English Idioms


Sayings that are worth saying

Wouldn't you say that there are sayings that are worth saying, either because they make you wiser, either because they improve your command of English, or because it passes the time?


This very thread is devoted to your favourite sayings.
Have your say ... with your best sayings.

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  • A quote from Ödön von Horvarth:
    Unfortunately not existing in English (Please correct me) only in German so I'll try to translate it approximately:


    Actually I'm quite different from what I seem to be, but I get round to it very seldom.
    (For experts in or lovers of Austrian-Hungarian German only: "Ich bin nämlich eigentlich ganz anders, aber ich komme nur so selten dazu."


    From Lucky bastard:
    Wouldn't you say that there are sayings that are worth saying, either because they make you wiser, either because they improve your command of English, or because it passes the time?


    This very thread is devoted to your favourite sayings.
    Have your say ... with your best sayings.


     
  • Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away." (Antoine de Saint-Exupery)

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