, expression, expressions, conversation, conversations, discussion, discussions, arguments, argue, arguing, dispute, disputes, give them and inch and they will take a mile, inches, miles, measurement
"The pile of cash we're sitting on… Where is it and who's sitting on it?"
"We have a certain spirit here, Cosgrove. We call it 'esprit de corporation'."
"Well, I guess the bubble has burst over at Phillips Rodny Associates."
Tags:metaphor, metaphors, burst your bubble, business, businesses, bubble, bubbles, fail, failure, failures, failing, failed, failed business, men, businessmen, businessman, bankrupt, bankruptcy, financial bubble, finance, finances, financial, space, outer space, expression, saying, expressions, sayings, debt, debts, liquidation, liquidated, liquidate, insolvent, insolvency
"Those who can't do teach others not to do."
"I though you said I should take the ball and slowly meander around with it."
Tags:analogy, analogies, business analogy, business analogies, football analogy, football analogies, incompetent, incompetence, bad employee, bad employees, take the ball and run with it, expression, expressions, misunderstanding, misunderstandings, underling, underlings, lazy, laziness, saying, sayings
"I thought it was only a metaphor when people said, 'My car died.' "
Jeffrey N.: The Guy who managed to get the lead out of his pants, but they were still the wrong pants.
Tags:saying, sayings, cliche, cliches, cliched, get the lead out of one's shoes, get the lead out of your shoes, get the lead out of your pants, get the lead out of one's pants, wrong pants, retro, 70s, seventies, 1970s, disappointed, disappointment, fail, failed, failing, hurry, hurrying, faster, fast, go faster, wrong pants
"We don't require you to suffer fools gladly, but it's very strongly encouraged."
"Saints preserve us! The boulevardier got another jaywalking ticket."
Tags:saints preserve us, god help us, saying, sayings, expression, expressions, prayer, prayers, pray, praying, plea, heavenly intervention, old age, old people, elderly, elder, elders, ageing, aging, retirement, retired, boulevardier, rich people, wealth, wealthy, rich, wealthy people, fashionable, socialite, socialites, men, man, woman, women, jaywalk, jaywalking, jaywalker, jaywalkers, ticket, traffic ticket, traffic law, traffic laws
"I hardly think it's fair that the 'coming home drunk at dawn bird' gets the worm."
"Truthfully, we don't know if he's going to rock on."
Tags:rock on, expression, expressions, saying, sayings, slang, pessimist, pessimists, pessimism, negative, negativity, well wisher, well wishers, farewell, farewells, goodbye, goodbyes, fatal injury, fatal injuries, fatal accident, fatal accidents, surgery, in surgery, surgeon, surgeons, operation, operations, operating, operating theater, operating theaters, operating room, operating rooms, operating theatre, operating theatres
"You may rush in."
Tags:fool, fools, fools rush in, fools rush, jester, jesters, joker, jokers, medieval, medieval times, royal, royalty, office, offices, business, businesses, businessman, businessmen, executive, executives, receptionist, receptionists, secretary, secretaries, word play, play on words, cliche, cliches, language, saying, sayings, expression, expressions
"Don't get secular with me, pal."
Tags:secular, secularism, secularize, secularizes, church, churches, religion, religious, threat, threats, threatening, state, separation, separation of church and state, cliche, saying, sayings, don't get, bar, drink, drinks, drinking, church and state, non religious, atheist, agnostic, agnosticism, atheism
As the crow flies cab co.
"Till now I always thought of the gravy train as a good thing."
An ostrich puts its head in cement shoes.
Tags:cement shoes, mobster, mobsters, mob hit, mob hits, dock, docks, mafia, mafia hit, mafia hits, killing, killer, killers, ostrich, ostriches, head in the sand, heads in the sand, denial, in denial, cliche, cliches, whacked, murder, murders, murdering, saying, sayings, expression, expressions, idiom, idioms
"I'm in way over my head"
Tags:toaster, toasters, appliance, appliances, kitchen appliance, kitchen appliances, robot, robots, advanced technology, technology, tech, robotics, mechanical engineering, mechanical engineer, mechanical engineers, electronics engineering, electronics, electronics engineer, electronics engineers, computer engineering, computer, computers, computer engineers, computer engineer, engineer, engineers, computer science, nerds, in over your head, in over my head, sayings, expressions, outdated, outmoded, intelligence, intelligent, imposter, imposters, imposter syndrome, impostor, impostors, impostor syndrome, self-worth, self-esteem, outclassed
"We'll need to vent your spleen."
Tags:anger, angry, expression, expressions, saying, sayings, play on words, word play, wordplay, doctor, doctors, md, mds, m.d.s, m.d., gp, gps, g.p.s, g.p., general practitioner, general practitioners, medical check up, medical check ups, clinic, clinics, doctors clinic, doctors clinics, doctor's clinic, doctor's clinics, hospital, hospitals, doctors appointment, doctors appointments, doctor's appointment, doctor's appointments, physician, physicians, vent your spleen, venting your spleen
"How can I tell him I'm not happy?"
Tags:pig, pigs, as happy as a pig, as happy as a pig in mud, pig in mud, not happy, unhappy, relationship, relationships, marriage, marriages, unhappy relationship, unhappy relationships, unhappy marriage, unhappy relationships, rolling in mud, idiom, idioms, phrases, common phrases, sayings, common sayings, pun, puns
Well, I'm not leaving.
"I actually did steal candy from a baby once. It was easy.''
"Well, I'll be - he cut and ran."