This is sometimes quoted as 'Two's company, three's a crowd.' Two friends often agree well on their own; but the presence of a third may lead to... Read more →
Proverbs containing the word None
'I'll do one of these days.' This means that you propose to do whatever it is later on. The result is that it is never done at all.... Read more →
Just as it is no use trying to get a person to see what he does not wish to see, so is it useless to persuade a person to hear what he does not... Read more →
It is no use trying to get a person to see what he does not wish to see, or to understand what he chooses not to understand, or to attract his... Read more →
You have to act boldly to win the girl you love, for Faint heart ne'er won fair lady.
Children, in particular, love to hear a story again, however many times they heard it before. ‘Mummy, please tell me the story of the girl who... Read more →