Proverbs with :Y

شنبه 20 اسفند‌ماه سال 1390
  • "You are responsible for you."
  • "You can catch more flies with honey than with vinegar."
  • "You can lead (take) a horse to water but you can't make it drink."
    • See also Dorothy_Parker: "You can lead a horticulture, but you cannot make her think."
  • "You can't have it both ways."
  • "You can't have your cake and eat it too."
    • Possible Interpretation: You cannot enjoy two mutually-exclusive benefits of the same situation.
  • "You can't judge a book by its cover."
  • "You can't make an omelette without breaking eggs."
  • "You can't make a silk purse out of a sow's ear."
  • "You can't milk a cow with your hands in your pants."
  • "You can't run with the hare and hunt with the hounds."
  • "You can't teach an old dog new tricks."
  • "You can't teach grandma to suck eggs."
  • "You can't teach grandpa to suck eggs." What does it mean?
  • "You can't tell a book by its cover."
  • "You have to crawl before you can walk."
  • "You'll always miss 100% of the [basketball] shots you don't take."
  • "You need to bait the hook to catch the fish."
  • "You never know what you've got till it's gone."
  • "You scratch my back and I'll scratch yours."
  • "You will not rise to the occasion, you will default to the level of your training"
  • "You lose some... and you win some... and some you don't even bother to play".
  • "You can't grease a "pig" so many times that he can't be greased one more time."