More Proverbs…And Who Originally Said Them
|March 1, 2012||Posted by billyrob under pop culture||
“The grass is always greener on the other side.”
Terence McKnight, owner of a house across the street
from Yankee Stadium.
“If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it.”
Handyman Joseph Crown who also coined the phrase
“If it’s broke, fix it.”
“When one door shuts, another opens.”
Also handyman Joseph Crown.
He couldn’t fix this particular door problem.
So, they fired him.
“All roads lead to Rome.”
Giussepie Caldamente, disgraced Italian map maker
“Blood is thicker than water.”
Renowned scientist Kenneth Michaelson, who also was the first to prove “Mayonaise is thicker than ketchup.”
“A cat has nine lives.”
Paula Peters, who threw her cat out of a 12th-floor window 10 times.
“His eyes are bigger than his stomach.”
Some dude with really big eyes.
“If the shoe fits, wear it.”
“Jump out of the frying pan and into the fire.”
Doreen Santiago, creator of events for “The Chef Olympics”