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(no title)  ·  posted 2019 by Anonymous

I cannot think of a more outdated aphorism than this one. Please consider removing it from your collection, altogether! It isn't true, it isn't helpful, and could be harmful to many vulnerable females.

My Dad told me this one  ·  posted 2019 by Ganapathy

Brings back memories...

Very right!  ·  posted 2019 by AliciaMayson

Absolutely right - we should help other people and be kind and what-not, but never should we allow others to treat us poorly.

Lost  ·  posted 2018 by Alphabett

I cannot figure out how to find my own aphorism on this site. Help

Women &  ·  posted 2018 by deevee

Vive la difference, uh
watever!

Yes, more commonly  ·  posted 2018 by deevee

We all go to the school of hard knocks, we don't all learn much there.

Hypocrites  ·  posted 2018 by David Vineberg

(Sober )
Maybe self knowledge is wanted here? And who has that? Worse, wouldn't it be needed in abundance?

Reply  ·  posted 2018 by Yelena Hopper

thanks...

reply  ·  posted 2018 by danny

thanks

Comment.  ·  posted 2017 by Drasko Veselinovic

Good one. I like it.
Additional one: Chess is an interracial game.

aborigine  ·  posted 2017 by jimmy

nice post.

(no title)  ·  posted 2017 by Ulysses

Don't forget the rules for transplant of body parts. Everyone waits in a que, for a free donation, rich and poor alike. The surgeons will not operate on the rich man who has purchased his organ. That is not the rule in all countries.

Wow  ·  posted 2017 by Gabriella

I came here to have a good time and I'm honestly feeling so attached right now

(no title)  ·  posted 2017 by Ulysses

"If I say it three times, it is true" - Lewis Carroll or Carroll Lewis. I have heard this aphorism from a minister of government in 1975 and other important people, since then. The rain happens regularly; sickness, loss of job, mortgagees sale but it is not a great secret and there is insurance - used to be called "income protection insurance"

(no title)  ·  posted 2017 by Arthurok87

More like it

(no title)  ·  posted 2017 by Ulysses

They can't.
Two poor man; both starving; one steals, the other does not. No-one can say.
Not much evidence on what the superman of the world would do.

The snowflakes will never get it  ·  posted 2017 by J. Barnes

Rated fair? Put your life on the line and you will get it.

truth  ·  posted 2017 by Anonymous

(no title)  ·  posted 2017 by Anonymous

God is love.

(no title)  ·  posted 2017 by Ulysses

"...make fun of you."; I don't remember anything good on TV about that but about males being inapt in the sexual act, yes. See Australian TV series of the 2000 decade: PUBERTY BLUES. About 25 seconds in one episode.

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