Posts Tagged 'adage'

100 Pieces of Advice From 100-Year-Olds

clint-eastwood-sMental_floss published an excellent collection of advice obtained from several centenarians about how to live a long life. My favorite is “Try not to eat anything that’s healthy. It’s true. I eat whatever I want. The secret to longevity is ice cream.”; of course that is contradicted by someone else with “Mind your own business, and don’t eat junk food.”

Read all 100 bits of wisdom HERE


16 Pairs Of Proverbs That Will Make You Question Everything

contradiction-sAn interesting post from BuzzFeed features pairs of old adages that contradict each other. Such as – “The pen is mightier than the sword.” vs “Actions speak louder than words.”

Check out all 16 pairs HERE


5 Pearls of Scottish Wisdom [pic]


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