Tag Archives: sayings

“up the bum of the whale” is a rather rude expression not to be used in polite company,

http://www.beginningwithi.com/2007/04/20/italian-idiom-and-sayings-add-your-own/

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There’s no eel so small but it hopes to become a whale.

German

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Age is no guarantee of maturity.

Lawana Blackwell

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THE MATURITY PRAYER

God, Grant me the maturity
to accept what I’m feeling
and the courage to correct
the actions that I took
that made me feel this way.             Dallas  B.

http://www.erikbohlin.net/Handouts/Recovery_sayings.htm

An addict has an uncanny sense of being able to be grandiose and have low self esteem at the same time.

http://www.erikbohlin.net/Handouts/Recovery_sayings.htm

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All sin tends to be addictive, and the terminal point of addiction is what is called damnation. – W.H. Auden

This was their third bar since Piccadilly and they were both agreed that the two of them were very drunk but had the capacity to get a good deal drunker yet.” ―

Kate Atkinson, Life After Life

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I’m on whiskey diet… I’ve lost three days already!

http://www.coolnsmart.com/alcohol_sayings/

When brothers agree, no fortress is so strong as their common life

– Antisthenes.

http://www.lotofquotes.com/brother_quotes_sayings_about_siblings/

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“Lies are a little fortress; inside them you can feel safe and powerful. Through your little fortress of lies you try to run your life and manipulate others. But the fortress needs walls, so you build some. These are the justifications for your lies. You know, like you are doing this to protect someone you love, to keep them from feeling pain. Whatever works, just so you feel okay about the lies.”

― Wm. Paul Young, The Shack: Where Tragedy Confronts Eternity