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."
"You can't have it both ways." "You can't have your cake and eat it too."
- See also Dorothy_Parker: "You can lead a horticulture, but you cannot make her think."
"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."
- Possible Interpretation: You cannot enjoy two mutually-exclusive benefits of the same situation.