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adage - definition and examples of adages in English
"Dictionaries (with a single exception) affirm in one way or another that an adage is a long-established saying; therefore the 'old' [in the expression 'old adage'] ...
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Wise Old Sayings and Quotes by Famous Authors - Quotes Quotations
Wise Old Sayings: a collection. Part of a special section on inspirational and motivational quotes. Also find lists, databases, and resources for quotes.
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You Can't Manage What You Don't Measure
You can't manage what you don't measure. It is an old management adage that is accurate today. Unless you measure something you don't know if it is getting ...
http://management.about.com/od/metrics/a/Measure2Manage.htm
10 Popular Horse Quotes Explained - Horses - About.com
This old saying is probably based on the belief that white hooves are weaker than dark and your white footed horse is prone to unsoundness due to wear and  ...
http://horses.about.com/od/understandinghorses/tp/horsequotations.htm
Retorting Proverbs. D.E. Marvin, comp. 1916. Curiosities in Proverbs
Used in answering the question, “How old are you? ... Commenting on the proverb, Alexander Hislop asks whether it “is not meant as a reply to one who may ...
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Common Redundancies (F-O) - Cut Redundant Expressions
off (of); (old) adage; (old) cliche; (old) custom; (old) proverb; (open) trench; open ( up); (oral) conversation; (originally) created; output (out of); (outside) in the yard ...
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Chiropractors: First Practice Location, location location location, old ...
Mar 5, 2007 ... location location location, old adage, center strip: Mike, First, congratulations on your plans to start your own office. The old adage, Location, ...
http://experts.about.com/q/Chiropractors-965/First-Practice-Location.htm
Behavior & Learning in School: Education:, old adage, student ...
May 3, 2005 ... old adage, student motivation, indirect reference: Hi Russ Thanks for your question. I cannot recall any hard research backing up this saying.
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Teaching Kids About Saying Sorry - Child Care - About.com
Teach Kids About the Reasons Behind Saying Sorry. Parents Should Use ... something wrong. Remember the old adage of, "I love you; just not your behavior! " ...
http://childcare.about.com/od/behaviors/qt/sorry.htm
Do Opposites Attract? - About.com Marriage
The old adage of opposites attract has some truth to it. All of us often look for someone to sort of complete ourselves. But then, we can begin to resent it. The key ...
http://marriage.about.com/cs/issues/a/opposites.htm
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