Friday, January 10, 2014

Wise Sayings Jump Start

A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.

 A stitch in time saves nine.

 Don't let the cat out of the bag.

 Don't open a can of worms.

 He who rides a tiger can never dismount.

 Don't swap horses in the middle of the stream.

 Blood is thicker than water.

 Let a sleeping dog lie.

 If it ain't broke, don't fix it.

 Ain't never been a horse than ain't never been rode, and ain't never been a rider that ain't been throwed. (While we question the grammar, the idea has its merits.)

Take a saying, any saying. Look at it carefully. Got it? Okay, now use it to launch a new story thought, either on an existing story that's stuck in the mud or in a brand new one just waiting for your unique perspective!

Here are some more:

People who live in glass houses don't throw stones.

It wasn't raining when Noah built the ark.

A cat may look at a queen.

No copyrights here. Write on! (And on, and on, and on...)

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