It could be worse
Every cloud has a silver lining
It’s always darkest before the dawn
Cheer up, it’s not the end of the world (oh phew, because that may be a bad thing)
Always look on the bright sight of life…. (is that the light at the end of the tunnel?)
Laughter is the best medicine
When in doubt, consult your inner child
I used to think I had it bad because I had no shoes, then I met a man with no feet
Most of the mountains we have in life are ones we build ourselves.
ok.. enough for a bit
Have you thought about them much? Any idea how many there are? (no, I haven’t counted them… eleventeen I think or eleventy eight)
The definition is: A trite or overused expression or idea
wonders who wrote them all…. was a very busy person, there are so many.
Some are very good, they often make you think a bit, just before you stick out your tongue or smack someone with a wet sponge.
Some are funny too
If at first you don’t succeed, destroy all evidence that suggests you tried
Some make you ponder
La verité est toujours l’idée de tout le monde …… The Truth is always the idea of everyone
Life is so short, I want to experience as much as possible
Some are sad and beautiful
You’ll find your way to heaven, I’ll meet you when you are there
Most are redundant
I always knew that this could happen (wonders why we did it then)
The acorn doesn’t fall from the tree…. (not even in a strong wind?)
Airing the dirty laundry (blech.. don’t do that)
Some make me giggle
You can’t trade shoes with a barefoot monkey.
The first time you hear a good one, or one that fits a situation you are enamored with it. But how long before it becomes over used?
Do you wonder where they came from? example.. happy as a clam. They are happy? This one changed over time. The original was happy as a clam at high tide. Which makes more sense because they are safe from people wandering the beach with buckets.. looking for a yucky snack… seriously clams? blech.
Most times, though, cliche’s seem to annoy people, over used phrases that sort of fit a situation, but the person using them can’t offer a relevant opinion of their own.. so they prove the point. They are often ignored, or a raised eyebrow or sigh is the answer.
oh.. and stop using…. THAT’S WHAT SHE SAID (I am sure she didn’t even think it)
Well the water is boiling now.. so it is time to wrap this up.. and I was watching it too. See? Water boils when you watch….
Makes my tea and giggles.